Job Openings:

Patrol Officer:

Job Description:

Patrol City of Clute.  Answer calls for service.


Starting salary for entry level patrol officer is $21.62/hour with 3 percent increase in 6 months to $22.27/hour.

Starting salary for experienced officer is $23.78/hour with 3 percent increase in 6 months to $24.49/hour.

Paid holidays, sick leave, and vacation.  Free health and dental insurance for employee.  TMRS retirement.  Department issued uniforms, duty weapon, leather, holster, and other equipment.  Certificate pay from $1,000 to $1,800/year based on level of certification.

Job Requirements:

21 years of age. Valid/clean driving record.  Able to work shift work, weekends, and holidays.  Must have a high school diploma or GED.

Application Process:

Applicant must be able to pass physical agility test, written test, oral review board, and extensive background investigation.  Hiring process also includes psychological testing and physical exam/drug screen.

TCOLE certified officers or officers who are currently enrolled in a law enforcement academy only need to apply.  Candidates who have received a Dishonorable Discharge from previous employers will not be eligible to apply.

Applicants should click on the link below.  Download, print out, complete, and return 4-page application to Sgt. Rickman at one of the following ways:

1) US Mail or in person - 104 E. Main St., Clute, Tx 77531

2) Fax 979-265-0299

3) Email -