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Employment Opportunities

From time to time the City of Leon Valley will post new job openings on this page. If you are considering a rewarding career in the public service sector please visit this page regularly. The City of Leon Valley is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a quality workforce!  As position vacancies are announced, the Human Resources Office coordinates recruitment and hiring process.

The City of Leon Valley accepts applications and resumes ONLY for positions advertised.  Typically job announcements are advertised in the local press, with the Texas Workforce Commission, and on various Internet sites and area education and employment offices.  Applications and Job Announcements for positions are listed below. If you have trouble downloading the application, please contact the Human Resources Director at c.caldera@leonvalleytexas.gov or 210-684-1391 X212. All Applications Can be emailed to c.caldera@leonvalleytexas.gov , faxed-210-684-1515, or mailed - 6400 El Verde Rd, Leon Valley Texas, 78238. 

Positions Open Include the following:

CITY MANAGER

 City of Leon Valley, Texas

The City of Leon Valley (Population – 10,151) seeks experienced urban management professional to manage City with eight departments, 107 full time employees, and an $8.9 million annual budget.  Leon Valley is a Type A-General Law City with a Mayor and five Council Members, elected at-large for two-year terms.  The City lies within the San Antonio metropolitan area and is a full service community with full-time Police, Fire, EMS, Library and Public Works Departments, including a Water/Sewer Department.

 

Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business or closely related field with ten years’ experience OR a Master’s degree in public administration or closely related field with a minimum of five years’ experience is required.  This position requires progressively responsible experience in a management role of chief executive officer or city manager/asst. city manager or other equivalent experience.  Economic development, strategic planning, capital planning and budgeting skills are important.  Staff development, consensus building, financial management and land use planning experience is necessary.  Strong leadership, communication and facilitation skills are essential.  Salary is negotiable.

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Submit resume, application, salary requirements and history, and your last five work-related references to: Hon. Chris Riley, Mayor of the City of Leon Valley, 6400 El Verde Road, Leon Valley, Texas 78238-2399 or remit by fax to (210) 684-1515.  Closing Date:  July 20, 2015.  EEO/ADA

 

 Firefighter/Paramedic

The City of Leon Valley is recruiting qualified individuals for the position of Fire Fighter / Paramedic.  We staff an all-hazards response fire department providing Fire, EMS, Rescue and Hazardous Materials services to the community.  Vast training opportunities are provided to help advance your career.  We offer great benefits and supportive leadership.  Come join our team of dedicated professionals.  Minimum qualifications include: High school diploma or GED equivalent, certified or immediately certifiable as a Structural Fire Fighter by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection, Texas Department of State Health Services certified Paramedic or Licensed Paramedic, and hold a current Texas Driver’s license.  Must obtain Texas Class B-CDL within 1 year of date of hire.  Starting salary: $1495.66 bi-weekly, $160.00 (Estimated Annual $43,047.16). Paramedic certification pay bi-weekly, plus applicable Fire certification pay.  Additional benefits include employee health, dental and life insurance as well as a retirement pension plan and optional 457-retirement savings plan. A $500.00 annual clothing allowance is included. Closes 7/16/2015

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