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Current Opportunities 

The city does not accept application for employment unless a specific vacancy exists.   No applications are accepted via fax or e-mail.  Please mail or bring completed applications to City Hall.  View current employment opportunities.

The City of Granite Shoals is an equal opportunity employer.

Employee Benefits 
The City of Granite Shoals offers the following employee benefits:
  • Medical and dental insurance for full-time employees and dependents
    • The city pays 100% of the employee medical and dental insurance premiums (the employee is responsible for any dependent coverage, monthly premium is a payroll deduction)
  • Life insurance for employees provided by the city
  • Worker’s compensation insurance
  • Membership in Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS)
    • The city matches 5% employee contributions at a rate of 2:1; vesting period of five years
    • The city has Supplemental Death Benefits 
  • Vacation leave
  • Sick leave
  • 11 paid annual holidays; 1 paid Personal Day, available to full time employees, in good standing,  employed for six months or longer, approved in advance by Department Head.  

Personnel Manual
City Council adopted Resolution 445, the Personnel Policies for the employees of the City of Granite Shoals, on May 13, 2014.   On August 11, 2015, they amended the Personnel Policies with Resolution 491. On November 29, 2016, the City Council readopted the employee manual with seven modifications, as Resolution #518.   In February 2018, the City Council adopted Resolution #585 - updating the Employee Manual.  The latest update was the passage of Resolution #595 which passed July 24, 2018 to clarify the Holiday Pay for our Firefighters and to eliminate 'Per Diem' payments from Travel Expense section of the policy.  You can see Resolution #595 here.  

The City is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer 

Job Postings Notice 

We conform to all the laws, statutes, and regulations concerning equal employment opportunities and affirmative action. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to all of our job openings. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, age, disability status, Genetic Information & Testing, Family & Medical Leave, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We prohibit Retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer or the government, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint or otherwise oppose discrimination.