Human Resources

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:


Maintenance Crewman

Under general supervision of the Maintenance Crew Leader or other more experienced worker, the Maintenance Crewman safely and efficiently constructs, maintains, and repairs municipal properties including buildings, alleys, sidewalks, streets, park facilities and utilities; and does related work as required.

 REQUIREMENTS:

  • GED or High School diploma or equivalent knowledge and experience to satisfactorily perform all essential functions of the job;
  • Must have 1-2 yrs. experience with public-works type work
  • Valid TX Drivers’ License. 
  • Must obtain TX -CDL-Class B within 1 yr of hire date.

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:

  • Extra consideration will be given to applicants who have:
    • TX -CDL-Class B
    • Pest Control Certifications
    • HVAC Certifications
    • Any water certifications

 SALARY:

  • $12.00 – $14.00 an hour

CLOSING:All applications or resumes must be submitted to the Human Resources Office b 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

Maintenance Crewman Application PDF

Maintenance Crewman Application WORD


Police Lieutenant
Photographic Traffic Control System and Traffic Safety Programs

Under general supervision of the Captain, leads police personnel assigned to the Photographic Traffic Control System and Traffic Safety Programs. This position is also responsible for oversight of the Criminal Investigations Division. This position is responsible for enforcing all laws of the City, State, and the United States, carry out special assignments in the field of police work; provide reports of assignments and/or do related work as assigned by the Captain or Chief of Police.
 
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 of ten years of law enforcement including at least five years of investigative experience.
  • Minimum of five years of progressive supervisory experience
  • Must be able to pass physical fitness, background investigation, psychological evaluation, reading comprehension exam physical exam and drug screening.

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:

  • Extra consideration will be given to applicants who have:
    • Applicant that have more than five years’ of investigative unit experience.
    • Instructed law enforcement courses and that have an instructor license issued by the Texas Commissioned on Law Enforcement
    • Applicants who have instructed law enforcement firearm courses and that have a firearms instructor license issued by the Texas Commissioned on Law Enforcement
    • Completion of supervisory level incident management training courses as proscribed by NIMS
    • Applicants who have directed or commanded emergency response scenes, to include barricaded subjects, hostage situations, and active shooter scenes
    • Five years of experience leading a proactive tactical unit such as Special Weapons and Tactics, Gang Unit, or a street crime unit.
    • Applicants who have knowledge in acquisition of equipment through DRMO, federal agencies, and grants.

 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 November 20, 2017. 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

APPLICATION PDF
APPLICATION WORD


Police Sergeant
Photographic Traffic Control System and Traffic Safety Program 

Under general supervision of the Photographic Traffic Control System and Traffic Safety Program Lieutenant, leads police personnel assigned to the Photographic Traffic Control System and Traffic Safety Programs. This position is also responsible for enforcing all laws of the City, State, and the United States, carry out special assignments in the field of police work; provide reports of assignments and/or do related work as assigned by the Captain or Chief of Police.
 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 supervisory experience.
  • Must be able to pass physical fitness, background investigation, psychological evaluation, reading comprehension exam physical exam and drug screening.

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:

  • Extra consideration will be given to applicants who have:
    • Instructed law enforcement courses and that have an instructor license issued by the Texas Commissioned on Law Enforcement
    • Applicants who have instructed law enforcement firearm courses and that have a firearms instructor license issued by the Texas Commissioned on Law Enforcement
    • Completion of supervisory level incident management training courses as proscribed by NIMS
    • Applicants who have directed or commanded emergency response scenes, to include barricaded subjects, hostage situations, and active shooter scenes
    • A minimum of five years of experience assigned to or leading a proactive tactical unit such as Special Weapons and Tactics, Gang Unit, or a street crime unit.
    • Applicants who have knowledge in acquisition of equipment through DRMO, federal agencies, and grants will be given additional points when scoring of the candidates

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 November 21, 2017. 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

Application PDF
Application WORD