Employment Services


The City of West Monroe strives to employ and retain the best possible candidates in order to provide quality services to the residents and visitors of our community. If you are interested in joining our team, please download the Employment Application and submit by either email or mail to the address provided.

Our Police and Fire Departments operate under Civil Service Board rules and all qualified applicants must pass both the relevant civil service exam as well as any physical fitness/agility test. Please visit the departmental pages to learn more about serving your community by becoming a law enforcement officer or firefighter.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City does not discriminate in its employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability, or on the basis of any other characteristics which are prohibited by law.

*NEW* West Ouachita Senior Center
MUST HAVE COMMERCIAL DRIVERS LICENSE! We are hiring a part-time (with potential for advancement) transit driver.  All applicants should have a CDL and appropriate experience. Must be punctual, dedicated and reliable. Send applications to City Hall or the WOSC at 1800 N 7th St. For more information, call (318) 324-1280.

*NEW* West Ouachita Senior Center
Part-time Receptionist - Bright personality needed for our reception area! Duties include but are not limited to answering phones, data entry, computer work (Microsoft Word), and giving tours of the facility. The best match for us will be responsible, detail-oriented and especially love working with the elderly. Send applications to City Hall or the WOSC at 1800 N 7th St. For more information, call (318) 324-1280.

West Monroe Police Department
The West Monroe Police Department is now hiring part-time communication officers. We are seeking responsible, motivated, multi-taskers that are twenty-one years of age or older. These individuals must be capable of working days or nights and any of the seven days of the week. If you are interested in becoming a member of the West Monroe Police Department, please contact (318) 396-2722.
Ike Hamilton Expo Center
Staff team member to help coordinate and set up Ike events.  As a team, and under the guidance of the manager the crew is charged with set up of events, assisting competitors and promoters during events, over all clean up and maintenance of buildings, grounds, and equipment.  Preferences given to candidate with light mechanical, electrical,and/or plumbing skills.  Familiarity of construction/heavy equipment (tractor, bobcat, forklift).  Approx. 32 hours per week.  Position requires flexibilty since the work schedule will vary based on booked events.  Wages and benefits based on experience.  Advancement possible.  May apply online or in person.  For more detailed information email:  rhatten@westmonroe.la.gov


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Employment Services Contact

2305 N. 7th Street
West Monroe, LA  71291
Attn: Employment Services