Burkburnett, Texas


Human Resources & Employment



The FIRE CHIEF for the City of Burkburnett’s Volunteer Fire Department is a full-time position that serves under the City Manager. The Fire Chief is responsible for the administration of the Volunteer Fire Department and the EMS Department. The Fire Chief will also serve as the Emergency Management Coordinator under the Mayor, the Emergency Management Director. The Fire Chief ensures the protection of residents and property from fire, provides supervised Emergency Medical Services to the citizens of Burkburnett, and ensures that the City’s Fire Code is enforced. Such work includes, but is not limited to, creating and maintaining department policies and budgets, ensuring required records are submitted complete and accurate, and providing all department services are continually monitored to prevent the loss of life and property by fire and/or emergency medical conditions.

Please click HERE to view more information regarding the FIRE CHIEF position, including:
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Attributes
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Minimum Job Qualifications
Physical Requirements
Pay and Benefits

The City of Burkburnett Police Department is seeking applicants for the position of a FULL-TIME 9-1-1 DISPATCHER, with all city benefits.  High School Diploma or Equivalent required.  Pre-employment physical and Drug Test required.

The City of Burkburnett Police Department is seeking applicants for a TEXAS CERTIFIED PEACE OFFICER. This is a full-time position with all city benefits. Must currently hold a Peace Officer license.  High school diploma or equivalent is required.  Pre-employment physical and drug test required.

The City of Burkburnett is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualified persons may pick up an application at City Hall between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday.

City of Burkburnett
ATTN: Trish Holley
501 Sheppard Rd
Burkburnett, TX 76354

Alternatively, please open the link below and complete the fillable PDF application. After you have completed the application you may mail it or bring it by City Hall.

Application for Employment