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Wanting To Hire

3rd Grade Teacher Position

If you want to join a wonderful school Excelsior ISD is now taking applications for a 3rd grade teacher position. For more information you can come by the school and pick up an application or contact Johnny Lewis at 936-598-5866. (03/22)

Preschool Teacher

Center Learning Academy is looking for a Preschool Teacher. We are looking for someone who is dedicated to working with children, is willing to take online classes (at no cost to you) and who has at least a high school diploma or GED and can pass a background check. Come join our team! Come by Center First Baptist Church, 117 Cora St., to pick up an application or call (936)598-3708 if you have any questions. Ask for the director, Sheila Hughes. Starting salary is $12.00 an hour. (S3/9)

Onsite Caregiver/Caretaker

In need of a caretaker to live on property to take care of property and elderly couples in Shelby county. Important - experience with managing and administering medication is required. Prefer a couple who can handle light housekeeping, property upkeep. Additional responsibilities include meal preparation. Need own transportation. Preferences for a caregiver who is a non-smoker and comfortable with pets. Caretakers would live in separate homes provided on the property so as to have private living quarters. Call 936-880-0756 or email (S3/9)

Public Works Operator

City of Joaquin hiring full-time Public Works Operator. Applications picked up/submitted to Casey Anderson, 124 N. Preston St., Joaquin, TX 75954, Hours: 8am-4pm. Deadline: March 17, 2023 at Benefits: Health, Life, Dental, Vision, Municipal Retirement Acct. Pd Vacation, Sick, Holidays, Bereavement Leave. Maintain professional appearance, respond to inquiries in courteous manner (public, business). Demonstrate standard of excellence in punctuality, productivity, positive workplace attitude. Read/record consumer water meters as needed. Install new lines, taps, meters for services (water, gas, sewer). Maintain park, common grounds (pruning trees, limbs, bushes, cutting grass, weeding). Maintain the streets, sidewalks (cold patching, crack sealing, asphalt patching). Secure work zones for access/safety. Operate hand tools, small equipment required (mowing, weeding, picking up trash, planting, watering, pressure washing, truck maintenance, etc). Perform routine cleaning of equipment, grounds, work areas. Maintain work truck/tools. Knowledge of OSHA/safety related regulations. Extreme (hot and cold) temperatures, contact with fuels, chemicals, potential contact with human/infectious waste. Follow all city policies, procedures, ordinances. Subject to random post incident drug/alcohol testing. Perform other City duties as required. Requirements: Valid TX Driver License, acceptable driving record, reliable transportation. CDL license preferred, but not required. HS Diploma/equivalent required. 1 yr work experience/equivalent combination of education/experience to successfully perform the essential duties. Ability to lift 50-75lbs, climb, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, reach, walk, stand, push, pull, grasp, lift, balance, repetitive motions. EOE. (S2/23)

Executive Director

Tri-County Community Action is hiring Executive Director (Central Office) Center, Texas. Education: Bachelor's degree Social Services, Public Administration, Human Resources, Business or related field. Experience: Five years' experience in management capacity relevant to human services. Experience in public relations/community development, researching and writing public and private funding applications, developing and supervising management systems, program  management, financial management, must possess excellent communication skills, good time management skills and the ability to effectively multi-task; able to work without supervision; must have above average computer skills; knowledge of development of unrestricted funds for the agency. Applications are online or apply in person 214 Nacogdoches St., Center, TX (HR Department, Cierra Beatriz Richards (936) 598-6315 ext. 208 for more. (E3/31)

Head Start/Early Head Start Director

Tri-County Community Action is hiring Head Start/Early Head Start Director for Center, Texas. Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Early Childhood Education, Child Development, Social Sciences, Public Administration, Human Resources, day care administration, or related field preferred, a minimum of three years pre-school management experience and five years working in a Head Start Program in a supervisory capacity. Experience: Program planning, operations, evaluation, use of management information systems, leadership ability is recommended. Demonstrate an understanding of Head Start/Early Head Start philosophy and ability to implement principle of shared authority, decision-making. Applications are online or apply in person 214 Nacogdoches St., Center, TX (HR Department, Cierra Beatriz Richards (936) 598-6315 ext. 208 for more. (E3/31)

Courthouse Security Officer

Must have certified Texas peace officer license and firearm qualification. An Offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of background checks, including reference checks, criminal history and drivers license check if applicable. Beginning pay is $21.55 per hour, health insurance, retirement, and other benefits. Please submit a resume or application the Shelby County Judge’s office at 200 San Augustine Street, Center, Texas or email to All resumes and applications must be in by 03/10/2023 at 12-noon. (S03/08)

Information Technology Technician

Tri-County Community Action, Inc. is hiring an Information Technology Technician for Central Office, Center, Texas 75935. Close Date: 2/23/2023 (Bilinguals are encouraged to apply). For more information please call Cierra Beatriz-Richard at 936-598-6315 ext. 208 (E2/24)

Deputy District Clerk Position Available

Applications are available at the District Clerk's Office. Resumes WIll Not be accepted in lieu of applications. Basic job requirements: Have the ability to serve, greet and communicate with the public in a professional and courteous manner. Have a willingness to learn new things frequently. Dress professionally. Ability to use proper telephone etiquette. Be willing to learn and able to follow instructions from your supervisor and/or coworkers. Applicants must have strong typing and computer skills. Must be able to file documents and cases in numeric &/or chronological order. Lift heavy books, files or boxes up to approximately 40 lbs. Perform basic bookkeeping skills. Handle money accurately. Nothing prohibiting being bonded on insurance. Work extended hours as needed. Must reside in Shelby County. Shelby County Courthouse 200 San Augustine St., Suite B Center, Texas 75935 (2/1)

Part Time Cook

Part time cook needed at Lakeside Village Assisted Living. 1468 Loop 500 Center. Call 936-590-9300 or come to Facility for more information. (S1/31)

Maintenance Worker and Mig Welder

Dragon Products is currently accepting applications for Maintenance Worker and Mig Welder positions. 45 hour work week. Resumes can be emailed to or dropped off during normal business hours at 946 Loop 500E in Center. (S1/27)

Utility Maintenance Operator

City of Center is hiring Utility Maintenance. Summary of Duties: Utility Maintenance operator is responsible for the repair, operation, and maintenance of the sewer and water distribution system; maintains, repairs machinery/equipment. Requires a Valid TX Drivers License. Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Experience is preferred. Skills: Mechanical aptitude preferred. Download application at or apply at 617 Tenaha Street, Center, Texas 75935 936-598-2941. EOE. (S1/26)

Water Plant Operator Trainee

City of Center hiring Water Plant Operator Trainee. Summary of Duties: Operates the water plant and prepares water by chemically treating it for clean safe consumption. Monitors all meters, and controls to ensure that required chemical levels are maintained. Other job functions include: Running lab test for analysis, keep pumps and motors in top operating condition by performing preventive checks. Maintains grounds around the plant clean and orderly. Plus, any other job duties as requested by Supervisor. Requirements: Must be able to work flexible hours/Rotational Shifts (nights, weekends, holidays) Valid Tx Driver’s License, Good Standing Employment History. Must be able to pass background check, physical, and drug screen. Education: HS Diploma or Equivalent required. Experience: Experience with “D” Water or “C” Surface Water License preferred but not required. Candidate will be trained and expected to obtain necessary licenses with a certain time period. Applicants with any water license will receive preference in the review process. Skills: Reading, Writing, and Comprehension. Download application at or apply at 617 Tenaha Street, Center, Texas 75935. 936-598-2941. EOE. (S1/18)

Hope Community Medicine Hiring

Hope Community Medicine is looking for hard-working, dedicated individuals to join our team. We are seeking outgoing, friendly individuals that are quick learners and able to multitask. Must be dependable and have excellent communication skills. Bilingual preferred, but not required with relevant work experience. Benefits available: 100% employer paid medical and group life insurance, optional dental, vision, and additional voluntary life insurance, paid time off, and 403b retirement program with up to 3% match. The following positions are available: LVN Floater; CNA or MA in Tenaha; Front Desk Team in San Augustine; and Front Desk or MA Floater. If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume to Desiree at or call (936) 591-8380 for more information.​ (S1/17)

Catalyst Technicians

Turn 2 Specialty Companies is hiring experienced Catalyst Technicians and non-experienced Catalyst Technicians. Pay rate is $26 - $28 per hour. Contact: Hiring Office, 2315 W. Main Street, Baytown, Texas 77520 or 281-837-3644. Apply online at Click image for flyer. (E3/4)

Builders, Construction Laborers

New year, new job opportunity to join a stable, well-established and growing company. Spartan Structures has full-time positions available for all levels of builders/construction laborers within our manufacturing facility. Duties include assisting in the production of a vast array of buildings from simple backyard storage buildings to turnkey modular buildings. Depending on experience and background, pay ranges from $15-$25 per hour. Benefits include paid vacation and holidays, along with health, dental, vision and life insurance packages. Job requirements: Little to no experience required, we will train the right person • Construction, carpentry, plumbing and electrical experience is a plus • Ability to learn new skills • Ability to lift heavy objects • Keen eye for detail • Must possess good time management skills • Ability to work independently with results driven approach • Strong safety focus • Positive attitude and team oriented. In person applications may be submitted at 1084 Hwy 7 East, Center, Texas 75935. (S1/4)

Payroll Clerk Position Available

Tri-County Community Action, Inc. is now taking applications for Payroll Clerk (Center Office) Center, Texas. Qualifications: Education: High School Diploma or GED; A.A.S OR A.B.S preferred. Experience: Two years of general bookkeeping, MIP, SAP, or SAGE. Full time (40 hours per week) non-exempt. Applications are online at or you may apply in person 214 Nacogdoches St. Center, Texas (HR Department) Please contact HR Assistance Cierra Beatriz-Richards at (936) 598-6315 Ext 208 for more information. (S12/26)

Sewing Machine Operator Needed

Sewing machine operator needed. Excellent hand-eye coordination necessary. Familiar with all aspects of sewing and cutting of finished work. Perfection a must. Detail oriented. Ability to work independently. Flexible hours. Wages commensurate with experience. Contact Anita or Joe 936-598-9972 or 239-707-3733. (E1/16)

Front Desk and Housekeeping

Super 8 hiring for front desk and housekeeping. Full-time and Part-time. Application must be picked up at the office location. Apply in-person only. 21 and older. 907 Hurst Street, Center, Texas. (S12/9)

LVN Clinic Floater

Hope Community Medicine is currently seeking a highly-skilled, compassionate, and reliable LVN Clinic Float to join our team. In this role, you will deliver exceptional patient care alongside dedicated health professionals. -- Must be licensed to practice as a Licensed Vocational Nurse in the State of Texas. -- CPR/BLS certified -- 1+ year of clinical experience is highly preferred -- Preferably Bilingual. If you would like to apply, please email your resume to lgonzalez@hcmtx. (S11/3)


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