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) 237-9684 or e-mail to    Human Resources

The City of Lake Worth is an Equal Opportunity Employer that offers a competitive benefit package to our team members.  Benefits include, but are not limited to:  Employer paid Health, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance for the employee, supplemental benefit plans, deferred compensation plan, Texas Municipal Retirement System 7% participation @ 2:1 Match. 

*All positions will remain open until filled, unless otherwise stated.

Core Values:  Integrity, Professionalism, Teamwork, Equity

Water Maintenance Worker I  $14.90 - $20.12 per hour

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

  • Assists in maintenance and repair operations including, but not limited to, water leaks, meter change outs, lift stations, water and sewer lines, wells, pumps, and other operations related to water and sewer operations
  • Operates equipment used in maintenance and repair of water and sewer projects
  • Makes oral and written reports regarding daily progress
  • Maintains building and grounds housing the water and sewer departments
  • Assists in other department activities as needed          
  • Respond to after-hours emergencies as needed
  • Work weekends, holidays and special events as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


Valid Class C Texas driver license; must obtain a Class C water license and Class I wastewater license within three (3) years of employment.

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 and sewer systems.           

Help Desk Technician - $22.51 - $30.84 per hour

The Help Desk Technician will be responsible for providing superior first level support to end users including identification, escalation, referral, and follow-up on desktop, network, and applications issues.


A Class C Texas driver license; A+ Certification within 1 year of hire date

Education and Experience:

High School Diploma or GED; A.A. degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school, or a minimum of six months of help desk related experience preferred. Experience installing and configuring personal and laptop computers in a Windows enviornment preferred.