Careers 2018-04-12T12:39:27+00:00

You may click the job description to download a PDF version of the job application.

Please mail the completed application to:

City of Fort Payne

Attn: Human Resources

100 Alabama Ave NW, Fort Payne, AL 35967

Applications may also be dropped off at the above address from 8am – 4:30pm, Monday – Friday.

Current Openings

The City of Fort Payne, Alabama is recruiting for a highly qualified, experienced and innovative professional to lead the Parks & Recreation Department as the Parks & Recreation Director. This is an executive level position requiring potential candidates to possess good interpersonal and community relation skills along with the abilities to easily adapt to various situations within a challenging political environment, develop good team dynamics and promote internal staff development.  The successful candidate would plan, organize and manage day-to-day projects and activities of the Parks and Recreation department. In addition, candidate will administer and direct specialized operational functions and programs for a multi-disciplinary municipal Parks and Recreation system and provide executive level assistance in department policy, procedures and quality control.

Interested candidates may view the job description or download an application by clicking the links below:

Interested candidates who wish to apply for this position can do so by forwarding resume and application along with references to:


The City of Fort Payne

Attn: Human Resource Department

100 Alabama Ave. N

Fort Payne, Alabama 35967


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