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Oct. 23rd, 2016

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We are keenly aware that information about our area's employment opportunities is key to your family moving to Dothan.

Excellent local jobs are available especially in government/aviation, education, non-profits, finance, healthcare, hospitality/tourism, manufacturing, and technology.

Here's several "hot jobs" currently under recruitment.

> Planner I ($53,200) City of Dothan
> Business Reporter Dothan Eagle
> Assistant/Associate Professor Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
> Systems Analyst Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
> Project Manager Commercial Jet
> Director of Quality and Safety Commercial Jet
> Training Management Information System Lead CAE
> Instructional System Designer CAE
> Training System Support Group Leader CAE
> Task Force Director of Sales LBA Hospitality
> HR Generalist LBA Hospitality
> Primary Care Physician (up to $215,000) Veterans Affairs
> Staff Psychologist Outpatient (up to $109,781) Veterans Affairs
> Chief Medical Officer (up to $230,000) Veterans Affairs
> Pharmacist (up to $151,680) Fort Rucker, U.S. Army Medical Command
> Elementary Art Teacher (up to $113,977) Fort Rucker, DoD Education
> Principal (up to $146,416) Fort Rucker, DoD Education
> Assistant Principal (up tp $128,700) Fort Rucker, DoD Eduication
> Elementary Principal K-6 Dale County Board of Education - Newton Elementary School
> Fourth Grade Teacher Dothan City Schools - Cloverdale Elementary School
> Mathematics Teacher Dothan City Schools - Northview High School
> Counselor of Student Success Troy University, Dothan
> Admissions Counselor Troy University, Dothan
> Intern Supervisor, Teacher Education Program Troy University, Dothan
> Adjunct Instructors Troy University, Dothan
> Advisor, Talent Search (up to $52,374) Wallace Community College
> Regional Director, Office of Field Services (up to $80,761) Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind
> Senior Analyst Georgia Pacific
> VMO (Public Health) (up to $92,316) USDA
> Food Inspector (up to $52,043) USDA
> Branch Manager Regions Bank

And, for immediate one-click access to the area's sixty-two largest employers' job postings web pages, Click here.

What's New?

October 17, 2016

October 17, 2016

New Year, New Goals

September 29, 2016
Led by URJ Board member, Alan Sheinberg, the Temple Emanu-El Board spent Saturday examining priorities and challenges. More…

"The Pew Patrol"

September 13, 2016
On Sunday morning September 11th, synagogue volunteers of all ages rolled up their sleeves to prepare our sanctuary for the High Holidays. More…

Camp Jacobs is Awesome !

July 25, 2016
Shabbat, July 22/23 at the URJ's regional camp in Utica, Mississippi was really special. More…

Blumberg Scholars

Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM)

For more information, or to apply for this scholarship, please visit either the:

Southeast Alabama Medical Foundation

at: or the


website at:


Enjoy this three minute experience of Dothan's reinvigorated, growing Jewish community.

Family Relocation Project Summary

Grants Up to $50,000

We are eager to move at least seven more Jewish families to Dothan, Alabama in addition to those that we have previously resettled here. To achieve this objective, we offer financial assistance up to $50,000 per family.

Guiding Principles

  1. We seek Jewish families who intend to move to, and remain in, Dothan for at least five years.
  2. We will carefully evaluate candidate families so that we bring to Dothan those who have the best opportunity for success.
  3. Grants are available, for those who qualify, up to $50,000 in the following general categories (and maximum amounts):
    • Relocation - moving and resettling ($7,500)
    • Housing - primary residence ($7,500)
    • Temple Emanu-El membership ($1,000)
    • Small business seed money ($15,000)
    • Children's private secular K-12 education ($7,500)

Qualification Standards

  1. Pass background and credit checks
  2. Submit written personal and Rabbinic references
  3. Host an in-home visit at your current residence
  4. Travel to Dothan to meet your new community

Interested in this once in a lifetime opportunity?


Blumberg Family Jewish Community Services seeks to build, sustain, and assure the continuity of a vibrant Jewish community in Dothan, Alabama.

Our work is driven by the core values of areivut (assuming responsibility for our fellow Jews) and chased (performing acts of loving kindness).

We are guided by a deep devotion to Judaism and a profound commitment to fulfill the Biblical imperative of tikkun olam (repairing the world).