Welcome to the City of DeKalb Employment Page. Here you will find a list of current vacancies within the City and information on how to apply for open positions.

Application Process: 

Vacancies will be posted through our online job application system as positions become available. Applications and resumes are only accepted for current job openings.

If this is the first time you are applying through our online job application system, you will need to create an account including a Username and Password to store your profile information.

Current Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in a position that is not currently available, please complete a Job Interest Card to receive future notifications via email. 

Job Interest Card

Please click here to view the City's policy regarding the hiring of immediate family members of a current City employee, elected official, or appointed official prior to completing an application for employment.

The City adheres to the following:

Employee Rights Under the Family Medical Act (FMLA)
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)
E-Verify Poster – English & Spanish Versions

Right to Work – English & Spanish Versions

Employment FAQ:

Have any questions? Follow this link and see if one or more of your questions is answered.

Individuals needing assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the recruitment process should contact the Human Resources Department in advance at (815) 748-2300 or hr@cityofdekalb.com.

The City of DeKalb is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, disability, genetic information or background, religious affiliation, marital status, military status, order of protection status, arrest record, or any other legally protected status.