Thank you for considering the City of Balcones Heights as an employment opportunity. The City of Balcones Heights strives to hire individuals
for a career with the City. The City’s highly experienced and dedicated work force is focused on superior customer service.

Applications are accepted only for posted positions.

You must submit a City of Balcones Heights application.  Applicants are encouraged to submit resumes as well, but resumes alone will NOT be accepted.
Applications are reviewed weekly. Applicants meeting the required qualifications will be forwarded to the hiring authority.  Applications not meeting the required qualifications will not be processed, but will be kept on file for a period of six months.  Applicants with preferred qualifications will receive first consideration.

Checklist for Applicants:

  • Read the complete job posting of the position for which you are applying. A list of the job vacancies can be reviewed on our job postings web page.
  • Be sure you meet all required qualifications listed on the job posting.
  • Submit a completed application to the front desk of City Hall or email to, or mail to:

Human Resources
City of Balcones Heights
3300 Hillcrest Dr.
Balcones Heights, TX  78201

City Management hires individuals for a career with the City. To select individuals best suited for available positions, a careful review of all qualified candidates is required. This consideration takes time, and we ask you to be patient during the process. If you are not contacted for an interview, the posting has either been cancelled or another applicant has been hired. As Human Resources does not schedule interviews, and due to the volume of applications we receive, we are not able to tell you the status of your application.

We appreciate your interest in employment with the City of Balcones Heights.

Thank you,

City of Balcones Heights

Current Job Positions



The City of Balcones Heights is an equal opportunity employer.



Maintains and operates a central point for receiving emergency and non-emergency information via E911 telephone, non-emergency telephone, two-way radio, Mobile Data Terminal, teletype and by person between the public, law enforcement emergency services, outside public safety agencies, and numerous other outside agencies.

Requirements: HS graduate, or equivalent, must possess the State of Texas TCLEOSE Telecommunications Operator Certification. Prior emergency dispatching experience. Multi-tasking skills a must. Hours include shift work, weekends and holidays.

Must be available to work 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and/or 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., weekdays, holidays, and weekends. Schedule's may change as needed.

Applications may be downloaded from this site or obtained at Justice Center, 3300 Hillcrest Drive, Balcones Heights, TX. 78201

Contact Person: Karen Switzer 210 735-6244 ext. 241  Fax: 210-735-4954  Email:


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