Human Resources

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Shelby County Government. We only accept applications through the online applicant management system.

All employees hired after September 1, 1986, must be residents of Shelby County and shall continue to reside in said county as a condition of their employment.

We only accept online applications for positions that are currently posted on the Shelby County Government website. Our online employment site allows applicants to easily search and apply for open positions.

All applications must be submitted before 11:59 p.m. by the closing date on our employment opportunities page. If you need assistance, please email

Shelby County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, disability, national origin, political affiliation, age or any other legally protected status. Shelby County Government participates in E-Verify, Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/H/V.

If special assistance is needed to complete the application process, please email Human Resources at 

For more information or to view a complete listing of current open positions, click here.

Current Opportunities:

  1. 2019 Temporary Medical Assistant Register [Closes December 20, 2019]
  2. 2019 Temporary Laborer Register [Closes December 20, 2019]
  3. 2019 Temporary Clerical Register [Closes December 20, 2019]
  4. 2019 Temporary Custodial Register [Closes December 20, 2019]
  5. 2019 Temporary/Appointed Register [closes December 20, 2019]