Job Postings

City of Canton is currently accepting applications for the positions listed below.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered.  (See below ads for link)

Position   Requirements
CEDC Executive Director  

City of Canton is accepting applications for Executive Director of the Canton Economic Development Corporation.  This position works with the EDC Board of Directors and City of Canton with oversight under the general direction of the City Manager.  Qualified candidates must be able to act as a leader in all business retention, expansion and recruitment efforts to attract new industry to the area.  They must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with public officials and employees, business owners, property owners, community organizations and the general public.   Candidates should have a comprehensive knowledge of business or economic development financing and a working knowledge of municipal zoning and infrastructure.  Applicants should also have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and five years’ experience in Public Administration, Business, Economics, Urban Planning, Finance or a related field.  They should be proficient in design software such as Microsoft Publisher, Front Page, Excel, and Quickbooks.  Salary DOQ.   EOE.   

PT FM Office Worker   City of Canton is accepting applications for PART-TIME office worker to work during the week of First Monday Trade Days to answer phone, rent lots, etc.  May also be asked to work during the month. Clerical experience required. Open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for position.
     
Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer   City of Canton is accepting applications for FT Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer.  Requirements: Associates Degree or comparable experience in the field. Must be knowledgeable of applicable Federal, State and local laws. Prefer applicant with building inspector licensing under IBC.  Open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for position.  Salary dependent on qualifications and experience. 
     
FT Parks Supervisor   City of Canton is accepting appilcations for FULL-TIME Parks Supervisor.  Must have knowledge of operation and maintenance of parks equipment (i.e., mowers, tractors, etc.).  Must have supervisory experience. Pay DOE.  Open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for position.  EOE
     
Parks Labor  

The City of Canton is accepting applications for FULL-TIME laborer to work Monday - Friday.  Valid TX driver’s license required.    Must have knowledge of operation and maintenance of parks equipment (i.e., mowers, tractors, etc.).  City of Canton application must be completed to be considered.  Applications available at www.cantontx.gov or at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton.   EOE.   Open until filled.

FT Dispatcher  

City of Canton is accepting applications a PT 9-1-1 dispatcher. Requirements: HS diploma or GED, two years’ clerical experience.  Job will remain open until filled.  A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for this position.  EOE.    See below for application.


Applications may be picked up at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton (City Hall) or downloaded by clicking:
For general application, click here. 
Special application for Dispatcher, click here. 
Special application for Firefighters, click here. 
Special application for Police Officers/Reserves, click here.

Applications should be returned as follows:  In person at 201 N. Buffalo, Canton, Texas, (City Hall) OR fax to Human Resources @ (903) 567-1793, OR e-mail to djohnson@cantontx.gov.