City of Lufkin, 300 E. Shepherd
Lufkin, Texas 75902 936-634-8881

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CIVIL SERVICE



Human Resources administers the Civil Service entrance tests for the Fire and Police Department of the City of Lufkin. Entrance tests are posted at these locations at the City of Lufkin, 300 E. Shepherd St, Lufkin, Tx 75901


• The City’s website, www.cityoflufkin.com (Click on Jobs link)
• The outside windows of City Hall atrium
• The public announcement display case, in the City Hall Atrium.
• The Human Resources Job Board, Room 226 at City Hall
• Police or Fire Department Employment pages


Applicants must score at least a 70 to be placed on an eligibility list.
Exams are administered annually for each department, or as needed when the current list of applicants is exhausted.
To receive an information sheet to register for the next test contact the HR Department, City of Lufkin, Room 226, 300 E. Shepherd St, Lufkin, Tx 75901. Fax: 936.633.0408 or phone: 936. 633.0228.



REQUIREMENTS:

FIREFIGHTER
 
Applicants must be 20 years of age, having not reached their 36th birthday to take the test and be hired.

REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF HIRE:
• Shall be certified as a basic firefighter by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection, and minimum of Basic Emergency Medical Technician by the Texas Department of State Health Services
• High School diploma or equivalent
• Must be able to pass a polygraph test, department interview and drug screen
POLICE OFFICER Minimum of 21 years of age. There is no upper age limit.
High School diploma or equivalent