How to Apply for a Job

External Applicants

NOTE: To apply for a job, you must Register and set up your Profile first.

Current City Employees

Current Employees should view current openings in The Hub

  • 1. Login with your user Name and Password
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  • 2. Go to My Career Development
  • 3. Click on Find a New Job

Once you have found a job in which you are interested, there are five steps to apply:

  1. From the detailed job posting for which you are interested, click the "Apply Now" button.

  2. On the next page, select which resume option you want. While it is highly recommended that you attach a resume as a Word, HTML, or RTF document, it is not required unless the Job Posting specifically indicates it as a requirement.

  3. On the page that appears next, complete all appropriate sections. The following sections are optional, but it is highly recommended that you complete all, even if covered on your resume:

    • Education History

    • Licenses & Certificates

    • Languages

    • References

    It is required to answer all questions in the Application Questionnaire section.

    When complete, click the "Next" button located toward the top and bottom of the page.

  4. On the next page, complete any remaining questions and the Referral Information to the best of your ability.
  5. When you have completed your application and are ready to submit it for consideration, click "Submit". If you do not click Submit your application will not be considered.

Good to know...

  • Save your application as a draft: You can save your application as a draft at any time by clicking on the "Save" button. Make sure you do this often so you don't lose any information. If you save your partially completed application, you will still be able to edit your information prior to submitting it.

  • Edit your draft application: Click on your draft application from the Applications link in the My Career Tools area to finalize and submit it. If the posting has an expiration date, make sure not to let the job posting expire before submitting your application. If a job is no longer open, you can not submit a draft application.

  • Attach a Cover Letter (if desired):
    Cover letters are general and do not attach to specific job openings.

    1. After creating a cover letter in your word processing program, save the document to your computer.

    2. Go to the My Career Tools section and click Cover Letters and Attachments.

    3. Click on Add Attachment.

    4. Select the type of attachment and give it a name, then click Add Attachment

    5. Click "Browse" and select the appropriate document, and click on Upload.

    6. Your cover letter is now part of your general profile and will be available for review with all positions you apply for.