Employment Opportunities

Employment Policy

All applicants will be given equal consideration for all positions with the City, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or disability. However, Hazelwood residents will be given preference over nonresidents for positions when all qualifications of the applicants are equal. Applicants shall not be relatives of elected City officials.

General Philosophy of City Employment

All employees work toward the same goal, to provide efficient and economical municipal services to the citizens of Hazelwood. This can be achieved by mutual employee cooperation. The City shall not discriminate against any employee because of his activities or membership in an employee union or employee advisory committee.

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The City of Hazelwood is seeking candidates for the Finance Director position.  The Finance Director is an administrative exempt position.  The purpose of this position is to supervise and perform financial accounting, record keeping and reporting, establish accounting systems and policies for treasury, taxation, budgeting and fiscal control, develop and maintain financial analyses, participate in the provision of effective strategic, financial and human resources planning.  Applicants shall have a Bachelor’s degree in  Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Public Administration or similar field.  Master’s degree in related field, CPA or CPFO preferred.  St. Louis County experience strongly preferred.  The employee will exercise considerable independence, initiative, professional skill and judgment.  The work is performed under the direction of the City Manager.

Resumes shall be submitted in a sealed envelope no later than June 30, 2017, to:  City of Hazelwood, Matt Zimmerman, City Manager, 415 Elm Grove Ln., Hazelwood, MO 63042 or by e-mail to mdzimmerman@hazelwoodmo.org.  Envelopes or e-mail subject line shall be marked “CONFIDENTIAL — Finance Director Application.”  To see full job description, click the link below.  The City of Hazelwood offers an excellent benefits package and salary is commensurate with experience.  Salary range is $96,511 – $117,267 (Actual Salary Depends On Qualifications – (DOQ).  Position is open until filled.


Click here to view and download copy of position description for the City of Hazelwood’s Finance Director


The City of Hazelwood is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.  Responsibilities include the ability to provide public safety services to the community with essential job functions of physical ability, communication skills, decision-making skills, and psychological and emotional stability.  The ability to work rotating shifts, weekends and holidays is required.  Excellent benefits include medical, vision and dental insurance.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employment provider.  Starting salary is $54,285 for appointments with POST certification.  Apply by close of business Fri., Jan. 13th, at City of Hazelwood, 415 Elm Grove Lane, Hazelwood, Mo. 63042, or you may e-mail an application to: applicants@hazelwoodmo.org.  An application MUST be completed for consideration.

Click here for more information on the minimum requirements, selection process, physical health/psychological evaluation, and probationary period


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