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