Frequently Asked Questions

How can I apply for a position?
The City of Kilgore recruits for positions as they become vacant or as a new position is created. In order to be considered for a specific position, an applicant must follow the instructions listed on the job posting or advertisement, by completing an on line application. The City does not accept resumes or online applications for positions that are not open.

Where can I find out about job opportunities?
All of the City's job opportunies can be found online on this page.

What will the job postings include?
All job postings will list the job title, position summary, and minimum qualifications (education and experience).

What kinds of benefits does the City offer?
The City has a competitive benefits package that includes employee major medical, dental, life, long term disability, and accidental death and dismemberment insurance; retirement program through Texas Municipal Retirement System; and paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays. See our Benefits Page for further detail.

Please contact our Human Resource Director, Michele Kincaid, at (903) 988-4103 or with any additional questions.