Job Opportunities

The City of Pelham is supported by numerous departments. Each department is unique and important in its role to support the community. Departments include the following: Administration (clerical support, accounting/financial support), Court, Engineering (City Engineer), Building Inspections & GIS, Revenue, Human Resources, Facilities Maintenance & Landscape, Library, Parks & Recreation, Public Works (laborers for maintenance and repair of streets and other community areas), and Garage (mechanics to support operation and maintenance of all city vehicles), Police, and Fire. Also included is the Pelham Water/Sewer organization, Pelham Racquet Club, Ballantrae Golf Club and Pelham Civic Complex & Ice Arena. These departments will inform Human Resources when employment opportunities are available. We encourage you to complete an on-line application and e-mail to: We will retain your application on file for sixty days. (You may also forward a copy of your resume.) The City of Pelham ensures that all individuals have an equal opportunity for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, disability, or national origin. The City of Pelham is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is E-Verify compliant.

Current Opportunities: 


The City of Pelham is currently accepting applications for the full time position of Administrative Accounting Support for the Pelham Civic Complex & Ice Arena.   This position is responsible as the first point of contact for the Pelham Civic Complex and Ice Arena by greeting customers and clients either in person at the facilities or on the phone; takes reservations for birthday parties and other group activities at the Complex.  Operate point of sale system; petty cash; deposits; closing shift.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities, include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for opening safe; counting petty cash; money bags from point of sale registers; prepare deposits & reconcile.  Operate point of sale system.
  • Responsible for closing shift and resolving any problems;
  • Schedule all birthday parties and other activities which will include ordering food, soft drinks, etc.  Follow-up confirmations; assist in set up when required.
  • Assist or monitor large events in Main Arena or Banquet Hall, when required.
  • (Complete job description available upon request)


Previous sales knowledge, customer service skills, general bookkeeping /accounting skills.  Must maintain valid driver license.

Applicant must satisfactorily pass a Background Investigation and pre-employment drug screen after receiving conditional offer of employment.  Applications are available on this website and can be downloaded.  Completed applications and resumes may be emailed to or mailed to the City of Pelham, Human Resources, at P.O. Box 1419, Pelham, AL  35124 or dropped off at Pelham City Hall.  Final date to submit applications and resumes is Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

Salary and benefits beginning at $30,700.00, depending on experience, education, and other training.

City of Pelham is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is E-Verify compliant.



Police Officer/Dispatcher Pre-Employment Application

Fire Department Pre-Employment Application

The City of Pelham participates in E-Verify, in compliance with a federal law to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.