The City of Levelland asks:
Have You Ever Considered a Career in Local Government?
As a whole generation of
Baby-Boomers begins to retire, we in local government are searching for
energetic learning-oriented entry level workers and talented second or
third-career workers. Public service is a wonderfully fulfilling career for a
number of reasons:
1. MEANINGFUL, CHALLENGING WORK
Local government service is
inherently meaningful because our work is related to building and improving
2. FINANCIAL BENEFITS
Local government service offers
salaries that are now competitive with the private sector and benefits that are
3. STEADY DEMAND FOR SERVICES
Another reason to consider local
government is that the public needs, wants, and demands municipal services.
While local government may have to cut programs from time-to-time because tax
revenues decline, the demand for services is quite steady.
4. LEARNING ABOUNDS
Local governments operate in a
very dynamic environment. Simply put, we are looking for all types of people
who provide "learn-how" as well as "know-how" to our public
5. PLENTY OF OPPORTUNITIES
Local government needs entry
level workers as well as those considering second or third careers. Consider
local government if:
- You want meaningful and challenging work
- You want to make a difference and build and improve communities
- You want a competitive salary and good benefits
- You are interested in learning.