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City of Fort Worth, Texas Overview

Fort Worth, TX
5001 to 10000 employees
1849
Government
Municipal Governments
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
The City of Fort Worth is the 16th largest city in the U.S. and the fastest growing among large cities. Fort Worth has received multiple accolades, including number one Downtown (Livability), and the second-best City in the nation for Job Seekers (Forbes). Our employees serve ... Read more

Mission: Working together to build a strong community.

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  • The City of Fort Worth featured on "20 Companies Who Are Champions For Diversity".....check it out: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQDvF

    20 Companies That Celebrate Diversity

    Sure, connecting with like-minded peers is great, but there's also a lot to be said for getting to know co-workers from all different backgrounds and walks of life. After all, you not only want to get along with the people you work with-you want to learn something from them too.

  • The City of Fort Worth was featured in http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQuQy’s article entitled “20 Companies Who Are Champions For Diversity”. We’re #20 on the list, here’s the link: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQuQY

    20 Companies That Celebrate Diversity

    Sure, connecting with like-minded peers is great, but there's also a lot to be said for getting to know co-workers from all different backgrounds and walks of life. After all, you not only want to get along with the people you work with-you want to learn something from them too.

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City of Fort Worth, Texas – Why Work For Us?


The City of Cowboys & Culture is the 16th-largest city in the United States and part of the No. 1 tourist destination in Texas, welcoming 8.8 million visitors annually. Fort Worth is comprised of seven primary entertainment districts each offering distinct dining, shopping, entertainment and cultural amenities. In only a few days you can enjoy a range of experiences: from NASCAR racing to rodeos, world-class museums to cowboy cuisine, boutique shopping to a Top 5 zoo, biking to horseback riding. Explore each of our unique districts to see what Fort Worth has to offer you.

Fort Worth is conveniently located 17.5 miles from DFW International Airport. With 1,850 flights daily, DFW Airport serves as a gateway for visitors from around the globe, making Fort Worth an easily accessible international and domestic leisure destination. 

“The city offers a terrific tuition reimbursement program.”

Meet Ana!  She is a Plans Examiner at the City of Fort Worth. 

“I grew up in this same community center, so it’s a blessing to be able to give back now.”

Meet Aaron!  He is a Recreational Programmer at the City of Fort Worth.

“We are the youngest big city in Texas, with an average age of 31.6, and that’s bringing a real vibrancy to the area.”

Meet Chereya!  She is the Press Secretary at the City of Fort Worth.

“Pets are a big part of our community, and I was able to rescue some from a net while making my rounds, which was very rewarding.”

Meet Kayla!  She is a Sr. Animal Control Officer at the City of Fort Worth.

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    Pros

    Awesome pay, great incentives, many different occasions to make overtime pay, great education reimbursement opportunities to further your education.

    Cons

    Miscommunication sometimes when it comes to providing accurate information to all of the city employees both civilian and sworn personel

    Advice to Management

    Spend a little more time learning how the business operates and get ideas from employees of diversity to improve the various companies within the city

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City of Fort Worth, Texas Interviews

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    I applied online. I interviewed at City of Fort Worth, Texas (Fort Worth, TX) in January 2017.

    Interview

    Applied online first. I was contacted by HR to ask if I was interested in coming in for an interview. I went through one round of an interview with 4 employees present including management. Usually there are 2 to 3 rounds.

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    • How would you describe an ERP system.   1 Answer
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