Employment Opportunities

Full Time City of Joshua Employee Benefits

  • Texas Municipal Retirement System 7% 2 to 1 match
  • Group medical, dental and life insurance with employee premiums paid
  • Supplemental major medical benefits available through AFLAC
  • 10 paid holidays
  • 2 weeks vacation after first year
  • 12 days of sick leave


Building Inspector

The City of Joshua is accepting applications for Building Inspector.  Duties include required building plan review and inspections including all structural, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, energy conservation, health and safety codes.

Requirements:  High School Diploma or GED with five (5) years experience in the inspection or construction field.  ICC Building Inspector Certification, Plumbing Inspector License with the State of Texas, Residential Energy Inspector, Commercial Energy Inspector, knowledge of 2009 International Building, Plumbing, Mechanical, Energy Conservation, Fire, Fuel Gas Codes and knowledge of 2011 National Electric Code.  Valid Class C Texas Driver License. Preference given to Certified Plans Examiner and Certified Building Official.

Starting Salary Range:  $47,535. – $53,372. DOQ EOE

Paid Group Health benefits, TMRS, Paid Vacation leave, Sick leave, Holidays, and supplemental benefits.  Send application and resume to:  City of Joshua, Attn:  Lisa Cabrera, 101 S. Main St., Joshua, TX76058.

Part-Time Public Works Crew Member

The City of Joshua invites qualified individuals to apply for the position of P/T Seasonal Public Works Crew Member.  Duties include assisting in maintenance and repair of city streets, drainage cleaning, and building and grounds maintenance.  High School diploma or GED required.  Valid Class C Texas driver’s license required.  EOE    $10.00 an hour/24 hours a week.  Applications can be picked up at City Hall, 101 S. Main St., Joshua, TX or downloaded from our City website at www.cityofjoshuatx.us.    Please send City application to:  City of Joshua, Attn:  LaDonna Davis, 101 S Main St. Joshua, TX 76058 or email application to: ldavis@cityofjoshuatx.us

Shelter Attendant – Part-Time

Job Description:   Beginning position responsible for cleaning the animal shelter on weekends, holidays, and scheduled days during the week.  You will be responsible for the basic care and maintenance of all animals in the shelter at a sub-professional level.  You will assist the full time shelter attendant and Animal Control Officer as needed in an efficient and professional manner.  Please send City application to:  City of Joshua, Attn: Shaun Short, 102 S. Main St., Joshua, TX  76058 or email application to: sshort@cityofjoshuatx.us.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

Employment Application

Police Officer

The Joshua Police Department is accepting applications for Police Officer.

Job Description:  Enforce any and all laws of the State of Texas and ordinances of the City of Joshua; patrol residential areas; patrol and check businesses; prevent crime; issue citations; investigate all calls for service; and appear in court when required.

Job Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Possess a Basic Certification issued by TCOLE
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be of good moral character
  • Must pass background investigation, polygraph test (if required), medical exam, and psychological exam
  • Must pass oral interview, physical fitness test, and a written test

How to Apply:  Applications can be obtained from the Joshua Police Department, 102 S. Main St, Joshua, 76058 or below: