City of Zachary

Job Postings


Job Opening

Full-time clerical position available in the Civil Division at Zachary City Court.  Legal clerical and computer experience required.  Email resume to


Job Opening

Accountant II

Must possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in accounting, finance, or business-related field plus two years of experience in accounting, or eight years’ experience directly relating to the job duties and responsibilities.

Job duties include:
Performs accounts payable, accounts receivable, and other accounting functions according to established procedures.  Processes and verifies accurate payment of all legitimate invoices on a timely basis.  Maintains customer accounts daily.  Prepares information and journals necessary to produce financial statements.  Maintains and verifies daily bank balance.  Assists Accountant III and Chief Financial Officer in the preparation of reports and fiscal year-end audit.  Performs other related duties as assigned by Accountant III or Chief Financial Officer.

Applications may be obtained from Human Resources in City Hall at 4700 Main Street from 7am-5:30pm Monday thru Thursday or online at  Completed applications must be received by Ashlee Pratt at the above address by March 28, 2019.


Posting Notice for A COMPETITIVE Job Opening

Laborer I

Job Summary:
Performs manual, unskilled labor following basic routines directed by an immediate supervisor during maintenance of municipal services and facilities.

Essential duties and responsibilities:
Changes water and gas meters.  Repairs water, gas and sewer leaks.  Installs water, gas and sewer taps.  Assist in laying of pipe, pouring concrete, patching potholes, installing traffic signs, cutting grass, trash removal or any other duties assigned by a Utilities Director, Utility Foreman or Crew Chief.

Qualifications/Education Required:
High school graduate or equivalent.  Valid Louisiana Driver’s License required.

Other Skills and Abilities Required:
Must be able to follow oral instructions from supervisors.  Must be able to obtain, within a specified time period, and retain certain federally-required certificates relating to public works and utilities.

Physical Requirements:
Must be in good physical condition.  Must be able to handle physical labor.  Requires regular standing or walking, and lifting.

Applications may be obtained from City Hall at 4700 Main Street from 7:00 am-5:30 pm Monday-Thursday or on our website  All applicants must be 18 years of age and submit with their application a copy of a valid LA driver’s license and high school diploma or certificate of equivalency to qualify for the position.

Completed applications must be received by Ashlee Pratt at the above address by March 21, 2019.