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 9:30 a.m. every second Wednesday of the month at City Hall.

Board Members
Exp. Date
Mike Reese
Shannon Thomas
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: You may also complete your application and submit your background packets online by using the portal below. For questions, please contact: (256) 231-7760.


A background packet must be turned in with a Civil Service application. Applications and background packets may be submitted in person at City Hall (4309 McClellan Blvd, Anniston, AL 36206) or they may be submitted online by using the portal below:

  • 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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