How to Apply
Thank you for your interest in a career with the City of Elgin. Current Job Openings are updated regularly and may include a variety of employment opportunities within our local government.
Download the City of Elgin Employment Application.
Do not leave questions blank. Start with your present or last job. Include any job-related military services, assignments and relevant volunteer activities. Your duties performed, should clearly describe your qualifications for the position you are applying for.
You must submit proof of your education with your application. This can include:
Copy of High School diploma/GED or high school transcripts, College transcripts if required to meet minimum qualifications, and any certificates and/or licenses required for the job.
Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of application. You must complete an application for each position you are applying for. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Police Department Application
The application for a Police Department position must also include the Police Department Personal History Statement. Download this document and the instructions below.
Elgin PD Personal History Statement
Directions for completing Personal History Statement
Email application and documents to: Pamela.Sanders@ElginTexas.gov
In Person: City Hall, 310 N Main St., Elgin, TX 78621
All selected applicants will be subjected to a background screening that may include employment and reference checks, consumer review, city account reviews, drug screening, criminal history review and fingerprinting.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Selection is based on the candidates whose background, qualifications, and any preferences requested from the hiring manager, most closely match the requirements for the job.