Employment Opportunities

Applications for employment are only accepted for positions that are currently posted below. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application but may be included with an application for employment.

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

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

or fax the application to (817) 255-7930 or e-mail to Human Resources.

Employment Opportunitys


Police Officer



Starting Pay:

$24.04 per hour or higher DOQ w/benefits (Employer paid Health, Dental, Vision, & Life with TMRS 7% participation @ 2:1)



Closing Date:

Position will remain open until filled

Education & Experience:

High School Diploma or GED; Skilled in fostering good police-community relations among residents and civilian population.



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


Must possess a valid Class C Texas driver license and a valid Texas Basic Officer License. Must be able to pass a background check, pre-employment drug test and physical, and a psychological exam.



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.