Human Resources

Welcome from the City of Benton Human Resources Department.
We see ourselves as a service unit providing helpful information to prospective and current employees. Over the years, the leadership for the City of Benton has been mindful of competitive salaries for employees while maintaining above average benefits. Please check out the Employee Benefits Overview listed below. We pride ourselves in offering the opportunity to work locally and be involved in your community. We hope you will check our “Current Job Openings” often for unfilled positions and contact us through the link below if you need assistance.

Contact Us Form


The City of Benton is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, veteran's status, or disability. Furthermore, the city's commitment extends to all employment-related decisions and terms and conditions of employment, including job opportunities, training, promotions, pay, and benefits.

Title VI Complaint Process

Title VI Complaint Form 

Title VI Nondiscrimination Form

Applicants are required to submit a City of Benton application (original or legible copy) for each desired position. Applications must be received by the Human Resources Department by the closing date.

The City of Benton only accepts applications for currently posted positions.  All applications submitted for non-posted positions will be rejected.

Current Job Openings                                                                

City of Benton Application (PDF)                

Online Application                                                                                   

Employee Benefits

2023 Employee Benefits Overview                                          2024 Employee Benefits Overview

2023 City of Benton Benefit Booklet                                       2024 City of Benton Benefit Booklet 

2023 City of Benton Employee Handbook                            2024 City of Benton Employee Handbook 

Retirement Plan- 2011 Res 36 Adopting an Amended and Restated City of Benton Employees' Pension 

General Information
Phone Numbers
Emergencies: Dial 911
114 S East Street