Applicants should include a City Application for Employment along with their resume. All full time, regular employees are provided a benefit package of paid sick/vacation leave, life, health, vision, and dental insurance, 10 paid holidays and TMRS retirement package.

Applications should be submitted to Personnel Office, City Hall, 710 W. Avenue A, Port Aransas, TX 78373-4128, Phone: (361)749-4111 or faxed to (361)749-4723, emailed to city@cityofportaransas.org. Those applicants tentatively selected will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for that position prior to employment. The City of Port Aransas does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services. E.O.E.

Employment Application

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GAS UTILITY WORKER


Wage:13.65 Per Hr

Under the supervision of the Gas Foreman, safely performs routine tasks and projects of moderate complexity requiring the application of standard techniques, procedures and guidelines.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
Perform preventive and routine maintenance on pipeline system;
Troubleshoot, test, install, and repair pipeline system materials and equipment;
Operates: vehicle, pipeline system equipment, and other essential equipment. Handles material, cargo, and accessories;
Reads meters, investigates low/high consumption.
Completes maintenance records, service reports, and other required documents on paper and PC; and
Other duties may be assigned.
Qualifications:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
Have a valid Texas Driver License in good standing;
Ability to read, write and speak in English;
Add, subtract, multiply and divide two digit numbers;
Perform operations using units of weight measurement, volume, and distance;
Apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one-or-two step instructions; and
Deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.
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FLEET MECHANIC/TECHNICIAN

Wage: $21.247-27.75 DOE Per Hour

Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Street Supervisor,
the Fleet Mechanic/Technician.
Street performs general labor and semi-skilled level work.
Responsible for inspecting/accessing vehicular/equipment
issues and problems,
developing a plan for repairs, ordering the required parts,
disassembly, cleaning, prep work, reassembly and testing
completed repairs.
Responsible for all annual servicing of heavy equipment,
equipment, vehicles, tractors, mowers, golf carts and small
tools including mowers, trimmers, chain saws and etc.
Required to maintain, cycle and test all city owned
emergency generators and associated equipment and
perform any and all other related work as required and directed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Examines vehicles and equipment with personnel and staff to
review and gain knowledge of the extent of damage or malfunction.
Plans work procedures for any repairs.
Provides listing of required materials, fluids or parts to
Street Supervisor for purchasing and ordering.
Removes damaged parts/equipment, cleans and preps
vehicle/equipment for required repairs.
Receives materials, fluids or parts, insures they are
the required items and completes the installation/repairs.
Services all fluids, filters, wipers, tires and etc.
for all vehicles, heavy equipment, equipment, golf car
tractors, mowers, golf carts
and small tools including mowers, trimmers, chain saws and etc.
Re-fuels, cleans, oils, greases, maintains,
cleans and washes all vehicles, equipment,
tractors and tools as listed above and as
directed including periodic scheduled maintenance
and rust prevention activities and any and all
other duties as assigned.
The omission of an essential function does not
preclude management from assigning duties not
listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment
to the position.

Education and/or Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
Valid Texas Commercial Driver?s License required;
minimum of five (5) years? of mechanical
experience servicing heavy diesel equipment,
heavy diesel trucks, diesel emergency vehicles and
general vehicles and trucks. Knowledge and
experience with heavy equipment/vehicular hydraulic systems,
electrical systems and general repair knowledge is essential.



FLEET MECHANIC
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Police Officer


Port Aransas Police Department ? Lateral Transfers for Patrol
Tired of sitting in traffic all day? Ready for a laid-back island lifestyle? Want to be a part of a community that appreciates and supports what you do? The Port Aransas Police Department is seeking officers with two or more years of patrol experience for immediate hire.

APPLY ONLINE TODAY AT WWW.CITYOFPORTARANSAS.ORG

General Information
Location: Port Aransas, TX 78373
Job Type: Full time with rotating shifts
Compensation:
$21.66/hr. ($45,052) to $30.49/hr. ($63,419) DOQ + Overtime + Full benefit package

Benefits include:
Lateral service credits (one-year credit for every two years of experience up to fifteen years)
Overtime, certification, and longevity, pay
Uniforms + cleaning allowance
Employee/Family friendly work enviroment
Fully equipped 4x4 Patrol vehicles
Department provides uniforms, leather gear, on and off duty weapons, (Glock 22, Glock 43, and AR-15), and training and duty ammunition
Full health care including medical, dental, and vision
Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays
TMRS retirement with five-year vesting and a 2 to 1 match
Gym membership reimbursement

Job Description

APPLY ONLINE TODAY AT WWW.CITYOFPORTARANSAS.ORG

Provides traditional patrol services including criminal and traffic law enforcement. The city of Port Aransas has a full time population of approximately 3,500 and is a tourist destination for more than 5,000,000 annual visitors. Port Aransas is located on Mustang Island, a barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico that borders the city of Corpus Christi. The city encompasses approximately eight square miles including eight miles of gulf beaches. The city is known for its world-class fishing, beautiful beaches, and highly acclaimed schools.

The Port Aransas Police Department has immediate openings. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.


Job Requirements:
Expedited hiring process for applicants with a valid TCOLE Peace Officer license and a minimum of two years of full time, paid, patrol experience. Officers with intermediate or higher certification, bilingual in Spanish, certified mental health officers, and/or other special skills or certifications are preferred.

Applicants must have a valid TCOLE Peace Officer License, valid Texas driver?s license, and pass a physical examination including a drug screen.
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BEACH WORKER/PUBLIC WORKS


PAY RATE $14.48 PER HOUR

Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Beach Supervisor,
the Beach Worker performs general labor and
semi-skilled level work. The Beach Worker is
responsible to provide labor to assist in the
cleaning, maintenance and repair of city beaches,
beach roadways, access road entrances, removal and
disposal of solid waste and sanitation of beach restrooms,
pickup and disposal of all beach trash, containers and
recycle containers on city beaches and seaweed
collection/disposal. Performs any and all other
related work as required and directed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include
the following:
Operates all beach vehicles and equipment in a safe and
efficient way according to all relevant legislation,
policies and procedures.
Operates a variety of vehicles back hoe with front bucket,
pump truck, water truck, trash truck, pickup truck and etc.
Operates a variety of other equipment such as tractor/loader
units and small tools to include chain saws, trimmers,
pumps and all small tools as required and directed.
Re-fuels, cleans, oils, greases, maintains, cleans and
washes all vehicles, equipment, tractors and tools as
listed above and as directed including periodic scheduled
maintenance and rust prevention activities.
Services and empties beach trash cans, cleans and sanitizes
beach restrooms, disposes of solid waste and picks up debris/trash
on the city beach as required.
Assist fleet technicians/mechanics in service, repairs
and fabrication for various equipment and tools.
Assists in properly securing worksites by use of barricades,
flags and traffic direction in and around worksites.
Ensures safe working conditions within work areas.
The omission of an essential function does no
t preclude management from assigning duties not listed
herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position.



BEACH WORKER
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FACILITIES WORKER

PAY RATE $14.48 PER HOUR

Summary: Performs custodial duties, minor maintenance and other miscellaneous duties in order to ensure that municipal buildings and facilities are maintained in a healthy, safe and sanitary manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Clean and care for buildings and facilities in order to ensure they are maintained in a safe and healthy manner.

Main activities include but not limited to sweeping, mopping, vacuuming, shampooing carpet, dusting furniture and fixtures, striping and waxing floors, emptying trash receptacles, cleaning facility restrooms, etc.

Maintain storage areas and cleaning equipment, materials and supplies in a safe and orderly manner in order to ensure the safety of staff and the public.

Maintains buildings by preforming minor and routine painting, plumbing and other related maintenance activities.

Reports all major repairs and damages to supervisor.

Assists in the setup, break down, clean up and delivery of tables and chairs for meetings and special events.

Preform other related duties as required.

FACILITIES WORKER
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STREET MAINTENANCE WORKER/PUBLIC WORKS

PAY RATE $14.18 PER HOUR

Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Streets Maintenance Supervisor, the Streets Maintenance Worker performs general labor and semi-skilled level work. The Streets Maintenance Worker is responsible to provide labor to assist in the cleaning, maintenance and repair of city streets, roadways, access road entrances, pickup and disposal of all trash, containers and recycle containers on city streets. Performs any and all other related work as required and directed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
Operates all streets vehicles and equipment in a safe and efficient way according to all relevant legislation, policies and procedures.
Operates a variety of vehicles back hoe with front bucket, pump truck, water truck, trash truck, pickup truck and etc.
Operates a variety of other equipment such as tractor/loader units and small tools to include chain saws, trimmers, pumps and all small tools as required and directed.
Re-fuels, cleans, oils, greases, maintains, cleans and washes all vehicles, equipment, tractors and tools as listed above and as directed including periodic scheduled maintenance and rust prevention activities.
Services and empties trash cans, disposes of solid waste and picks up debris/trash on the city streets as required.
Assist fleet technicians/mechanics in service, repairs and fabrication fOr various equipment and tools.
Assists in properly securing worksites by use of barricades, flags and traffic direction in and around worksites. Ensures safe working conditions within work areas.
The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position.


Street Maintenance Worker
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BUILDING PERMIT CLERK

$16.79-21.91 DOE PER HOUR



Summary: Issues licenses or permits to qualified applicants by performing the following duties.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Questions applicant to obtain information such as name, address, and age, and records data on prescribed computer forms.

Evaluates information obtained to determine applicant qualification for license
Issues Permits

General office work such as typing, filing and computer work.

Customer inquiries regarding building inspections, and general building code.

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

BUILDING PERMIT CLERK
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