-we are hiring!-

First United Methodist is a vibrant family of faith in South East Alabama dedicated to making disciples and reaching the world. Check out the opportunities below!


General: The food service worker will help prepare and serve meals for daycare and other miscellaneous church events.

Job Type: Part-time

12 – 15 hours per week
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m
Wednesday evenings 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.

To apply via email, send your resume to: betty@fumcdothan.org


General: The music intern will serve as a chorister in the chancel choir and an assistant to the director of music for one ensemble in the music ministry department. This is a part-time position, averaging approximately five hours per week.



  1. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  2. Must be musically literate and be able to sing.
  3. Must have one year of experience in a music ensemble.


  1. Possession of bachelor’s or associate’s degree in music or a current student.
  2. Be able to play an instrument.
  3. Experience in vocal music, theater, dance, visual arts, and/or puppetry.

Job Duties:

  1. Sing in the chancel choir.
  2. Serve as assistant director and coordinator for one ensemble in the graded music program.
  3. Recruit and train participants and volunteers for the assigned ensemble.
  4. Conduct performances in church services and in the community as required.
  5. Assist with worship planning for the assigned ensemble.

To apply via email, send your resume to: erin@fumcdothan.org


Job Type: Full-time


  1. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  2. Must be at least 19 years of age.


  1. Previous experience in a childcare facility/previous experience in ministry
  2. Previous management experience

Job Duties:

  1. Manage day-to-day activities
  2. Open/Close the center
  3. Answer the telephone quickly and efficiently
  4. Answer any questions parents or employees may have
  5. Monitor students and teachers for progress
  6. Train, encourage, and mentor, teachers and staff
  7. Supervise employees

Applicants may send resumes to krysten@fumcdothan.org or bring them to the Weekday office, in person.


Job Type: Part-time and full-time positions available

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Preferred commercial cleaning experience
  • Dependable
  • Reliable transportation with a valid driver’s license
  • Able to work independently
  • Able to lift at least 50 pounds
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends
  • Ability to perform physical duties such as lifting and being on one’s feet much of the shift

Principal Duties:

  • Ensure FUMC maintains a high standard of cleanliness and a positive image
  • Clean and maintain floors, walls, windows, classrooms, restrooms, offices, worship spaces, stairwells, hallways, and other church areas as assigned
  • Perform light maintenance
  • Set up rooms and worship spaces in preparation for services, meetings, and other church events
  • Secure church building after services and other events
  • Assist with weddings and funerals
  • Inform Director of Buildings & Grounds of maintenance or repair needs and/or equipment servicing or reliability needs
  • Other opportunities assigned by the Director of Building & Grounds and Church Administrator
To apply via email, send your resume to: jobs@fumcdothan.org


  • Childcare: 1 year (Preferred)

    Job Description:

    Do you enjoy working with small children?

    If your answer to this question is “yes,” then the Children’s Team at FUMC Dothan needs you!

    Our Sunday and weekday evenings children’s ministry is looking for friendly and polite adults (18 and older) to assist in age-appropriate care for our children ages 6 weeks-3 years old. This would include feeding, changing diapers, escorting children to the bathroom, maintaining a safe environment, sitting with and cheerfully interacting with children through games, stories, play and prayer.

    Childcare hours include Sunday mornings and evenings as needed. You would also have the option to work during special events like Christmas, Easter, etc. Small group Bible study for adults is offered on Wednesday evenings. Childcare hours would also include these times.

    Job Type: Part-time