Job Opportunities

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Job Opportunities 2018-06-01T18:41:35+00:00

Hamblen County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Veterans Services Officer

Nature of Work:
This is responsible part time administrative work providing assistance to veterans and their dependents to ensure they receive needed services and benefits obtained as a result of service in the armed forces.  Activities associated with the position include interviewing veterans and/or their dependents to determine needed services, preparing formal claims, assisting with the appeals, maintaining files and related documentation and acting as an advocate for veterans and/or their dependents when necessary.

Necessary Requirements of Work:
Graduation from an accredited four hear high school; honorable discharge from the armed services; a minimum of one tour of active duty, thorough knowledge of veterans benefits and services; ability to interact successfully with veterans and their families; strong organizational and decision making skills; proficient computer skills or any equivalent combination of education and experience to provide the necessary knowledge abilities and skills to perform the job.

Necessary Special Requirements:
Possession of a valid Tennessee Driver’s license and the ability to be insured at standard vehicle liability rates
-Honorable discharge from the armed services and at least one tour of active duty.
-Ability to be certified by the State of Tennessee as: Veterans Service Officer
-Certified as Service Organization Representative by the US Department of Veterans Affairs

Persons interested in the position can mail their resumes to Hamblen County Commission c/o County Mayor’s Office at 511 West Second North Street. Application deadline is June 22, 2018.

Download Veterans Services Officer Job Description

Hamblen County Garbage Dept.

The Hamblen County Garbage Department is seeking applicants with a minimum Class B Commercial Driver’s License.  The position is full-time with benefits.  Please contact George Lawson at 423-586-3273 or obtain an application at 3373 Herbert Harville Drive, Morristown, TN  37813.


Employment Application for All General County Departments EXCEPT Sheriff’s Department/Jail 

Please submit application to the department you’re applying with.
Note: Please do not submit the general application for employment at the Hamblen County Sheriff’s Department or Jail. It will not be accepted.

Printable Employment Application

Hamblen County Sheriff’s Department/Jail Employment Application

Please submit this application when applying to the Hamblen County Sheriff’s Department/Jail. The application should be submitted to the Hamblen County Sheriff’s Department, 510 Allison Street, Morristown, TN 37814.

Sheriff’s Department and Jail Employment Application