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See City of Lockhart's job postings below by selecting the position(s) of your choice. 

Job Descriptions and Application:

  • The City of Lockhart is seeking dependable, honest, and caring individuals 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, High School diploma or GED, Valid Texas Operator’s license with a good driving record & have good customer relations skills. Knowledge of animals and diseases of animals preferred.  Must be able to be on call and work weekends and holidays.  Must be able to attend and successfully complete Animal Control Officer Certification course, Euthanization and CEU Courses as they become available as a condition of employment. Salary starts at $13.05 per hour. Job includes cleaning the animal shelter and caring for the animals.  Application and Job Description available at City Hall, 308 W San Antonio St, Lockhart, 78644 or www.lockhart-tx.org .  Position open until filled.

    The City of Lockhart is an Equal Opportunity Employer

     

    The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment. Select a link below to view the job description or to download the employment application:

     

    Job Description - Animal Shelter Attendant/Animal Control Officer

     

    Employment application

     

  • The City of Lockhart is accepting applications for the position of Street Worker.  Applications may be obtained at City Hall, 308 W. San Antonio St., in the Personnel Department, during normal business hours or at www.lockhart-tx.org

     

    Applicants must possess a valid Texas Driver’s license; 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 post offer physical.  At times, this position requires working before and after normal work hours.  The starting wage is $13.05 hr. depending on experience and qualifications.  Benefits include health and dental insurance, paid holidays; vacation/sick leave benefits and membership in the Texas Municipal Retirement System.

     

    Position is open until filled.

     

    The City of Lockhart is an Equal Opportunity Employer

     

    The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment. Select a link below to view the job description or to download the employment application:

     

    Job Description - Street Worker

     

    Employment Application 

  • The City of Lockhart is accepting applications for the position of Parks Worker I.  Applicants must have valid Texas driver’s 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 $12.31 - $15.39 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 or online by selecting the links below.   

     

    Position is open until filled.

     

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

     

    The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment. Select a link below to view the job description or to download the employment application:

     

    Job Description - Parks Worker I

     

    Employment Application

     

  • The City of Lockhart is accepting applications from qualified persons for six (6) positions of Seasonal Swimming Pool Lifeguards.  Persons applying must be certified as a Lifeguard and must be certified in CPR/First Aid Training.  Call to discuss opportunities to obtain certifications.  Must perform swimming pool lifeguard duties, pool maintenance/operational activities and assist with concession stand operations.  Pay range from $9.25 – 13.25 per hr.

     

    Application and Job Description may be obtained at City Hall, Personnel Office, 308 W. San Antonio St., Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm or at www.lockhart-tx.org

     

    The positions are open until filled.

     

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

     

    The job description that includes the applicant's signature on the last page must be submitted with the Application for Employment. Select a link below to view the job description or to download the employment application:

     

    Job Description - Lifeguard

     

    Employment Application

     

     

  • Lockhart, Texas, is conveniently located 25 miles from Austin, 48 miles from San Antonio, and just 15 miles east of San Marcos off Interstate 35. It covers 15.6 square miles and is the county seat of Caldwell County. Lockhart is easily accessible via Highway 183, the 130 Tollway, or Interstate 10 from anywhere in Texas. Lockhart’s 14,700 residents enjoy convenient access to the amenities and attractions of a large city in a welcoming, small-town environment that is free from the hassles of big city life. Great schools, low crime, no traffic congestion, and excellent fire, police, and EMS protection make it an ideal setting for families.

    The City of Lockhart is a home rule municipality operating under a council-manager form of government. The City Council is comprised of seven members, including the Mayor. Lockhart’s Development Services Department houses two major functions: the Planning Division and the Inspections Division. The Building Official is part of the Inspections Division, which also includes code enforcement for violations of property maintenance code, such as overgrown lots, litter, stagnant water, discarded appliances and furniture, junk vehicles, and unsecured or vacant buildings.

    Reporting directly to the City Manager, the Building Official enforces and ensures compliance with building codes and ordinances pertaining to electrical, plumbing, mechanical, gas, energy, fire, and building construction codes for the City. This position is also responsible for conducting inspections and serving as the Chief Code Enforcement Officer.

    The City of Lockhart seeks a flexible, high-energy person to serve as the new Building Official. This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, plus five years of experience as a Code Enforcement Officer, Building Inspector, or in related work. A bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

    Candidates should have the following licenses and certifications:

    • Plumbing Inspector’s License and Code Enforcement License by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation are required or able to obtain.
    • Certifications to inspect electrical, plumbing, mechanical, gas, and building construction issued from International Code Council (ICC) preferred or ability to obtain.
    • Building Plans Review certification from International Code Council (ICC) preferred, or able to obtain within one year of employment.
    • Valid Texas driver’s license and a good driving record.

    The City of Lockhart offers a competitive annual salary range of $65,048 to $97,573, based on experience and qualifications.

    For more information on this position contact:

    Kevin Hugman, Senior Vice President
    Strategic Government Resources
    KevinHugman@GovernmentResource.com
    940-257-8888

If you have any questions regarding the position(s) listed above, please contact Bertha Parra, Personnel Specialist, at (512) 398-3461, ext. 2270.

 

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