Employment

The City of Poteet will ONLY accept applications if a Full-time or Part-time is posted and vacant.  The only exception is for Police Reserve positions.  Please continue reading below for Police Department information.

To complete a City of Poteet employment application please click HERE.  Once you have completed the fillable application, you must submit your application in person to the City of Poteet located at 491 Avenue H, Poteet, Texas 78065.  For information on employment opportunities, you can contact our City Secretary Kerry McCollough at (830) 742-3574 ext. 102.

The City of Poteet is looking for someone to fill the position of Customer Service Clerk.  

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Provide customer assistance for walk-in and telephone customers with a variety of questions and concerns pertaining to water, sewer, and billing. Performs a variety of routine clerical supportive functions for the City Administrator and City Secretary. Conducts and maintains records of accounts receivable. Assist customers with heavy and complex questions and concerns. Issues and maintains work orders for field service crews; performs regular data entry of meter readings; has regular contact with employees, customers, vendors, and outside agencies; processes customer payments of transactions; balances and records cash receipts on a daily basis. Performs general office practices related to customer service relations, recordkeeping, and bookkeeping; responsible for creation/maintenance of information on City website. Ability to deal tactfully with customers both in person and on the phone; ability to make routine mathematical calculations. Ability to analyze information, makes sound judgements and decisions of customer accounts. Ability to maintain self-composure when dealing with upset and irate customers. Must have superior Customer Service skills.

Position is open until filled.

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The City of Poteet is looking for someone to fill the position of Director of Public Works.  

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Public Works Director performs a wide variety of administrative, managerial, and technical duties associated  with  directing  and  overseeing  the  responsibilities  of  the  Public  Works Department  in relation  to  water  distribution,  wastewater  collection/treatment, streets, drainage,  parks,  grounds maintenance, and general facility maintenance.  The Public Works Director receives direct supervision from the City Administrator or his designee.  The Public Works Director is responsible for supervising all public works employees.

Position is open until filled.

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The City of Poteet is looking for someone to fill the position of Water Laborer.  

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Participates in maintaining the City's water/wastewater systems and related equipment; operates various types of maintenance equipment and tools; prepares maintenance records; assists other City departments; and performs other related duties.

Position is open until filled.

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The City of Poteet is looking for someone to fill the position of City Administrator.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Administers the affairs of the city effectively and in accordance with the policies of City Council, city ordinances and applicable state and federal laws and regulations. Plans, directs and provides supervision to all departments and offices of the city except as otherwise provided for by the City Council. Oversees the personnel, benefits, and risk management programs of the city. Under the general direction of the Mayor and City Council, works in conjunction with Finance Director to direct all accounting, financing, budgeting, treasury, investment and payroll functions. Manages all city purchasing. Administers zoning and subdivision ordinances. Assures that city ordinances are enforced. Sees that all terms and conditions of contracts, franchises and agreements imposed in favor of the city and/or populace are faithfully kept and performed. Responds to public inquiries and requests. Performs or supervises research assignments and special projects seen to be required and those directed by the Mayor.

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The City of Poteet is looking for someone to fill the position of Patrol Officer.

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Under general supervision, to perform law enforcement and crime prevention work for the protection of life and property; to maintain order, enforce laws and ordinances, protect life and property within the city by performing a combination of duties: suppressant crime patrol, directing traffic, enforcing State and Local Traffic laws, investigating traffic accidents, preparing and serving warrants, processing both juveniles and adults, protecting and processing crime scenes; and to perform general and specific assignments from superior officers in accordance with established rules and procedures. Follow court procedures for municipal, county and district courts.

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POLICE RESERVE POSITIONS

To complete a Poteet Police Department application for a full-time police position or police reserve positions please click HERE.  Once you have completed the fillable application, you must submit your application in person to the City of Poteet located at 491 Avenue H, Poteet, Texas 78065.  For information on employment opportunities, you can contact our City Secretary Kerry McCollough at (830) 742-3574 ext. 102.