Employment Opportunities

We are happy to tell you about employment opportunities with the Town of Hickory Creek. Working for Hickory Creek offers a small town feeling in a modern urban setting. The Town offers excellent opportunities for employment and career growth in our diverse departments, with a generous benefit package, competitive salaries and a great work environment.We maintain a high standard of quality for selection of employees. While all positions require a clear background check, physical and drug screen, some positions require more extensive screening.

Current Employment Opportunities

The Town of Hickory Creek Public Works Department is accepting applications for the position of seasonal maintenance worker. Ability to operate equipment such as a backhoe, dump truck, mower, weed eater and front end loader to perform various job duties maintaining streets and parks. Skilled in the use of hand and power tools. Inspect equipment before and after use, perform minor maintenance actives and report exceptional problems to supervisor. Perform other duties as assigned. Have the ability to perform physical tasks and handle moderate to heavy lifting.   Ability to work in all kinds of weather and follow safety regulations.  Must have a valid Texas Drivers License in good standing.

The Town of Hickory Creek is accepting applications for the position of part time Animal Services Officer. Applicant must be a Certified Animal Control Officer or certifiably within 3 months of employment. Enforce town animal control ordinances and applicable state regulations.  Control and/or impound all types of animals, both domesticated and wild.  Perform humane euthanasia of animals and dispose of deceased animals.  Perform animal care and animal shelter tasks. Manage and coordinate volunteer program and adoption events as well as marketing the shelter.  Prepare written logs, forms, statement, reports, and records.  Conduct public health and safety related surveillance and control activities.  Must be able to read, understand, explain and accurately apply animal control related regulations, policies, and procedures.  Must be able to identify most common breeds of cats and dogs, and have knowledge of common dog and cat diseases. Have the ability to perform physical tasks and handle moderate to heavy lifting.   Minimum two year experience in the animal services field preferred.   Must have a valid Texas Drivers License in good standing; high school diploma or equivalent.

The Town of Hickory Creek Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applicant must be TCOLE certified and in good standing at the time of application. Applicant is subject to a complete background investigation, medical and psychological evaluation.  Starting salary is $41,766 annually. Send completed application and background packet to 1075 Ronald Reagan Ave. Hickory Creek, TX 75065. Attn. Lieutenant Carey Dunn. Be sure and follow all instructions and provide all requested documents.



The Town of Hickory Creek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services. If you have any questions about job openings, please call the us (940) 497-2528 ext 227.