How To Apply

Great! You found an opportunity that interests you. This page will guide you through the process to apply to become a team member with the City of Palestine!

Option 1: Apply Online 

The fastest way to apply is by filling out an Employment Application online today. 

Option 2: Email

If you would like to email your employment application, you will need a document signing application to digitally sign the employment application. There are many free and paid options available, including the free Adobe Acrobat Reader DC.

Once you complete and digitally sign the Employment Application, you may email it to the Human Resources Director, Lisa Cariker. You may also email a copy of your DD214, if applicable.

Option 3: Mail or Drop off

After you complete and sign the Employment Application, you can mail both to Lisa Cariker, Civil Service Director at:

Palestine City Hall
504 N Queen Street
Palestine, TX 75801

Option 4: Police Applicants

For Police Department Applicants:

After you complete and sign the Employment Application and have the Pre-Employment Inquiry Release notarized, you can drop them off at:

Palestine Police Department
511 N John Street
Palestine, TX 75801

(If applicable, please include a copy of your TCOLE certification and / or a copy of your DD214. Copies must be received by the assigned deadline to be considered.)