Helpful Hints

Helpful Hints

Applying for a job

  • Use a 12 point font size.
  • Review your cover letter and resume before submitting.
  • Clearly display the competition number of the job you are applying for on your resume and/or cover letter.
  • Clearly outline your qualifications for the position. Include a detailed work history (with dates and duration of employment), education and any applicable training.
  • Attach all required certificates and documentation (i.e. training certificates, high school diploma, drivers abstract, etc.)

Interview Tips

  • Research the job and applicable City departments.
  • Dress appropriately.
  • We are a scent free organization. 
  • Parking is available in the visitor section of the City Hall parking garage for a maximum of one (1) hour.
  • Turn off your cell phone and any other electronic devices.
  • Provide a list of three supervisory work references. Include a current work phone number, cell phone number and e-mail address for each reference.