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Anniston Civil Service Board

Police and Fire Fighters are hired through the Civil Service board. For information on applying to be a Police Officer or Fire Fighter, please review the information found below on this page. 

The Civil Service Board meets at 8 a.m. every second Thursday of the month.

Board Members
Exp. Date
Mike Reese
Martha Buttram
Herbert Palmore

Candidates for Anniston Police and Fire Department positions must submit a completed Anniston Civil Service Application with a copy of a high school diploma or GED and valid driver’s license to the Anniston Civil Service Board. Please, submit applications and background packets to Heather Stephens at: For questions, please contact: (256) 231-7760.


A background packet must be turned in with a Civil Service application:

  • Click here for an Application.
  • Click here for a Firefighter Background packet.
  • Click here for a Police Officer/Corrections Officer Background packet.


Heather Stephens, Secretary
4309 McClellan Boulevard
Anniston, AL  36206
(256) 231-7760

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