The City of Talladega, Alabama

Job Postings

City Manager


 The City of Talladega is located at the foothills of the Cheaha Mountains and home to the Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind, historic Talladega College, and the Talladega Superspeedway. Nestled in the heart of the city, you will find the oldest operating courthouse in the state of Alabama and get a glimpse of some of the most charming stores and restaurants Talladega has to offer. The Talladega Square offers a one-stop shop for everything from coffee and bagels, to menswear and unique gifts. The square is also home to the Historic Ritz Theatre. Restored in 1998, it attracts some of the best performers in our area.

 The City Manager is appointed by and serves a five-member City Council as the Cityís Chief Executive Officer. In this position, the City Manager is responsible for leading, directing, and coordinating the overall operation and administration of the City organization. Talladega has a 2018 budget of $25 million and over 200 employees.

 A masterís degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration or Business Administration, five years of professional and progressive work experience in a municipal government, and two years of management and supervisory experience is required. Must have familiarity with laws governing municipal operations, long-range strategic planning, and knowledge of sources and procedures to receive federal, state, and county grants for special projects. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and relationship-building skills are required. Benefits include a comprehensive benefits package, and a starting salary of $85,000, negotiable depending on experience. City residence is required within six months of employment. Please submit cover letter and resume to:


Ms. Tayler Drummond

Human Resources Director

255 South West St.

Talladega, AL 35160


Or you may submit online at City of Talladega is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

City Manager-Talladega-Jun2017.pdf

Construction and Maintenance Worker I                              Pay Range: $11.29 - $17.40

Under the immediate supervision of the Construction and Maintenance Crew Chief, the employee assists in the performance of moderately complex construction and maintenance activities dealing with the City's water and sewer systems. Employee performs routine manual labor in completing assigned projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED
  • One (1) year of work experience in the construction field, or any combination of education, training and experience that demonstrates the above listed knowledge, skills and abilities commensurate with the requirements of this job.
  • Possess a current and valid driver's license and be insurable
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Class B CDL
      Applications will be accepted until Friday, July 6th. Testing will be conducted at Talladega City Hall on Tuesday, July 10th at 10 a.m., and Thursday, July 12th at 4 p.m.
         Construction-Maintenance Worker I-Water-Sewer-Talladega-June 2017.docx