City of University Park

  • 3800 University Boulevard, University Park, TX 75205, United States
  • www.uptexas.org

University Park, a predominantly residential community of more than 23,000 residents, is located approximately five miles north of downtown Dallas, Texas. The City is the home of Southern Methodist University and the George W. Bush Presidential Center.  It is also known for its attractive homes, beautiful parks, and numerous churches. The location of University Park in north-central Dallas provides easy access to a broad range of cultural, recreational, shopping, and business activities.

A diverse range of more than 7,000 homes supports a unique population base. Seventy-two percent of residents over 25 have college or advanced degrees, making University Park among the most highly-educated cities in the nation. The City is served by the Highland Park Independent School District (HPISD). In state testing, HPISD students consistently rank among the highest in the state, with 97% of the graduating class typically continuing on to college. 

The City prides itself on providing prompt and personal attention to requests for services. A primary goal of the City is to provide and maintain a secure residential atmosphere and, through a hometown policing approach, the City maintains crime rates among the lowest in the metropolitan area.

5 job(s) at City of University Park

City of University Park 3800 University Boulevard, Dallas, TX, United States
Apr 26, 2017
Full Time
Performs requested inspections on structures to ensure code compliance Coordinates with contractors and citizens to inspect for compliance with state and federal backflow prevention regulations. Provides information to contractors, citizens, and city staff regarding building codes and city ordinances. Responds to inquiries and complaints regarding items not in compliance with the building codes or city ordinances. Reviews building plans and specifications for compliance with codes as needed. Maintains records of work performed and submits records to supervisor.
City of University Park 4420 Worcola Street, Dallas, TX, United States
Apr 21, 2017
Full Time
Maintains and repairs streets, alleys, and storm sewers.  Installs and maintains the City’s water distribution and wastewater collection system. Prepares worksites and cleans equipment, job sites and shop after completing assignments. Breaks out concrete for job preparation. Pours and finishes concrete. Maintains storm sewer inlet boxes. Flushes sewers to prevent stoppage. Responds to after hour emergencies. 
City of Unviersity Park 3800 University Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75205, United States
Mar 23, 2017
Seasonal
The City of University Park is currently accepting applications for Aquatic Positions. All positions require the ability to work flexible schedules up to 40 hours per week and the availability to work Sunday through Saturday, 6:30 a.m. through 9:00 p.m. and special events.
City of University Park 4420 Worcola Street, Dallas, Texas, United States
Mar 23, 2017
Full Time
University Park’s next City Engineer will join an outstanding organization that values and supports its employees, resulting in a historically low turnover rate and long-tenured employees. The City has maintained a close, family-oriented culture that values service and excellence in serving its residents.
City of Univeristy Park University Park, TX, United States
Mar 15, 2017
Seasonal
If hired by the Parks & Recreation Department as a seasonal employee, I understand that I must adhere to and will be required to participate in the following: Attend mandatory orientation Attend all paid pre-season training sessions Attend all mandatory paid weekly in-service trainings Be at work on time for every scheduled shift Report to work and remain free from being under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol Wear staff uniform only while on duty Work weekdays, weekends and holidays Be willing to substitute for others Be willing to work together for the better of the team Perform general cleaning and maintenance duties while at work