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Typing Certificate Requirements/Providing Agencies. Attached is a suggested list of agencies that will test you and provide you with a typing certificate. Various fees apply depending on the agency. Please read the requirements listed on this sheet carefully if the position for which you are applying requires a typing certificate.
Application and Supplements
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If applying for Police - Peace Officer or Positions working with Children (Recreation or Learning),
the following is also required:
Note: Please save Application and/or Supplemental Questionnaires to a local drive. You can then open to complete and re-save your answers for submission. "Fillable" versions allow you to type in your answers, but must be printed out for a physical signature. "Printable" versions have lines to fill in your answers by hand or typewriter. All applications must have a physical signature (not digital signature), emailed pdfs and faxed copies showing the physical signature will satisfy filing deadlines.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions City Hall is temporarily closed to the public and applications will not be accepted in person at this time. Completed and signed applications and any required supplements and other attachments must be submitted via email, U.S. mail, or fax. Please see individual job flyers for details.
- Type:Part Time
- Salary/Pay Rate:$14.52 - 17.65/Hr.
- Posted Date:06/21/2016
This is a part-time position (20-30 hours of duty per week) with no fringe benefits other than salary and sick leave accrual as per the Healthy Workplace/Healthy Families Act of 2014. Police Cadets are non-sworn personnel and are generally assigned to the Special Services Division of the Police Department. Under limited supervision, Cadets perform varied responsible tasks supporting general Police Department work, and perform related work as assigned. Though not required, this position provides valuable experience through limited exposure to the various aspects of law enforcement which would be helpful to a candidate interested in seeking a future career as a Police Officer.
Please click here to review the full job flyer before applying. The job flyer includes the selection process, requirements, and filing procedures.
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