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Animal Shelter Attendant / ACO
Assistant Building Official
Class I Lineman
Parks Worker I
Police Officer
Street Crew Foreman
Street Worker II
Water / Wastewater System Operator

Animal Shelter Attendant / ACO
The City of Lockhart is seeking self-motivating, honest, dependable, and caring individual for full-time employment as Animal Shelter Attendant/ACO. Candidate must be self motivated and be able to work without direct supervision. Must be 18 years of age and have good customer relations skills. Knowledge of animals and diseases of animals preferred. Must be able to attend and successfully complete certification courses as they become available as a condition of employment. Salary is $10.51 per hour. Job includes cleaning the animal shelter and caring for the animals. Contact Bertha Parra at 398-3461 for more information. Application and Job Description available at City Hall, 308 W San Antonio St, Lockhart, 78644. Closing date for all applications is October 31,2014. EOE

To view a complete job description of this position, please select the appropriate job description from the far right column of this page. The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment.

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Assistant Building Official
The City of Lockhart is accepting job applications until filled for the position of Assistant Building Official. Depending on qualifications and experience the starting wage will be $ 17.89 to $24.11 per hour.

The City of Lockhart provides employee health insurance, sick and vacation leave, holiday pay, and offers a 20 year full retirement through the Texas Municipal Retirement System.

Minimum requirements include the certifications to inspect building, electric, plumbing, gas, and mechanical trades in accordance with adopted codes including local variances for residential, multi-family, and commercial construction. Plan review experience referred. Must obtain code enforcement officer certification within 12 months of hire.

Applications and the job description may be obtained and turned in at City Hall, Personnel Dept., 308 W San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas, 78644, during normal business hours or obtained off the City website at www.lockhart-tx.org.

The City of Lockhart is an equal opportunity employer.

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Class I Lineman
The City of Lockhart is accepting applications for the position of Lineman Class- I. Applications may be obtained at the Personnel Dept. at City Hall, 308 W. San Antonio Street, during normal business hours. Benefits include a 20 year retirement plan, employee medical/life/dental insurance, sick/vacation leave, 12 paid holidays and deferred compensation. Position is Non-Exempt Pay Grade with a hiring range of $13.14 to $16.67 per hour DOQ.

Position requires 3 -4 years experience, able to climb poles and job knowledge in the following areas: reading, connecting/disconnecting electric meters, framing, installation and construction of distribution overhead and underground power lines and installation/maintenance of street lights. Completes daily tracking sheets, vehicle inspection sheets, and any other routine paper work and have basic computer skills. Have knowledge of three phase, single phase overhead and underground transformer installations. Must be able to be on 24 hour call out and be able to respond within 25 minutes to the trouble call site or warehouse. Due to safety capacity limitations of service work bucket truck, combined personal body weight, materials and tools cannot exceed 300 pounds. Must have High school diploma or G.E.D., valid Texas Operator's License and must be able to obtain Texas CDL License within 90 days of hire. Non-smoking environment. Position opened until filled.

The City of Lockhart is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

To view a complete job description of this position, please select the appropriate job description from the far right column of this page. The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment.


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Parks Worker I
The City of Lockhart is accepting applications for the position of Parks Worker I. Applicants must have valid Texas driverís license, High School diploma or G.E.D. preferred. Duties include driving, lawn, shrub and tree maintenance, and other related outdoor duties. The pay range is $10.32 - $12.02 per hour depending on qualifications & experience. The city offers a 20-year full retirement plan, medical insurance, sick/vac. leave, 12 paid holidays. Applications may be obtained at City Hall, Personnel office, 308 W. San Antonio St., M-F, 8am-5pm. This position closes October 31, 2014 at 5p.m.

The City of Lockhart is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

To view a complete job description of this position, please select the appropriate job description from the far right column of this page. The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment.

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Police Officer
POLICE OFFICER
The City of Lockhart will be holding a Civil Service Exam for POLICE OFFICER on Saturday, January 10, 2015. The results of this exam will be used to create an eligibility list.

Starting Salary: $19.97hr and advancing to $20.52hr after one year. No experience or certification required. For select applicants, the City of Lockhart is currently offering the opportunity to receive paid cadet salary ($16hr) and tuition expenses while gaining TCLEOSE certification. Certain conditions apply.

For application packets contact City Hall, 308 West San Antonio Street, Lockhart, Texas, 78644 or via phone at (512) 398-3461. Application packets are also available by selecting the link below.

Application Deadline: January 6, 2015.


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Street Crew Foreman
The City of Lockhart is accepting applications for the position of Street Crew Foreman. Applications may be obtained at City Hall, 308 W. San Antonio St., in the Personnel Department, during normal business hours. Position open until filled.

Applicants must possess a valid Texas Operators license Class B CDL and must have a good driving record; Applicant must live within 25 minutes of City Limits of Lockhart for timely response to public emergencies. Experience in operating light & heavy equipment; in street/road and drainage/storm repair and maintenance; supervising crews and managing projects. Knowledge of pavement preservation & maintenance the properties of road building & maintenance materials such as: Emulsified Asphalts, Cutback Asphalt, Modified Asphalt cements, Black base & Limestone base material. Must be skilled in use of Level & grade rods for determining grades. Must have High School diploma or GED.

Successful applicant must pass DOT physical and drug-alcohol test. If hired, will be subject to random drug-alcohol testing. At times, this position requires working before and after normal work hours. The starting wage is $12.84 hr. depending on experience and qualifications. Benefits include free health and dental insurance for the employee, paid holidays; vacation/sick leave benefits and membership in the Texas Municipal Retirement System.

The City of Lockhart is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Street Worker II
The City of Lockhart is accepting applications for the position of Street Worker II. Applications may be obtained at City Hall, 308 W. San Antonio St., in the Personnel Department, during normal business hours. Position open until filled.

Applicants must possess a valid Texas Operators license and/or must be able to obtain Class B CDL License within 90 days of hire; must have a good driving record; Applicant must live within 25 minutes of City Limits of Lockhart for timely response to public emergencies. Experience performing all types of street repairs preferred; operates one or more equipment items for street repairs/maintenance; street markings/painting; drives brush truck and operates brush chipper; cuts brush; sign installation/repairs; fence repairs/installations; works at recycling center occasionally; other labor tasks; and drives dump trucks.

Successful applicant must pass DOT physical and drug-alcohol test. If hired, will be subject to random drug-alcohol testing. At times, this position requires working before and after normal work hours. The starting wage is $10.46 hr. depending on experience and qualifications. Benefits include free health and dental insurance for the employee, paid holidays; vacation/sick leave benefits and membership in the Texas Municipal Retirement System.

The City of Lockhart is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To view a complete job description of this position, please select the appropriate job description from the far right column of this page. The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment.



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Water / Wastewater System Operator
The City of Lockhart is accepting applications for the position of Water/Wastewater System Operator. Prefer experience in construction of water and sewer utilities, mechanical abilities, operate various types of equipment; backhoe, dump truck, sewer pressure washing equipment, sewer main video camera, water main tapping tools, underground bore equipment. Must be available for on call duty and be able to respond within 25 minutes to the call site or warehouse. The applicant shall have a High School Diploma or GED, valid Texas Drivers License, possess or obtain within 18 months of employment water/wastewater license from Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Pay range $10.46-$13.13 per hr. DOQ. Apply at City Hall, Personnel Office 308 W. San Antonio St., Lockhart, TX. Position open until filled, non-smoking environment. The City of Lockhart is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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Employment Application (DO NOT use this application for Fire Fighter or Police Officer).

Job Descriptions
Animal Shelter Attendant / ACO

Parks Worker I

Class I Lineman

Street Worker II

Assistant Building Official

Water/Wastewater System Operator

Street Crew Foreman