• City offices will close at 11:00 a.m. on December 23, 2019 and remain closed through December 25, 2019. Offices will reopen on December 26, 2019 at normal business hours.

After Hours Emergency 409-277-9250


Code Enforcement Official/Officer

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Must have experience in Code Enforcement and/or be a licensed Code Enforcement Officer or be able to obtain within 1 year of employment
  • Must have experience in Animal Control and/or be a licensed Animal Control Officer or be able to obtain within 1 year of employment
  • Ability to pass mandatory drug/alcohol screen test
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with superiors, co-workers and the public
  • Ability to read and understand City Ordinances
  • Ability to take pictures of properties with violations
  • Ability to print pictures
  • Ability to process letters to be mailed
  • Ability and knowledge of issuing citations
  • Ability to attend municipal court for citations written
  • Must have organization skills
  • Must be able to operate a computer

Under the direct supervision of the City Administrator.