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Civil Service - Police Department
Police Officer Civil Service Exams are conducted on an as needed basis. (Lockhart Police Officer Entrance Exam is governed by the Local Government Code, Chapter 143-Civil Service)

The City of Lockhart will be holding a Civil Service Exam for POLICE OFFICER on Saturday, April 29, 2017. The results of this exam will be used to create an eligibility list.

Starting Salary: $20.97hr and advancing to $21.52hr after one year. Possibilities for additional pay include: certification pay, educational pay, longevity pay, assignment pay for Detectives & FTO, & shift differential pay. Uniforms provided-uniform allowance provided for detectives. Benefits include: 3 weeks vacation leave annually, 3 weeks sick leave annually, 12 paid holidays, 1 personal holiday, retirement, life insurance, & health insurance. 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 TCOLE 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 online by selecting the POLICE OFFICER link below.

Application Deadline: April 25, 2017.


If you have any questions, please contact:
Julie Bowermon, Civil Service Director
308 West San Antonio Street, PO Box 239
Lockhart, Texas 78644
(512) 398-3461