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Galveston plays host to over seven million visitors a year. They are attracted to the same features that brought visitors 100 years ago – the Island’s natural beauty, first-class hotels and restaurants, the arts, cultural activities and recreational attractions.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Galveston. Browse through the following to learn about available opportunities. The Department of Human Resources is no longer accepting paper applications. We do recommend that applicants use Internet Explorer 11 or higher, but Chrome or Firefox are the preferred browsers. 

Until the confirmation message “Application Submitted Successfully” appears your application has not been submitted for consideration. Please note that you must completely fill out the application to be considered for employment.

If you need assistance, please call (409) 797-3650.

Job Openings

Senior Parks Maintenance Worker  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: $28,739 - $43,109
Status: Open Until Filled

Recreation Coordinator  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: $40,439 - $60,658
Status: Open Until Filled

Fleet Service Technician  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Garage
Rate of Pay: $28,739 - $43,109
Status: Open Until Filled

Maintenance Worker   

Technical | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: $26,067 - $39,101
Status: Open Until Filled

Public Works Superintendent  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Public Works
Rate of Pay: DOQ
Status: Open Until Filled

Distribution-Collection Senior Crew Leader  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Municipal Utilities
Rate of Pay: $42,461 - $63,691
Status: Open Until Filled

Distribution-Collection Technician II  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Municipal Utilities
Rate of Pay: $38,513 - $57,770
Status: Open Until Filled

Deputy City Marshal  

Technical | Galveston, TX
City Marshal
Rate of Pay: $44,584 - $66,876
Status: Open Until Filled

Part Time Recreation Aide  

Part Time/Temporary Positions | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: DOQ
Status: Open Until Filled

Recreation Aide - Lasker Pool  

Part Time/Temporary Positions | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: DOQ
Status: Open Until Filled

Lifeguard  

Part Time/Temporary Positions | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: $10.00 Hourly
Status: Open Until Filled

Part Time Gate Attendant  

Part Time/Temporary Positions | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: $9.00 Hourly
Status: Open Until Filled

Telecommunicator   

Technical | Galveston, TX
Police
Rate of Pay: $36,679 - $55,019
Status: Open Until Filled

Swim Lessons Coordinator  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Parks & Recreation
Rate of Pay: $33,269 - $49,904
Status: Open Until Filled

Distribution/Collection Tech Trainee  

Technical | Galveston, TX
Municipal Utilities
Rate of Pay: $26,067 - $39,101
Status: Open Until Filled

Transit Operator   

Technical | Galveston, TX
Island Transit
Rate of Pay: $31,685 - $47,527
Status: Open Until Filled

Equipment Operator   

Technical | Galveston, TX
Public Works
Rate of Pay: $31,685 - $47,527
Status: Open Until Filled

Laborer   

Laborer | Galveston, TX
Public Works
Rate of Pay: $26,067 - $39,101
Status: Open Until Filled