Job Postings

CEDC accepting applications for full-time Convention and Visitors' Bureau Administrative Assistant. Under the general supervision of the CEDC Executive Director, the position is responsible for organizing and coordinating the CVB's office operations and procedures in order to ensure organization effectiveness and efficiency. This position will be responsible for development and implementation of all CVB programs and activities; customer service for the Visitors' Center; managing Visitors' Center inventory; coordinating CVB committee meetings; bookkeeping and reporting; administrative duties and recordkeeping; maintaining database of hotel/motel/B&B inventory; managing hotel/motel/B&B tax collections and disbursements; providing support for First Monday Department shared objectives; attending state association trainings; attending regional, state and national trade shows; maintaining and updating website and collateral materials; maintaining a database of city-wide events; managing direct mail, phone and electronic requests; developing and maintaining integrated marketing plan; convention recruitment and management; visitor (group) recruitment and management; and assisting associate organizations, as needed. Minimum educational experience and skills requirements for the position are: four-year college/university degree, experience with all MS Office programs; experience in tourism and convention marketing; experience in bookkeeping and recordkeeping; excellent communication skills; familiar with hotel occupancy tax collection, use and reporting. Applications are available at the EDC, 119 N. Buffalo, Canton, TX 75103 or e-mail at for an application. The application submission deadline is Friday, April 11, 2014, at 5:00 p.m. For more information, contact the EDC office at 903-567-2991.


City of Canton is accepting applications for full-time School Resource Officer. Applicants must be a licensed Peace Officer as prescribed by TCLEOSE and have a valid Texas Drivers License. Previous experience as a SRO preferred. A City of Canton application must be completed to be considered for this position. EOE. Open until filled.EOE employer.


Applications may be picked up at 24980 E Hwy 64, Canton (City Office Complex) or downloaded by clicking 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 24980 E Hwy 64, Suite One, Canton, Texas, (City Office Complex) OR fax to Human Resources @ (903) 567-1793, OR e-mail to