The Personnel Department
Welcome to the City of Dothan Personnel Department website - where you will find information about our services, benefits, and employment opportunities with the City of Dothan, Alabama.
Created by Act Number 273 (PDF), Alabama Legislature, dated August 7, 1947, the Personnel Department operates under the supervision of the Citizens Supervisory Committee, a five-member Personnel Board, and a personnel director for the administration of the City of Dothan Civil Service System established by the Act.
In the 50-plus years since its creation, the Personnel Department's services have expanded to encompass a full spectrum of human resource functions. Today we administer the following centralized functions for a workforce of over 1,100 full- and part-time classified and unclassified employees: