Why Work For The City Of Port Lavaca?

Competitive Compensation and Benefits Plan

Depending upon the type of employment, the folowing benefits may be offered:

  • Medical Insurance with Dental and optional Vision.
  • Retirment Plan – The City participates in the Texas Municipal Retirment System (TMRS) with a 5% employee deposit rate, a municipal matching ratio of 1.5:1, and a five year vesting period.
  • Paid Vacation Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Long-term Disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Longevity Pay

Work In A Seaside Community

Enjoy the benefits of being near the water. City offices are located within a mile of Lavaca Bay, a Northwest extension of Matagorda Bay, with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico. You wil be able to enjoy boating, sailing, fishing, camping and other outdoor activities, year round.

Professional Development

We support our employees with learning opportunities to foster their career development, including paid tuition in some cases.

Equal Opportunity Employment

The City of Port Lavaca employs fair and non-discriminatory hiring practices and provides employment opportunities to all qualified applications.