Job Opportunities

Notice of Policy

The City of Lexington, including the utility divisions, accept applications for employment as vacancies occur within the departments.  Job opportunities will be posted on this site and with local media outlets prior to initiation of the hiring process. Applications for employment will be made available at that time. The City of Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Lexington Police Department

The Lexington Police Department accepts applications on a continuous basis and retains those applications for six months.



Lexington Utilities, Waste Water


Lexington Utilities is now accepting applications for the position of Equipment Operator, Waste Water.  This position is responsible for operating a variety of construction machinery for utility construction, maintenance and/or tasks.  Prior experience in equipment operation is mandatory.


Applications with a detailed job description for this position are available at the Lexington Utilities office, 54 Monroe Avenue, during regular office hours, 7 A.M. until 5 P.M., Monday through Friday.


Minimum qualifications are:


  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Valid Tennessee driver’s license, CDL preferred.
  • Must be a resident of Henderson County.
  • Knowledge of practices used in the operation of assigned equipment.
  • Experienced in the operation of assigned equipment or equivalent training and certification.
  • Physical condition shall not impair performance of the required duties of the job.
  • Shall pass a drug screen and physical exam.


Completed applications must be received by 5:00 P.M. on February 23 at Lexington Utilities, 54 Monroe Avenue.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.


Applicants will be notified by phone of interview schedule.


Lexington Utilities is an equal opportunity employer.


The City of Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer








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