The City of Emerson is currently accepting applications for a full-time position:

Deputy City Clerk

This position performs a wide variety of general clerical duties in support of departmental and City activities including filing, answering calls, taking messages, delivering accurate and timely daily customer service by interacting with citizens regarding services, handling cash, taking payments for various municipal services, assisting with water and sewer utility billing along with other duties as assigned.

MUST HAVE PRIOR OFFICE / CLERICAL EXPERIENCE.  Previous general accounting or accounts payable experience is preferred.  Must have a valid Georgia Driver’s License, a high school diploma or equivalent.  Must have prior experience using Microsoft Word and Excel.  Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs.  Must be able to manage multiple jobs and tasks. Drug Test and Background check will be performed upon employment.

Salary is $13.67 per hour ($14.o8 per hour after satisfactory completion of six-month probationary period).

To Apply for the Position

Applications will be received at Emerson City Hall between the hours of 8 am – 5 pm, via email to rswords@emersoncityhall.com or fax (770) 606-1731.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Applications can be downloaded here.


The City of Emerson provides equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law, in all personnel actions.