Burkburnett, Texas

Government

Human Resources & Employment

CURRENT OPENINGS  

911 PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER
The City of Burkburnett Police Department is seeking applicants for a FULL-TIME 911 PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER.  Must be able to work rotating shifts, holidays, nights, and weekends. You will need to be able to multitask and type a minimum of 35/WPM. Valid driver's license and high school diploma or equivalent are required. You must pass an extensive background check. Required certifications must be obtained within six months of employment.

PEACE OFFICER
The City of Burkburnett is seeking applicants to fill the position of PEACE OFFICER. The Burkburnett Police Department is a high functioning, professional, proactive department that is seeking candidates for the position of peace officer. Candidates must be able to perform law enforcement duties in an assigned area during a specific period; assist in investigations of criminal offenses and in the apprehension of criminals. Perform enforcement duties in relation to laws and legal procedures. Candidates must be able to pass a written exam, physical agility exam, extensive background investigation, oral board, psychological exam, and medical exam. The schedule consists of 12-hour shifts with rotating weekends off. Lateral applicants are urged to apply.

Candidates with further questions can be answered by contacting Sergeant Matt McDonald at mmcdonald@burkburnett.org or 940.569.2231 ext. 2023.The link to the application is below. The completed application packet shall be received by mail or delivered to City of Burkburnett, 501 Sheppard Road, Burkburnett, TX 76354, and labeled PEACE OFFICER. Selected candidates will be notified with further instructions for the process.

STREETS DEPARTMENT LABORER
The City of Burkburnett is accepting applications for a FULL-TIME STREETS DEPARTMENT LABORER with city benefits after 90 days. Must have a valid Class B CDL driver’s license with an airbrake endorsement or obtain CDL within six months, ability to operate heavy equipment is a plus, high school diploma or equivalent is required.  Pre-employment physical and drug test required.  

PARKS DEPARTMENT LABORER
The City of Burkburnett is seeking a qualified, highly motivated, dependable individual for a FULL-TIME PARKS LABORER position with city benefits after the probationary period ends.  Qualified individual(s) must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to work outside in all weather conditions, operate minor equipment. Some flexible hours will be required.  Pre-employment physical and drug test required.

WATER DEPARTMENT LABORER
The City of Burkburnett is accepting applications for a FULL-TIME WATER DEPARTMENT LABORER with city benefits after 180 days. Must have a valid driver’s license, a current Class C Distribution License a major plus or applicant must secure within two years. Pre-employment physical and drug test required.

ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER
The City of Burkburnett Police Department is seeking applicants for a FULL-TIME ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER with city benefits after the probationary period ends. High school diploma or equivalent is required. Pre-employment physical and drug test required and valid driver's license.

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