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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 X 212. 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:

Patrol Sergeant

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of Associates Degree or 60+ hours of College is required to apply.
  • Minimum of an Advanced Peace Officer certification is required to apply.
  • Minimum ten years progressively responsible experience or in law enforcement or related field required.
  • Must be able to pass physical fitness, background investigation, psychological evaluation, reading comprehension exam physical exam and drug screening.

 SALARY:

  • Estimated $53,000/ year.
  • Non-Exempt Position
  • Plus Certification pay
    • Master $3,250/year
    • Advance $2,340/year
    • Intermediate $1300/year
    • Basic $650/year
    • $700/yr. uniform allowance
    • 100% Employee Coverage for Health, Dental and Life Insurances
    • Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) 6% and 2:1 match.

CLOSING:All applications or resumes must be submitted to the Human Resources Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 7, 2016. Employment applications can be located at www.leonvalleytexas.gov or City Hall located at 640 El Verde Road, Leon Valley Texas, 78238. AA/EOE/ADA

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Patrol Officer

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of a Basic Peace Officer certification is required to apply.
  • Must be able to pass physical fitness, background investigation, psychological evaluation, reading comprehension exam physical exam and drug screening.

SALARY:

  • Estimated $42,598/ year.
  • Non-Exempt Position
  • Plus Certification pay
    • Master $3,250/year
    • Advance $2,340/year
    • Intermediate $1300/year
    • Basic $650/year
    • $700/yr. uniform allowance
    • 100% Employee Coverage for Health, Dental and Life Insurances
    • Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) 6% and 2:1 match.

CLOSING:All applications or resumes must be submitted to the Human Resources Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 7, 2016. Employment applications can be located at www.leonvalleytexas.gov or City Hall located at 640 El Verde Road, Leon Valley Texas, 78238. AA/EOE/ADA

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Police Lieutenant

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum of Associates Degree or 60+ hours of College is required to apply.
  • Minimum of an Advanced Peace Officer certification is required to apply.
  • Minimum ten years progressively responsible experience or in law enforcement or related field required.
  • Minimum of five years of Supervisory experience.
  • Must be able to pass physical fitness, background investigation, psychological evaluation, reading comprehension exam physical exam and drug screening.

SALARY:

  • Estimated $65,000/ year.
  • Non-Exempt Position
  • Plus Certification pay
    • Master $3,250/year
    • Advance $2,340/year
    • Intermediate $1300/year
    • Basic $650/year
    • $700/yr. uniform allowance
    • 100% Employee Coverage for Health, Dental and Life Insurances
    • Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) 6% and 2:1 match.

CLOSING:All applications or resumes must be submitted to the Human Resources Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 7, 2016. Employment applications can be located at www.leonvalleytexas.gov or City Hall located at 640 El Verde Road, Leon Valley Texas, 78238. AA/EOE/ADA

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Patrol Captain

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Minimum of Associates Degree or 60+ hours of College is required to apply.
  • Minimum of an Master Peace Officer certification is required to apply.
  • Minimum ten years progressively responsible experience, some of which is service as a Lieutenant or high rank, in law enforcement or related field required
  • Must be able to pass physical fitness, background investigation, psychological evaluation, reading comprehension exam physical exam and drug screening. 

SALARY: 

  • Estimated $71,000/ year.
  • Non-Exempt Position
  • Plus Certification pay
    • Master $3,250/year
    • Advance $2,340/year
    • Intermediate $1300/year
    • Basic $650/year
    • $700/yr. uniform allowance
    • 100% Employee Coverage for Health, Dental and Life Insurances
    • Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) 6% and 2:1 match. 

CLOSING:All applications or resumes must be submitted to the Human Resources Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 7, 2016. Employment applications can be located at www.leonvalleytexas.gov or City Hall located at 640 El Verde Road, Leon Valley Texas, 78238. AA/EOE/ADA

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Police Investigative Sergeant

REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Minimum of Associates Degree or 60+ hours of College is required to apply.
  • Minimum of an Advanced Peace Officer certification is required to apply.
  • Minimum ten years progressively responsible experience in law enforcement or related field required
  • Minimum of five years investigative experience.
  • Must be able to pass physical fitness, background investigation, psychological evaluation, reading comprehension exam physical exam and drug screening.

SALARY: 

  • Estimated $58,000/ year.
  • Non-Exempt Position
  • Plus Certification pay
    • Master $3,250/year
    • Advance $2,340/year
    • Intermediate $1300/year
    • Basic $650/year
    • $700/yr. uniform allowance
    • 100% Employee Coverage for Health, Dental and Life Insurances
    • Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) 6% and 2:1 match.

CLOSING:All applications or resumes must be submitted to the Human Resources Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 7, 2016. Employment applications can be located at www.leonvalleytexas.gov or City Hall located at 6400 El Verde Road, Leon Valley Texas, 78238. AA/EOE/ADA. 

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FIRE CAPTAIN

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 8 years Paid Full-time Professional firefighting experience.
  • 2 years’ experience as a fire service Supervisor
  • 2 years’ experience as a Driver/Engineer
  • Obtained certification as Fire Officer II from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection
  • Obtained certification as Firefighter Advanced from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection
PREFERRED REQUIREMENT
  • Obtained certification as a Fire Service Instructor II from the Texas Commission on Fire Protection

 SALARY:                 

  • Estimated 56,553.12/ year.
  • Non-Exempt Position
  • Plus Certification pay
    • $4,160/yr. Paramedic Certification
    • $1,040/yr. for Advance Firefighter Certification
    • $700/yr. uniform allowance
    • 100% Employee Coverage for Health, Dental and Life Insurances
    • Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) 6% and 2:1 match.

CLOSING: All applications or resumes must be submitted to the Human Resources Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on November 30, 2016. AA/EOE/ADA

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