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Employment with the City of Athens provides an incredible opportunity to experience a fulfilling career delivering 21st-century services to the citizens of Athens. With a mix of new and tenured employees, our workforce strives to meet the daily challenges of a dynamic and evolving municipal landscape in a professional and customer-oriented manner.


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If you’re interested in serving a growing and dynamic community, we encourage you to apply for one of our open positions below:

Non-Civil Service Positions   (These positions need to be applied for online.)

Civil Service Positions

The City of Athens Police and Fire Departments follow Municipal Civil Service, Chapter 143 of the Texas Local Government Code. These positions require a written and physical exam.  Eligibility lists are created to hire for these positions.

POLICE DEPARTMENT  (Intent to Test & Application need to be complete and turned in by Monday, September 25, 2023, by 5:00 p.m.) 

FIRE DEPARTMENT (Intent to Test & Application need to be complete and turned in by Tuesday, October 31st , 2023, at 5 p.m.)

More Information

For more information, contact:

City of Athens Human Resources

508 E. Tyler Street
Athens, TX  75751


The City of Athens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity in its workplace.