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Police Chief

CHIEF OF POLICE
 CITY OF GARDEN RIDGE POLICE DEPARTMENT


                 The Chief of Police is the senior officer of the Garden Ridge Police Department.  The Chief of Police is responsible to the Mayor and City Council for maintaining law and order within the City of Garden Ridge.  The Chief of Police is under the direct supervision of the City Administrator for the administration of the Police Department.   The Chief of Police position is a highly responsible, complex and visible position requiring professionalism, effective and efficient communications, service and assistance to the general public, elected and appointed officials and city staff.   The Chief supervises 14 police officers and staff and is responsible for an annual operating budget of $1,160,550. This is a fulltime exempt position.

 Advanced Peace Officers Certification through TCOLE, 10 years law enforcement experience in command or supervisory position and current valid Texas Driver’s license required.  Master Peace Officer Certification through TCOLE and/or Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice or related field preferred.

 Competitive salary and benefits.   See Chief of Police Job Description for job position details. 

 
               Qualified applicants must submit a resume and completed Garden Ridge Police Department application to the City of Garden Ridge, City Administrator, 9400 Municipal Parkway, Garden Ridge, Texas 78266.   Position open until filled.  

Police Chief Job Description
Application

 


Finance and Human Resources

FINANCE AND HUMAN RESOURCES POSITION
CITY OF GARDEN RIDGE 
           
  The Finance and Human Resources position is full time non-exempt, non-supervisory position. It is a highly responsible and complex position that is responsible to the City Administrator. The position requires professionalism, effective and efficient service and assistance to the general public, elected and appointed officials and city staff.

             The Finance area of the position requires professional judgment, accuracy and care in interpreting and applying local government finance and accounting industry standards and practices to maintain an effective accounting system to capture data that provides accurate financial records of the City of Garden Ridge.

            The Human Resources area of the position requires professional judgment and care in interpreting and ensuring compliance with employment laws, the city’s personnel policies and administering the city’s employee benefit program. 
          
           Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, three (3) years’ experience in municipal finance, current valid Texas Driver’s license, and Notary Public within six months of employment required. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license from Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, Master’s degree in Accounting or Finance, five (5) years’ experience in municipal finance, and human resources experience preferred. 

          Competitive salary and benefits. See Finance and Human Resources Job Description for job position details. 

         Qualified applicants must submit a resume and completed Garden Ridge employment application to the City of Garden Ridge, City Administrator, 9400 Municipal Parkway, Garden Ridge, Texas 78266. Position open until filled.


           Finance and Human Resources Job Description
         Application


Police Officer
                                         POLICE OFFICER
                                   CITY OF GARDEN RIDGE 

     The City of Garden Ridge is accepting applications for a police officer. The applicant must be TCOLE Certified and be eligible to work as a Peace Officer. 

     You may submit your application in person or by US Post office mail. Once your application is received you will be notified of the next step in the process.

     The Police Department will be accepting application until the position is filled.

                                              Application


Administrative Assistant
                                     ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
                                        CITY OF GARDEN RIDGE
 
       Full-time non-exempt position with complex clerical and administrative support duties. Self starter must possess strong oral and written communication skills, strong computer skills with variety of software including Incode and ability to identify information for effective action. 
       
        High school graduate or GED required. Minimum two years municipal experience preferred. 

       Competitive salary and benefits. See Administrative Assistant Job Description for job position details. 

       Submit completed application and resume to City of Garden Ridge, City Administrator, 9400 Municipal Parkway, Garden Ridge, Texas 78266. Position open until filled.


                            Administrative Assistant Job Description
                                               Application