Tuesday, March 22, 2022 Susan Schrock, Office of Communication

Are you looking to start a rewarding new career in The American Dream City? The City of Arlington will host a job fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, April 7, 2022, at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library, 100 S. Center St.

Numerous City Departments, including Esports, Public Works, Water Utilities, Information Technology, Parks & Recreation and the Arlington Police Department, are participating in the job fair. Some departments will hold on-site interviews and will be prepared to extend an offer. Participants are encouraged to pre-apply online at arlingtontx.gov/jobs and bring copies of their resumes to the event.

 Additionally, during the event, the City will offer two workshops for the job seeker

  • 11 a.m. - The Resume Writing Lab – strengthen your resume and make it stand out from the rest!
  • 1 p.m. - “Create your Pitch and Nail the Interview” – learn how to effectively communicate your skills and abilities before and during the interview!

To register for either workshop, email your preference to coahr@arlingtontx.gov.

 The City of Arlington offers competitive salary ranges for all positions as well as an excellent benefits package. Full-time City employees enjoy 12 paid holidays each year along with generous sick and vacation leave. Additionally, the City offers valuable benefits such as tuition reimbursement, 401(k) matching, and a retirement plan through the Texas Municipal Retirement System.

 Free parking for the City’s job fair is available throughout the Downtown area, including the 101 Center parking garage to the east of the Downtown Library as well as to the west of Arlington City Hall.

 For more information, please contact Human Resources at 817-459-6869 or coahr@arlingtontx.gov.