Employment Opportunities

 Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the City of Taylor. Information on the application process and current job openings is provided below.

Note: Applications are only accepted for posted positions.

If a closing date is listed for a position, the application form must be received by Human Resources no later than 5:00 pm on the specified date. Applications postmarked by the closing date will be accepted.

All information contained on the application, resume and any other attachments is subject to verification. Additional background verification, which include a criminal history record check will be performed on all applicants.

All employment is conditional upon the City receiving a satisfactory result of your drug/alcohol screening, a criminal background check and medical examination, if required, verifying your medical ability to meet the physical requirements of the position.
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Current Openings:

Animal Control Supervisor
The City of Taylor is seeking qualified applicants for Animal Control Supervisor to enforce animal control laws within the City of Taylor, educate the community about stray and vicious animals, supervise the operation of the animal holding facility, capture and impound animals, investigate animal complaints, issue citations and testify in court. Requires HS Diploma or equivalent, 1 year working as an Animal Control Officer, and basic certification from Texas Department of Health & Human Services (DSHS) as Certified Animal Control Officer or able to obtain certification within first year of employment and appropriate Texas driver's license. Supervisory experience preferred.  This position is open until filled.

Job announcement and Application

 Firefighter / EMT
The City of Taylor is seeking qualified applicants for Firefighter / EMT to respond to fires and other emergencies. Applicants must be certified as Basic Firefighter / EMT or certifiable at time of appointment as established by TCFP and TDSHS, a HS Diploma or equivalent and valid TX Driver's License.  Applicant must complete and return the Applicant Packet by April 19, 2017, 5:00 p.m. deadline and pass a written exam and physical agility test.
Job Announcement and Applicant Packet 

Wastewater Plant Operator II
The City of Taylor is seeking qualified applicants for Wastewater Plant Operator II. This position maintains and operates the City's wastewater treatment plant and purchased water permit in a safe, effective and efficient manner. Requires technical expertise. This position is open until filled.
Job Announcement & Job Application

 Job Description 
Public Information Officer
The City of Taylor seeks a Public Information Officer to manage public information communications media relations and publicity activities to inform the public, foster civil involvement and support / lead marketing, branding and public relations activities. This position is open until filled.

Job Announcement & Application
Job Description
Library Aide
The City of Taylor is seeking qualified applicants for Library Aide. The Library Aide assists in library operations and circulation, including performing daily library functions and assisting with reports, programs, special projects, etc. Position requires working evening and weekend hours. This position is open until filled.

Job Announcement and Job Application

Communications Officer
The City of Taylor is seeking a qualified applicant for Communications Officer.  This position ensures smooth operation of day-to-day telecommunication and records functions for the Police Department.  Must be flexible and willing to work days, evenings, nights, holidays and weekends as needed or as assigned. This position is open until filled.

Job Announcement, Job Description and Job Application
Equipment Operator I 
The City of Taylor is seeking two qualified applicants for an Equipment Operator I.  This position maintains City's Streets, Parks and Right of Ways in a safe, effective, and efficient manner.  Duties include: operating construction equipment, heavy machinery and repairing, maintaining facilities and equipment.  Maintenance of streets, parks, curb & gutter systems, Storm sewer systems and street signage.  Must be available to work overtime and be "On Call" as assigned by supervisor. This position is open until filled.

Job Announcement, Job Description and Job Application  
Crew Leader I (2 positions open)
The City of Taylor is seeking qualified applicants for Crew Leader I in the Utility Maintenance Department.  This position will supervise a crew, and participate in troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining all aspects of the water distribution and wastewater collection systems in a safe, effective, and efficient manner in order to insure public health and safety; while maintaining compliance with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) rules and regulations.  This position is open until filled. 

Job Announcement, Job Description and Job Application

Assistant City Engineer
The City of Taylor seeks applicants for the position of Assistant City Engineer.  This position is responsible for a variety of highly technical and specialized engineering, administrative and inspection related duties for City projects, and public works administration and plan review for public and private development projects, meeting with the Development Review and Planning & Zoning Committees and perform site inspections for compliance with plan specifications.  May serve as City Engineer.

To apply, send an electronic version of your current resume ASAP to G. Chris Hartung at Chris Hartung Consulting, LLC to:  jobsearch@chcpublicsectorsolutions.com    
position is opened until filled. 
Job Description Assistant City Engineer

Brochure Assistant City Engineer 
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