Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the physical address of the City of Lubbock?

The physical address for the City of Lubbock Municipal Building is 1625 13th Street, 79401 and the mailing address is P.O. Box 2000, Lubbock, TX 79457.

Does the City of Lubbock have a Jobline? And if yes, what is the phone number?

The phone number for the City of Lubbock Jobline is (806) 775-2299 and is available 24 hours a day.

What is the application process for the City?

Each job has an assigned close date. After the close date the applications are screened by Human Resources to ensure that the qualifications are met. Those who meet the designated qualifications are then referred to the departments. The department then decides who to interview. You will receive notification, from the City, regarding your application

Does the City of Lubbock have a job application online?

You may apply on-line by clicking on Application form. Fill out all sections of the Application form completely before clicking on the send button.

What are the hours of operation for the Human Resources department?

The City of Lubbock Human Resources department hours of operation are: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Does the City of Lubbock keep my job application on file?

No, a new application will need to be filled out for every job you are interested in.

How do I apply for multiple jobs?

The city requires an application for each position that you are interested in. TIP: Complete your application but omit completing the ‘Position Applied for ‘ section and the ‘Signature’ section. Make copies of your application. When you see a position you are interested in applying for complete the blocs left blank and submit your application.

Is my application automatically sent to other jobs I might be qualified for?

No. The City does not have the capability to refer you to other jobs. It is up to you to keep monitoring our job listing and to apply for jobs you are qualified for.

What is the time frame for the hiring process?

There is no set time frame for the hiring process. Departments can extend job openings. Once applications have been referred, the departments schedule the rest of the process.

How long am I employed before my benefits are in effect?

Employees must work one full pay period before benefits are effective.

Does the City have a retirement program?

The City offers a retirement plan through Texas Municipal Retirement System.