Career Opportunities

At the City of Duluth, we strive to find employees with a strong work ethic and excellent communication skills with our citizens, co-workers, and supervisors. Our workforce is highly driven by quality customer service to make our city a world class government.

Applicants may have rights under Federal Employment Laws.

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) 
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

The City of Duluth is currently under a hiring freeze, except for essential public safety employees. We will continue to recruit for open positions by posting them on this page.


To apply for positions listed below, submit a fully completed job application with copies of all required documents (resume and documentation of your highest level of education) to Human Resources located at City Hall, in-person, electronically by email to, or by mail: 
City of Duluth
Attn: Human Resources
3167 Main Street
Duluth, GA 30096

*We do not accept faxed copies of applications, resumes, or other application materials.
*Our General Job Application is a PDF form. Download Adobe Reader for free to fill it out as a fillable form.
*Positions are updated regularly. If you see the position posted below, then we are still accepting applications.


To apply for police positions listed below, turn in a fully completed police department job application along with required documents to Major Hunter at the Public Safety Building, or by mail to:
Duluth Police Department
Attn: Major Mark Hunter
3276 Buford Hwy
Duluth, GA 30096
*Police job applications need original signatures and the raised notary stamp. Therefore, we cannot accept electronic copies of these.

Job Title: Communications Officer
Department: Police Dispatch
Job Status: Full-Time with comprehensive fringe-benefit package
Hiring Range: $18.00 to $19.89 per hour ($37,440 - $41,371)
Questions? Contact Major Mark Hunter  at 678-512-3710 or 
Open until filled, may close at any time
Communications Officer Job Posting.pdf
Communications Officer Job Description.pdf
Police Job Application.pdf (required)
Supplemental Questionnaire.pdf (required)

Job Title: Police Officer
Department: Police Uniform
Job Status: Full-Time with comprehensive fringe-benefit package
Hiring Range: $21.86 - $24.16 per hour ($45,469 - $50,253 annualized; Grade 23)
Hiring Incentive: $3,000 bonus for certified officers, $1,500 of which will be paid out after the completion and passing of field training and the other $1,500 of which will be given after a year of employment
Questions? Contact Major Mark Hunter  at 678-512-3710 or
Open until filled, may close at any time
Police Officer Job Posting.pdf
Police Officer Job Description.pdf
Police Job Application.pdf (required)

Recreation Program Coordinator, closed 7/1/20
Maintenance Worker, closed 6-25-20 (position eliminated)
Festival Center Coordinator, closed 6-24-20 (position eliminated)
Summer Day Camp Counselor, closed 4-2-20
Planner-GIS, closed 3-10-20

The City of Duluth is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City will conform with all applicable local, state, and federal laws concerning employment and will not illegally discriminate with regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, genetic information or other legally protected status or classification, except where mandated or permitted by law as a bona fide occupational qualification.

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We Participate in E-Verify
Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. We participate in E-Verify (Employment Verification). We will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from your DHS Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. If we cannot confirm that you are authorized to work, we will provide you written instructions and an opportunity to contact SSA and/or DHS.
E-Verify Company ID Number: 139745
Date of Memorandum of Understanding: 7/28/2008
E-Verify Poster: English or Spanish
Right-to-Work Poster: English or Spanish
SAVE Affidavit
Georgia Security and Immigration Compliance Act
Contract Affidavit and Agreement

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