Public Meetings and Notices


During the current public health crisis, the Personnel Board of Jefferson County desires to promote the health and safety of the general public, but is also aware of the critical nature of items slated for decision by the Three-Member Board. Please be advised that the Personnel Board will conduct the monthly meeting of the Three-Member Board at the time and date indicated below; however, over concern for public well-being and health, the meeting will be conducted virtually. The meeting will remain open to interested individuals and the public through the appropriate virtual access. For public health and safety reasons, in-person attendance will not be allowed.

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Attendance to the VIRTUAL MEETING can be accessed through Zoom meeting information presented below.

  • Join by computer or internet-enabled device:
    Meeting ID: 768 095 5182
  • Join by phone: 1-301-715-8592
    Meeting ID: 768 095 5182
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Important Notice: Personnel Board Operations During CORONAVIRUS Threat

Over concern for the well-being and health of the employees of the Merit System, as well as our communities and the general public, the Personnel Board is temporarily suspending direct customer and public contact activities to limit the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The Personnel Board physical offices will be closed to the public during this period; however, the Personnel Board will continue its operations and continue providing services remotely. Our staff will be available by email and by phone during normal business hours (8am to 5pm). Please visit our Contact Us page for contact information for our various departments. Updates regarding the Personnel Board operations will be provided on this website as information becomes available. We encourage you to take appropriate precautions to minimize the potential spread of COVID-19 and wish you all good health.

Personnel Board of Jefferson County

The Personnel Board of Jefferson County is an organization responsible for administering the civil service system (Merit System) for Jefferson County, Alabama. The Personnel Board of Jefferson County’s Merit System includes a wonderfully diverse set of seventeen city governments, ranging from smaller, community-minded towns to vibrant, bustling cities. Also included are the Jefferson County Commission and four county-wide agencies providing critical public services to our communities. The Merit System includes nearly 8000 employees from these 22 municipalities and government agencies who devote their efforts to serving the public. Employees within the Merit System work in a wide variety of exciting fields and meaningful professions, including careers ranging from public safety, city management and information technology, to public works, medical services and engineering, just to name a few. Through these meaningful careers our Merit System employees are making a difference in the communities that they serve.

Job opportunities abound throughout the municipalities and agencies within the Merit System; offering outstanding career potential, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits. For a listing of the cities and government agencies within the Personnel Board Merit System, click here. Individuals interested in establishing a career in one of the agencies within the Merit System can explore our many exciting opportunities at


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