The City of Portland recruits for five departments which consist of Public Safety (Police, Fire and Animal), Administration, Parks and Recreation, Codes and Planning, and Public Works (Streets, Solid Waste, Gas, Water Distribution, Water Treatment Plant, Wastewater Collection, Wastewater Treatment Plant, and Meter Readers). We strive to be the employer of choice through our commitment to recruiting and retaining an exceptional workforce. Individuals interested in working for the City of Portland should download a City of Portland Job Application (click here). Applications may also be obtained  at City Hall, 100 South Russell Street, Portland, TN 37148.

Completed applications will be Accepted @ Portland City Hall 

only when there is an Advertised Job Opening: (See below)

100 South Russell Street // Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m



Director of Airport Operations   Deadline to apply: September 26, 2014

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 Solid Waste Driver (CDL License required)  Deadline to apply: September 26, 2014

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Office of the Mayor
Portland City Hall
100 South Russell Street
Portland, Tennessee 37148

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Kenneth Wilber- Mayor