Job Opportunities

The City of Pelham is supported by numerous departments. Each department is unique and important in its role to support the community. Departments include the following:
  • Administration (clerical support, accounting/financial support)
  • Court
  • Engineering (City Engineer)
  • Ballantrae Golf Club
  • Building Inspections and GIS
  • Revenue
  • Human Resources
  • Facilities Maintenance and Landscape
  • Library
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Pelham Civic Complex & Ice Arena
  • Public Works (laborers for maintenance and repair of streets and other community areas)
  • Garage (mechanics to support operation and maintenance of all city vehicles)
  • Police
  • Fire
Also included is the Pelham Water/Sewer organization, Pelham Racquet Club, Ballantrae Golf Club and Pelham Civic Complex and Ice Arena. These departments will inform Human Resources when employment opportunities are available.

Online Applications

We encourage you to complete an online application and submit it via email. We will retain your application on file for 60 days. (You may also forward a copy of your resume.) The City of Pelham ensures that all individuals have an equal opportunity for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, disability, or national origin. The City of Pelham is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is E-Verify compliant.

​Current Opportunities:


Development Services and Public Works
Plans Examiner

Civic Complex & Ice Arena
~ Part Time Job Opportunities


Events Set Up Crew

$9.00 per hour 
Employees set up and take down tables and chairs for special events.


$10.00 per hour plus tips
Employees prepare and serve a variety of foods, snacks, and drinks for ice skating and hockey events. A cash and credit card system will be used for all concession sales.
If you are looking for a part-time job with evening and weekend hours, please complete an online application below.


E-mail applications to

Ballantrae Golf Club

The City of Pelham is currently accepting applications for the full time position of Food & Beverage Manager for the Ballantrae Golf Club.  This job involves managing the Fireside Grill which includes but not limited to the following:   
  • Ensure compliance with all hygiene and safety legislation and requirements
  • Supervise and train part-time grill and beverage cart employees; maintain optimal functionality of grill area.  
  • Responsible for developing daily menus as well as tournament and event menus. 
  • Coordinate all events in the Fireside Grill area. 
  • Responsible for inventory, vendor interface for products, delivery, etc. 
  • May be responsible for opening and closing and nightly clean-up. 
  • Responsible for receipts, cash drawer, and daily balance of accounts.
High school diploma or GED required.  Three to five years supervisory experience preferred with organization skills, assigning and directing work, and addressing complaints and resolving problems.  Valid driver’s license and serve safe certification required.
Starting salary:  $31,059 to $38,179 - based on qualifications and experience.  The city also offers an excellent benefit package.  

Applicant must satisfactorily pass a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen after receiving conditional offer of employment.  Applications are available on this website and can be downloaded.  Completed applications and resumes may be emailed to or mailed to the City of Pelham, Human Resources,  P.O. Box 1419, Pelham, AL  35124 or dropped off at Pelham City Hall.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  

City of Pelham is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is E-Verify compliant.

Part-time up to 30 hours  a week. Rate of pay $7.50 an hour plus tips. Schedule = weekday/weekend mornings & afternoons. Must be 16 years of age with a valid driver’s license.

 Job duties include:
  •  Friendly customer service
  • Assisting golfers with their golf bags upon arrival and departure
  • Cleaning & restocking golf carts
  • Picking range balls up from the driving range


Part-time up to 30 hours  a week. Rate of pay $9 an hour plus tips. Schedule = weekday/weekend
mornings & afternoons. Must be 21 years of age with a valid driver’s license. 

Job duties include:
  • Friendly customer service
  • Cooking breakfast & lunch items
  • Operating a Point of Sale system
  • Grill cleanliness
  • Driving a beverage cart on the golf course
  • Sale of beverages & food to golfers