Current Job Openings

Civil Service Director

Vicki Hatfield
(865) 215-2106

400 Main St., Suite 569
Knoxville, TN 37902

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Equipment Operator I [PDF] - deadline 7/25/17
Assistant Recreation Program Specialist General [PDF] - deadline 8/4/17
Public Service Worker I [PDF] - deadline 8/11/17
Crossing Guard [PDF]
Recreation Intern [PDF]
Recreation Intern II [PDF]
Intern I [PDF]
Intern II [PDF]

The Online Application Tool is unavailable from 2 a.m. until 5 a.m. daily. Attempts to apply during this time will result in an inability to save and submit your application.


Office Support Coordinator [PDF] - deadline 7/27/17
Director of Operations and Safety [PDF] - deadline 8/6/17

The City of Knoxville offers an extensive benefits package to its employees. In addition to competitive salaries, the City offers annual salary increases of 2.5%. Employees can choose from several health plans, will receive a Vision Plan, and can also select optional Dental Insurance and Family Coverage. The City also offers a Pension plan and a Deferred Compensation plan for retirement, with a contribution match. Employees also receive Life Insurance, Longevity Benefits, Military Leave, Maternity Leave, Bereavement Leave, a Wellness Program, Employee Assistance Program, and offers a Long Term Disability Plan. Employees can earn 12 sick days per year and up to 24 vacation days, depending on length of service. City Employees also receive 9 paid holidays each year. The City also offers a Tuition Reimbursement Program. Other benefit information can be obtained by calling the Civil Service office or by visiting the Benefits page.

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? Need More Help? If you need assistance with the application process for any reason or need more information, please contact the Civil Service Office at 865-215-2106, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.