Employment

Openings

The City of Fairfield is looking for dependable, honest, energetic and motivated individuals to fill key positions within the City. Applicants may be required to demonstrate the ability to work in all weather conditions and extremes, able to lift and carry 50 pounds, pass a background check and drug screen, and have a valid Texas Drivers license. 

The following positions are Vacant:

Wastewater Technician (1):  This is a full-time position that requires repair and maintenance duties at the Mims Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant.  Applicants must be physically able to get in and out of a work truck multiple times a day, work with their hands and possess the ability to obtain wastewater licenses.

Streets Laborer (1): The City of Fairfield has an immediate full-time opening for a position in the Streets Department. Applicants must be physically able to get in and out of a work truck multiple times a day, work with their hands and possess the ability to work in all types of weather conditions.

Dump Laborer (1): This is a part-time position, working on Mondays, some Fridays, and Saturdays at the City Dump. Applicants must physically be able to get in and out of a work truck multiple times a day.

Police Officers (2):  Under the direction of the Chief, the police officer is responsible for the enforcement of federal, state and municipal ordinances within the City of Fairfield. Applicants must have a Texas Peace Officer License issued by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement.

Utility Billing Clerk (1): The City of Fairfield is looking for a person with a customer service background to serve the City’s Administrative Department as the Utility Billing Clerk.  The work will involve processing utility billing and receivable accounts, conducting weekly audits and preparing reports. A high school education is required with ability to speak both English and Spanish preferred.

Salaries for the positions are commensurate with qualifications and experience. These positions will remain open until filled.

Candidates should mail an application, cover letter and resume, to Misty Richardson, City Secretary at PO Box 1149, Fairfield, Texas 75840. Candidates can also stop by City Hall, 425 W. Commerce St. and fill out an application. Those interested in the Police Department can stop by the Police Department at 839 E. Commerce St., or contacting Asst. Chief Albert Gallegos at 903-389-3901.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Misty Richardson or Nate Smith at the Fairfield City Hall at 903-389-2633. The City of Fairfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Application

To apply for an open position, please download and complete an Employment Application.