Lake City Human Resources Department

The City of Lake City hires professional, sworn personnel, clerical, technical, service, and managerial staff. For information on employment opportunities with the City of Lake City and how to apply for a job please contact the City Hall at 404-366-8080.

The City requires an application to be filled out for any open position. Cover letters and resumes are also accepted for available positions but not in place of an application.

Resumes and cover letters should include:

  • Education History
  • Employment History (including any job-related military service) for minimum 10 years
  • Computer Skills
  • Certifications
  • Other Special Skills

Please submit resumes along with a cover letter identifying the specific position(s) for which you are applying via mail or in person at the Lake City Municipal Hall.

City of Lake City
5455 Jonesboro Road
Lake City, GA 30260
Phone 404-366-8080

The City of Lake City is an equal opportunity employer and we consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or disability, or any other legally protected status.

Human Resources Director Tonya Tripp

City Treasurer Tonya Tripp serves as the Finance Officer and Human Resources Manager for Lake City. Mrs. Tripp was initially employed by Lake City as Court Clerk in 1997.

In 1999, the city's bookkeeper retired and she was asked to fill that position. In her current position she is responsible for Accounts Payable, Property Taxes, Sanitation billing, Human Resources; including Payroll, and all other financial reporting to include annual audits.

Before Tonya came to work for Lake City she worked briefly as a Community Services Coordinator with Professional Probation Services in Jonesboro and prior to that was a Police/Fire/EMS Dispatcher with the City of Morrow for three years.

Tonya attended Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi for two years and then graduated from Georgia State University in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice.