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 is accepting applications for the position of part time Animal Services Officer. Applicant must be a Certified Animal Control Officer. 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, statements, 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. Ability to work in all kinds of weather and follow safety regulations. Ability to read, understand, and follow written work instructions.  Must be punctual and attend work regularly. Must be able to work overtime when requested and be on-call for the department during extreme weather and emergency calls and weekends. Must have a  valid Texas Drivers License in good standing; high school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to successfully complete a  pre-employment  physical, drug screen and background check. Send completed application to 1075 Ronald Reagan Avenue Hickory Creek, Texas 75065. Attn: Jeffrey McSpedden.



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. Corporal 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.