City of Hutchins, Texas - City Jobs

Librarian

General Job Description

To oversee daily library operations and patron assistance. Plans for and coordinates major projects and enhancements to the library. Develops and monitors library budget. Researches and writes grants in support of library services. Oversees acquisition, presentation and maintenance of library materials. Reviews books and other resources for addition to library collection. Coordinates and develops children, youth and adult programming. Catalogues and processes children, youth and adult books.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Library Science.

Three (3) years of municipal library experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

See attached job description for details.

Compensation and Benefits

The City of Hutchins offers a robust benefits package to fulltime employees including:

Employee and dependent medical insurance provided between 60% and 100% of premium cost.
Provision of four (4) medical and prescription coverage plans through United Healthcare.
Provision of dental and vision benefits coverage through United Healthcare.
Provision of $15,000 in life insurance coverage at no cost to the employee.
Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS). Employee contribution rate is 7%; the City matches member contributions on a 1.5 :1 basis (Beg 01/01/22 contributions on a 2:1 basis).
457 Plan
Flexible spending account
Additional voluntary benefits are also available.
Eleven (11) paid holidays
One (1) personal holiday
Sick days
Vacation days

The beginning salary for this position is $42,869 annually.


Permit Technician

General Job Description

Under general supervision by the Building Official, the purpose of this position is to process building permit applications and related documents; provide information, customer assistance, and explain city codes and policies to citizens and applicants.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or GED -AND- one (1) year of experience in technical support functions, preferably in a government environment; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Licenses & Certificates

Possession of a valid driver’s license

Preference will be given to candidates with International Code Council (ICC) Permit Technician certification. Candidates without the certification are required to obtain certification within twelve (12) months of employment.

See attached job description for details.

Compensation and Benefits

The City of Hutchins offers a robust benefits package to fulltime employees including:

Employee and dependent medical insurance provided between 60% and 100% of premium cost.
Provision of four (4) medical and prescription coverage plans through United Healthcare.
Provision of dental and vision benefits coverage through United Healthcare.
Provision of $15,000 in life insurance coverage at no cost to the employee.
Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS). Employee contribution rate is 7%; the City matches member contributions on a 1.5 :1 basis (Beg 01/01/22 contributions on a 2:1 basis).
457 Plan
Flexible spending account
Additional voluntary benefits are also available.
Eleven (11) paid holidays
One (1) personal holiday
Sick days
Vacation days

The beginning salary for this position is $35,298 annually.


Accountant

General Job Description

This is a professional position responsible for performing a variety of general and complex accounting work related to the operations of the Finance Department.

Areas of responsibility may include audit, accounts payable, accounts receivable, budget, payroll, grants, general ledger, financial statements, and cash reporting. Work involves the use of reasoned judgment and specialized knowledge of accepted accounting processes and practices. This position is responsible for providing staff support and for acting as a mentor, role model, and trainer for accounting staff.

Education and Experience

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, business administration, finance, or related field. CPA/CGFO is highly desired.

Four (4) years increasingly responsible experience performing journey to complex accounting and finance work, preferably in a municipal setting.

An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job will be considered when hiring for this role.

See attached job description for details.

Compensation and Benefits

The City of Hutchins offers a robust benefits package to fulltime employees including:

Employee and dependent medical insurance provided between 60% and 100% of premium cost.
Provision of four (4) medical and prescription coverage plans through United Healthcare.
Provision of dental and vision benefits coverage through United Healthcare.
Provision of $15,000 in life insurance coverage at no cost to the employee.
Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS). Employee contribution rate is 7%; the City matches member contributions on a 1.5 :1 basis (Beg 01/01/22 contributions on a 2:1 basis).
457 Plan
Flexible spending account
Additional voluntary benefits are also available.
Eleven (11) paid holidays
One (1) personal holiday
Sick days
Vacation days

The beginning salary for this position is $50,000 annually.


Communications Officer

General Summary
To answer emergency and non-emergency calls, including giving and receiving information.
Dispatches emergency personnel, including police, firefighters, EMS, department of public safety,
and public works. Assesses the type of emergency and determines the appropriate entity for
dispatch in emergencies. Maintains communications with officers in the field, including welfare
checks, and looking up and relaying information on criminal histories, warrants, and vehicles.
Conducts searches for records on criminal histories, warrants, and vehicles. Performs welfare
checks on prisoners. Performs searches on prisoners as required.

Compensation and Benefits

The City of Hutchins offers a robust benefits package to fulltime employees including:

Employee and dependent medical insurance provided between 60% and 100% of premium cost.
Provision of four (4) medical and prescription coverage plans through United Healthcare.
Provision of dental and vision benefits coverage through United Healthcare.
Provision of $15,000 in life insurance coverage at no cost to the employee.
Participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS). Employee contribution rate is 7%; the City matches member contributions on a 1.5 :1 basis (Beg 01/01/22 contributions on a 2:1 basis).
457 Plan
Flexible spending account
Additional voluntary benefits are also available.
Eleven (11) paid holidays
One (1) personal holiday
Sick days
Vacation days

The beginning salary for this position is $16.97/hour.