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Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Gainesville. We welcome you as an applicant. 

Full-time and some regular part-time positions with the City of Gainesville include a benefits package, which may be viewed here.

Job Openings

Municipal Court Administrator  

Steven K. Fleming Public Safety Center | Gainesville, TX
Municipal Court
Rate of Pay: $17.05 - $29.84
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Click Details to view complete job description, including job functions and experience and training requirements. Municipal Court experience preferred. Bi-lingual preferred. Position is open until filled.

GEDC Administrative Officer  

GEDC (at Civic Center) | Gainesville, TX
GEDC
Rate of Pay: min $61,832.06 - (DOQ)
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Responsible for providing a wide variety of administrative and project management duties on behalf of the Gainesville Economic Development Corporation. 3-5 years of administrative, marketing, sales or communications experience with 2 years of economic, commercial or community development or urban planning experience. Bi-lingual prefered. Clilck Details to view job description and qualifications.

Train Conductor/Engineer (Temp/Seasonal)  

Parks and Recreation | Gainesville, TX
Recreation Development-Parks
Rate of Pay: $10.22 - $17.89
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Zoo Retail Manager  

Frank Buck Zoo | Gainesville, TX
Recreation Development-Zoo
Rate of Pay: $16.24 - $28.42
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Retail management experience preferred, but not required. Must be available to work weekends. Click Details to view complete job description, including job functions and experience and training requirements. Position is open until filled.

Crew Leader for Parks and Recreation  

Parks and Recreation | Gainesville, TX
Recreation Development-Parks
Rate of Pay: $17.91 - $31.33
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Must have a valid driver's license. Must have be able to obtain a Class A or B CDL within 6 months of request if requested to do so by supervisor.

Zoo Animal Care Staffer  

Frank Buck Zoo | Gainesville, TX
Recreation Development-Zoo
Rate of Pay: $13.62 - $23.84
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Valid driver license is required. Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Zoo Technology, Biology, Animal Science, Wildlife Studies or related field. Previous sustained experience in professional accredited zoological facility preferred.

Police Officer (Certified)  

Police Department | Gainesville, TX
Police
Rate of Pay: $56,265.00 - $124,297.16
Details: Position is open for certified and non-certified candidates. Candidates will be notified by email of testing date, which is to be determined. Pay will be according to Police Officer Step Plan. Click on Details for additional information and view police officer pay plan and job description, which includes job responsibilities and experience and training requirements.

Grounds Maintenance Worker III  

Parks and Recreation | Gainesville, TX
Recreation Development-Parks
Rate of Pay: $12.72 - $22.27
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Must have a valid driver's license. Must have be able to obtain a Class A or B CDL within 6 months of request if requested to do so by supervisor • Must have or be able to obtain a Texas Department of Agriculture Non-Commercial Applicator’s License within 18 months of request if requested to do so by supervisor. Three years of experience in grounds maintenance, athletic maintenance and operating equipment used in parks ground maintenance.

Equipment Operator I for Cemetery  

Cemetery | Gainesville, TX
Cemetery
Rate of Pay: $14.03 - $24.55
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Possession of a valid driver’s license. Two years construction related work. Formal or informal education that ensures the ability to read and write at a level necessary for job performance.

Maintenance Worker III for Streets  

Public Works | Gainesville, TX
Public Works-Streets
Rate of Pay: $12.72 - $22.27
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Possession of a valid driver’s license. Must have ability to obtain Class A or B CDL within six (6) months of request when requested by supervisor. Three years experience in construction or related field.