Water/Sewer Technician
08/02/2017

Department: Public Works

Compensation: $12.42 - $15.40 per hour DOQ w/Benefits (Employer paid Health, Dental, Vision, Life, & FreshBenies with TMRS participation @ 2:1)

Education & Experience: High School Diploma or GED: some construction related experience and plumbing knowledge is preferred; must be able to use hand tools, power tools, and other equipment used in the maintenance of water & sewer systems; basic knowledge of materials used in water & sewer systems.

Requirements: Must pass CCH background check, medical examination and drug screen; valid Class C Texas driver license.

Description: Performs work necessary for the maintenance and repair of water mains, fire hydrants, wells, pump stations and customer water and sewer service lines, lift stations and sewer mains ensuring all safety regulations are followed to maintain public health.

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Patrol Officer
08/02/2017

Department: Police

Compensation: $20.20 per hour/$42,011 Annually or higher DOQ w/Benefits (Employer paid Health, Dental, Vision, Life, & FreshBenies with TMRS participation @ 2:1)

Education: Must have current valid Texas Basic Officer Certification or approved equivalent as accepted by TCOLE.

Requirements: Must pass background check, medical examination, polygraph, psychological and/or drug screen if required by the City of Lake Worth and/or the State of Texas; valid Class C Texas driver license.

Description: Enforces federal, state, and local laws and ordinances under general direction.  Performs various duties to support law enforcement activities as well as provide service to the citizens in an efficient and professional manner.

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Firefighter (Part-time/Entry Level)
08/02/2017

Department: Fire

Compensation: $12.00 per hour 

Education: High School Diploma or GED; 18 years of age; TCFP Firefighter Basic Certification; Texas Health Department EMT Certification. 

Requirements: Must have valid Texas driver license and be able to obtain Texas Class B license within thirty days; must pass background check, medical examination, and drug screen; no more than three hazardous moving violations in last two years & NO license suspensions in past two years; completion and pass certificate from Tarrant County Regional Fire Academy's physical ability test within the past six months or must obtain within six months of date of hire.

 Description: Performs participatory work of considerable difficulty in the administrative service division relating to  fire suppression, emergency medical, rescue and hazardous materials operations.

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Building Maintenance Worker
08/02/2017

Department: Public Works

Compensation: $14.05 per hour DOQ w/Benefits (Employer paid Health, Dental, Vision, Life, & FreshBenies with TMRS participation @ 2:1)

Education & Experience: High School diploma or GED;  minimum of three years of experience in general building maintenance or equivalent in trade school training.  HVAC and/or electrical experience is preferred; electrical, plumbing and refrigeration certifications are preferred.

Requirements: Must pass CCH background check, medical examination and drug screen; valid Class C Texas driver license.

Description: Performs work necessary for the maintenance and repair of all city buildings and equipment.

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Detective
08/02/2017

Department: Police

Compensation: $44,302 - $54,000 annually DOQ w/Benefits (Employer paid Health, Dental, Vision, Life, & FreshBenies with TMRS participation @ 2:1)

Education: Must have valid Texas Basic Officer Certification or approved equivalent as accepted by TCOLE; 8 years of experience as a commissioned peace officer w/3 years as an investigator or detective.

Requirements: Must pass background check, medical examination, polygraph, psychological and/or drug screen if required by the City of Lake Worth and/or the State of Texas; valid Class C Texas driver license.

Description: Processes crimes against individuals and property resulting in investigative cases being filed.  Performs involved and detailed investigative processes, which encompass crimes where intent is a fundamental element.  Through investigation, determines the facts in the case, identifies and locates suspects, establishes the proper charge and prepares the prosecution report containing the information necessary for the filing of the case.  Arraigns suspects before a magistrate, interrogates suspects and files supplements to the offense report.

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Animal Control Officer
07/13/2017

Department: Police

Compensation: $14.14 per hour or higher DOQ w/Benefits (Employer paid Health, Dental, Vision, & Life with TMRS participation @ 2:1)

Posted: July 13, 2017

First Application Review: August 4, 2017

Description: Protects residents from, and educates the community about, stray or vicious animals and related diseases.  Operates the animal holding facility.  Captures, impounds and disposes of animals.

Education: High School diploma or General Education Degree; minimum one year of paid experience related to animal care or control preferred; able to satisfactorily complete Texas Department of Health Basic Animal Control Officer course within one year of employment; able to complete a euthanasia course within one year of employment.

Additional Requirements: Valid Class C Texas driver license; must be able to pass drug screen, physical, & CCH background check. 

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