Human Resources FAQs

What current job vacancies available with the City of Fate?
The job that I am interested in is not listed in the job openings. Can I submit an application or resume to be considered for a future opening?
  • Unfortunately, we are only able to accept applications for open positions. Continue checking the website and follow us on social media to see openings when they are posted.
How do I apply for positions with the City of Fate?
  • You can apply for vacant positions here - City of Fate Job Openings Find the position that you would like to apply for, create a New User profile (or login if you have previously used the system), complete and submit your application.
How long do job opportunities remain available?
  • All City of Fate job opportunities are open until filled unless stated otherwise. All positions are subject to closing without notice.
I saw a City of Fate posting on another job board and I can’t locate it on the City of Fate Job Openings. Is it still available?
  • If the position you saw on another board is not located in the list of open jobs, it has likely closed and/or been filled. Please look at the list of available/open jobs to see if there is something else you qualify for and would be interested in.                                                                                                                                                           Continue checking the website and follow us on social media to see openings when they are posted.
I want to apply for more than one position. Do I need to fill out a separate application for each job?
  • Yes, to apply for multiple job postings you must complete a separate application for each position.
How do I know if I’m qualified for a job?
  • Each job description will list the minimum requirements for the position. Based on those requirements, you should be able to determine if you meet the minimum required qualifications.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Please note that if a position requires a specific license or certification (as opposed to listing as a preferred qualification), then possession of the license or certification is necessary to be considered for the position.
Can I submit my resume instead of completing the job application form?
  • Unless otherwise stated in the job posting, each position requires a completed job application before you can be considered for the position. You will have the option to attach a resume, cover letter, letter of reference, etc. to your application.
What happens after I have submitted the application?
  • Receipt of your application will be acknowledged by email. Applications are then reviewed by the Hiring Manager. Those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted by phone or email.
How long does it take to process my application?
  • Normal processing takes a minimum of 2-3 weeks. It may be shorter or longer depending on the requirements of the position and the number of applications received.
How do I change my contact information listed on the application?
Can I add or change other information on my application after it’s been submitted?
  • No, once your application is submitted, you are not able to change the information submitted. If you would like to update employment, education or certifications, you may email [email protected]
How long is my application active?
  • Your application remains active until the job posting has been closed and the position has been filled.
If I qualify for a position with one department, am I automatically qualified for another similar position with another department?
  • No, if there is another position that you believe you are qualified for, you will need to apply for it specifically. Each department will independently go through the interview and selection process.
Can I withdraw my application after I have submitted it?
How will I be contacted for an interview?
  • After screening the qualified applications, the Human Resources or the hiring department will directly contact the candidates they wish to interview by phone or by email.
Can I have the contact information for the hiring manager?
  • No, we do not provide that information to applicants for any position.
Are there any conditions that must be met before I can be hired?
  • The hiring offer will be contingent upon the completion of a successful pre-employment screening. Screening includes a thorough criminal and driving record check and a pre-employment drug screening and physical.
What benefits does the City of Fate offer its employees?
  • The City offers a competitive benefits package that includes PTO and paid holidays, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, and retirement program.
If I can't access the online application or have an issue creating an account, what should I do?
  • If you have any issues in completing your application, click the Menu in the upper left corner of the Job Opportunities page. Choose Help & Support to access the Application Guide and FAQs. You may also contact the Government Jobs applicant support team at (855) 524-5627.
Can I save my application and come back later to complete it?
  • Yes, the information you fill in will remain in the system under your username until you submit your application.
I accidentally logged off in the middle of completing my application. How can I access the application I was working on?
  • You will need to log back into your account and click on Position Search/Status. Find the position you were working on, listed under the Submitted/In Process Applications heading.