Skip Navigation

Home  |  Sitemap  |  Contact us 


Employment Positions Open

If you wish to be part of the Dalhart team... click on the available job opening below for more information on how to apply.

Apply Online Today!

Click to Apply Online

Print an application

Click to Print an Application (PDF)

(submit to City hall)

Police Application Packet

PD Application Packet(Submit to Police Department)

Click on the positions open for a drop down view of summary and requirements.

City Hall

Public Works Openings

  • Water Department Servicemen

    City of Dalhart Texas

    Perform duties of a Water and/or Wastewater Operator, will be required to operate various City equipment, operate, maintain water and wastewater systems, maintain streets and perform various duties as required,.


    •  Make water service connections
    •  Repair water leaks
    •  Read water meters and record data
    •  Shut off and turn on water meters
    •  Operate water system and record data
    •  Perform general maintenance on water system
    •  Install water mains
    •  Operate backhoe proficiently
    •  Assist other department employees in various job duties
    •  Perform various other duties as assigned  
    •  Install sewer service connections (tap sewer mains) 
    •  Install and repair sewer mains 
    •  Maintain sewer mains and manholes 
    •  Maintain sewer pump stations 
    •  Operate sewer plant, pump stations and record data 
    •  Remove and replace sewer pumps 
    •  Perform general maintenance on sewer system  

    Job Type: Full-Time


    • Graduation from High School or equivalent. 
    • Must have a valid Drivers License. 
    • Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. 

    Call 806-244-7693 with questions.  Submit applications and resumes to Dalhart City Hall at 205 Rock Island Ave.  Resumes may be submitted by email to

Police Dept Openings

  • Police Officer

    City of Dalhart

    The City of Dalhart, Texas is Accepting applications for a full-time TCOLE Certified Peace Officer.

    Depending upon experience, officers will be assigned to FTO training 12 to 16 weeks in length.  Officers work 12 hour shifts and have a every other weekend off.  Assigned duties will include answering calls for service, cash investigations, traffic enforcement, narcotics investigations and assisting the Criminal Investigation Division when needed.

    Every three months officers rotate to another shift, be it days or nights.  Officers will work in varying climates the the Panhandle of Texas offers.  Temperatures in the winter months can drop into the single digits and in the summer months temperatures can reach above 100 dgrs.


    • City paid employee insurance
    • Supplemental insurance through AFLAC is available.
    • TMRS Retirement
    • Uniforms provided
    • Duty weapons and rifles provided

    Resumes and Personal History Statements may be submitted to 202 Rock island Ave.; Dalhart, Tx 79022

    For Further inquries and to obtain your Personal History Statement call (806) 244.5546


    • High school Diploma or GED
    • Valid Texas Drivers License
    • Active TCOLE Peace Officer License (or recent graduate from academy at time of appointment)
    • Pass a thorough background investigation
    • Pass a medical exam, psychological exam, and drug screening

    Criminal record must be limited to:

    • Misdemeanor violations will be looked at and viewed on case-by-case basis
    • No felony arrests
    • No drug convictions
    • Good driving record

    It is the policy of the City of Dalhart to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Link for Application Packet for Peace officer is at the top of page.


Copyright © City of Dalhart, TX 2016. All rights reserved.

powered by ezTaskTitanium TM