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Core Values

Integrity • Fiscal Responsibility • Transparency • Outstanding Customer Service

– Making sure that with every decision we make, our actions match our values.
Fiscal Responsibility – Ensuring that people can trust that we use public funds conscientiously, with the community’s best interest in mind.
Transparency – Building an environment of trust by interacting with others honestly as well as collecting and sharing clear and concise information.
Outstanding Customer Service – Employing a holistic approach to problem-solving and providing responsive service that goes above and beyond expectations.

We Inspire.

At the City of Denton, our employees work together to serve our community every day. We take people’s passion and drive and turn them into a successful and fulfilling career. We encourage our employees to collaborate with the public, volunteer in our community, and to use technology to advance our organization. These are just some of the many ways we continue to inspire.

We Value.

At the City of Denton, our employees are our biggest asset! We are a diverse group of individuals working together to achieve the same goal.  We listen to our employees and value their input and ideas. We provide opportunities for development and growth through a variety of programs, including training classes, development programs, assistance obtaining certifications, and a strong culture of promotion from within.

We Reward.

At the City of Denton, taking care of our employees is very important to us. We provide excellent benefit packages, retirement options and paid leave. In addition, we also provide tuition reimbursement, a wellness program, employee health clinic, and appreciation days. 

We are Denton.

Denton is a growing community! The City of Denton was recently listed #2 among U.S. cities for economic and population growth. Denton was also at the top of the list for population change, low unemployment, and growth in business. As Denton continues to grow, the City of Denton must continue to grow to support the community’s needs, which means opportunity for you!

We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

It is the policy of the City of Denton to afford equal opportunity in employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability status, national origin, or any protected classification under Federal or state law.
This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. The City of Denton makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time. For more information, read through our EEO Policy here.

Applicants with disabilities may contact the City of Denton Human Resources via telephone (940) 349-8340, fax (940) 349-8348, e-mail hr@cityofdenton.com, or other means to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time.

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601 E. Hickory St., Suite A Denton, TX 76205
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