Lawrence County Government Employment Opportunities

Lawrece County will recruit, hire, train, and promote all persons without regard to race, color, religion, gender (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), age, national origin, marital status, Vietnam era or qualified special disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans and physical or mental disability (except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational qualification).

Lawrence County will ensure that all hiring decisions are in accordance with the principles of equal employment opportunity by imposing only valid selection requirements. This shall include, but not be limited to, the following areas: work assignments, employment, placement, promotion, demotion, or transfer; recruitment and recruitment advertising, referrals; layoff, recall, termination, training, educational and tuition assistance, social and recreational programs, wages, other forms of compensation and job requirements.

Human Resources does accept applications in person. They are located at 202 Deller Street Lawrenceburg, TN 38464. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., except on designated holidays.


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Title:  Part-Time Election Commission Deputy

Location:  Lawrenceburg, TN

Employer: Lawrence County Government


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Training in office administration, typing & computer skills
  • Ability to interact successfully with the public & good organizational skills

   Applications with a full job description can be requested at Election Commission Office. Applications will be accepted until November 1, 2017


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Title:  Part-Time Library Assistant

Location:  Lawrenceburg, TN

Employer: Lawrence County Government

Description: Should enjoy working with people and have excellent computer skills.  A full job description is available at the library.  Apply in person at 519 East Gaines Street.  Applications will be accepted until April 3rd.



Title: Patrol Deputy and Correctional Officer

Location:  Lawrenceburg, TN

Employer:  Sheriff's Department, Lawrence County Government


  • Patrol Deputy: Responsible for patrolling assigned areas in a police cruiser in search of suspicious activity such as prostitution, drug trafficking, speeding, driving under the influence, and other violations. Arrests violators, books them in prison, and testifies in court proceedings.
  • Correctional Officer: Maintain security within the institution and oversee the health and safety of staff and prisoners. Physically patrol and visually inspect units, yards, buildings, prisoners, prisoner property and clothing, etc, to ensure the welfare, safety and security.

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