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Position: Firefighter (Part Time as needed)

Department: Fire

Starting Pay: $10.06 per hour

Posted: October 30, 2014

Education: High School Diploma or GED; valid Class B Exempt Texas driver license or CDL, or capable of obtaining said license within 90 days of employment; certified or certifiable by TCFP preferred; certified Emergency Medical Technician; must pass medical examination, drug screen, physical, & CCH background check; no more than three hazardous moving violations in the last two years & NO license suspensions in the past two years.

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

Additional Requirements: Must pass medical examination, drug screen, physical, & CCH background check; no more than three hazardous moving violations in the last two years and NO license suspensions in the past two years. 


Position: Senior Center Aide (Part Time - 15 hours per week)

Department: Lake Worth Senior Center

Starting Pay: $10.06 per hour

Posted: October 8, 2014

Education: High School Diploma or GED

Description: Assists with daily operations at the City's Senior Center; opens and/or closes the Senior Center and sets up and/or breaks down for events as needed; assists in the implementation of events and daily Senior Center activities; asnwers the telephone, takes messages, and distributes general information to the caller; and performs general hkousekeeping duties at the Senior Center and event locations.

Additional Requirements: Valid Class C Texas driver license required; must successfully pass drug screen and CCH background check.


Position: Police Officer

Department: Police

Starting Pay: $18.23 per hour/$39,332 annually or higher DOQ, w/Benefits

Posted: September 18, 2014

Closing: Friday, November 21, 2014 @ 5:00 PM

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

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.

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


Applications for employment are only accepted for positions that are currently posted above.  Resume's will not accepted in lieu of an application, but may be included with an application for employment.

To apply for one of the positions listed above, submit one completed City of Lake Worth application for employment, along with copies of all applicable certificates required for the position to:

City of Lake Worth
3805 Adam Grubb
Lake Worth, Texas, 76135
Attn: Danielle Hackbusch, Human Resources 

or fax application to 817-237-9684 or e-mail application to  

The City of Lake Worth is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment or the provision of services on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, genetic information, or disability.   

The City of Lake Worth reserves the right to deny employment or affiliation based on the results of a criminal background check.  Examples of criminal felony and misdemeanor convictions or arrests that may result in denial of employment include but are not limited to; crimes involving violence, sexual assault or exploitation, drugs or alcohol, weapons, theft, fraud, or embezzlement.



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