Click below to download the appropriate application type:

General Employment Application (PDF Format)

General Employment Application (Word Format)

Columbus Police Department Application (Online) 

Columbus Fire Department Application (PDF Format)


Instructions for Applicants:

  1. Complete the application form and attach a resume and cover letter.
  2. Within the specified time, mail the application form to the physical address below, or email a copy to

Personnel Department
City Hall
123 Washington Street
Columbus, Indiana 47201

The City of Columbus is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Discrimination in employment because of race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, age, sex, or liability for service in the Armed Forces of the United States is prohibited by City Policy. In addition, the City employment policy requires compliance with national and state employment practices laws and regulations.