Abernathy

Employment

 
 
For
Employment Opportunities,
 
Please Call the
 
Abernathy City Secretary

(806) 298-2546
 
The City of Abernathy will accept and hold applications for 6 months even if no job vacancies exist.
 
Applications are downloadable below.
 

 
 

Director of Public Utilities

The City of Abernathy is accepting applications for Full-Time position for Director of the Water/Wastewater Department.

The Director of Public Utilities shall direct all Public Utilities functions and carry out all duties as assigned. These duties include, but are not limited to those specifically required by statute, ordinance, or custom and necessity and may also include such personnel and managerial duties as delegated.

Within 90 days of hiring, the Director of Public Utilities must reside within a ten (10) minute one-way commute of the municipal limits and in no case reside more than ten (10) miles from the City limits.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR POSITION:

1. Be a graduate of an accredited high school or have an equivalency certificate;
2. Must possess an appropriate valid Texas Drivers License.
3. A minimum of a Class C Water license and a Class C Wastewater license. Will consider D Water License and D Wastewater License if able to obtain both C licenses in both within six months.
4. Five years Public Utilities experience.
5. Ability to type/required, experience with computers.
6. Experience in dealing with the public.
7. Ability to supervise and work cooperatively with others.
8. Demonstrated ability to administratively manage and supervise projects.
9. Ability to draft and prepare correspondence to state, federal, and other agencies.
10. Ability to deal effectively with state, federal, and other agencies.
11. Ability to prepare and follow a budget.
12. Ability to work with a minimum of supervision and carry out delegated personnel and managerial duties.

Forward resume and completed job application to: Mike Cypert, P.O. Box 310, Abernathy, Texas 79311, Phone ; EOE. Position is open until filled

 
 

Water/Wastewater Operator

The City of Abernathy is accepting applications for Full-Time position in the Water/Wastewater Department. High school diploma/GED and valid Class C Texas driver's license required. Water and/or Wastewater licenses are desired but not required at time of hiring. Starting salary range DOQ.

This position responds to civil emergencies. Within 90 days of hiring, applicant is required to reside within a ten (10) minute one-way commute of the municipal limits and in no case reside more than ten (10) miles from the City limits.

Forward resume and completed job application to: Mike Cypert, P.O. Box 310, Abernathy, Texas 79311, Phone ; EOE. Position is open until filled

 

Employment Application
PDF Format

Employment Application
Word Format

All applicants under the age of 18 must submit a completed Minor's Release Form.

SPECIAL NOTICE FOR POLICE DEPT APPLICANTS:
TCOLE requires applications for the Abernathy Police Department to include a Personal History Statement before hiring. Once your application is received and processed, you will be asked to complete this information.

To submit your completed application, you may:
  • Deliver it in person,
  • Mail it to:
 
City of Abernathy
Attn: City Secretary.
P.O. Box 310
Abernathy, Texas 79311

 

The City of Abernathy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Discrimination against or preference for any person in recruitment, hiring, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, membership, training, examination, appointment, promotion, retention, discipline or any other aspect of employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, marital status, physical disability or non-merit factor is prohibited.