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Information below is for paid positions and does not pertain to Volunteer Opportunities*
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Special Requirements

Candidates who are selected for appointment may be fingerprinted, if 18 or older; successfully complete a background investigation, employment verification and may be subject to a drug/alcohol test, medical, polygraph and/or psychological evaluation. Candidates who are appointed will be required to possess a valid driver’s license to operate a vehicle in Arizona, or meet the transportation needs of the position.

Veterans
The City of Apache Junction allows wartime veterans, disabled wartime veterans, and spouses of a wartime veteran with a service connected disability to receive preference for an interview if they meet the minimum qualifications of the posted position.

To take advantage of this preference, the veteran must upload, and submit, with his/her application for employment, his/her military discharge papers (DD-214) and be honorably discharged from service.

The spouse of a disabled wartime veteran must upload, and submit with his/her application for employment, a letter from the Department of Veteran’s Affairs, or equivalent document, confirming the veteran’s service-connected disability.

Skill Testing
Candidates who appear to most closely match the criteria for the position may be required to complete pre-employment skill testing.  

Probation
The probation period for most positions is twelve (12) months. Sworn police personnel without AZPOST certification at time of appointment serve a fifteen (15) month probation period.

Benefits
Some of these benefits may not be available to part time employees and are subject to change

Health, dental, and life insurance
Social Security
Workers’ Compensation insurance *
Deferred Compensation Plans
State Retirement plans
96-192 vacation hours per year
96 sick leave hours per year
Up to nine (9) holiday leaves annually
Birthday leave
Tuition Reimbursement

* Some Public Safety Volunteer Positions are eligible for Worker's Compensation

EOE
When advised reasonable accommodation, including alternative format, will be made in order for a qualified applicant with a disability to participate in any phase of the recruitment process. Contact (480) 474-2617 or TDD (480) 983-0095 to request an accommodation.


Job Openings

Senior Water Utility Maintenance Worker   

Water District | Apache Junction, AZ
Water District
Open Until: March 11, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $21.30/hr; FLSA Non Exempt with benefits, including ASRS Retirement. Shift may vary with the seasons.

Maintenance Worker  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: March 11, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $13.07/hr; Part time 24 hours, pro rated sick, vacation and holiday. Shift is generally evenings, weekends, and holidays, with a varying schedule.

Senior Recreation Leader  (Open Positions: 3)

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: March 11, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $13.09/hr; FLSA Non Exempt, PT 19 hrs a week. This position will be working at the Multi-Generational Center as well as site supervising sports programs and park programs. Hours and days will vary depending on assignment. Morning hours as early as 5 am and evening hours include working up to 9pm. This position also works some weekends and holidays. Position is part-time (not seasonal).

Recreation Leader  (Open Positions: 3)

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: March 11, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $12.15/hr Part time, not seasonal. Schedule may vary; Not to exceed 19 hours a week; FLSA Non Exempt without benefits. This position will be working primarily at the Multi-Generational Center but also other responsibilities at recreation facilities, there are some morning and evening availabilities. Evening hours include working up to 9pm. This position also works some weekends and holidays.

Permit Technician  

Development Services | Apache Junction, AZ
Development Services
Open Until: March 11, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $16.69/hr; FLSA Non-Exempt with benefits including ASRS Retirement.

Court Clerk   

Municipal Court | Apache Junction, AZ
Municipal Court
Open Until: March 4, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $15.13/hr; FLSA Non Exempt with benefits including ASRS Retirement.

Senior Plans Examiner  

Development Services | Apache Junction, AZ
Development Services
Open Until: March 4, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $59,377.70 annualized; FLSA Exempt with benefits, including ASRS Retirement.

Commander  

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: April 8, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $99,256 annual / FLSA Exempt position with benefits, including PSPRS retirement. The ideal candidate has experience working, supervising, overseeing a criminal investigation division. First review March 1, 2021.

Senior Lifeguard  (Open Positions: 3)

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 24, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW: FEBRUARY 1, 2021 - $14.25/hr. YOU MUST INDICATE ON YOUR APPLICATION IF YOU ARE APPLYING FOR POOL MGR/ASSISTANT POOL MANAGER; No benefits - Seasonal position, schedule will vary.

Water Safety Instructor  (Open Positions: 25)

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 24, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW - FEBRUARY 1, 2021; $12.15/hr.; No Benefits; Schedule will vary. PLEASE COMPLETE THE ASSESSMENT AND IF INTERESTED IN HEAD GUARD YOU MUST INDICATE THAT ON THE APPLICATION AND ASSESSMENT.

Lifeguard  (Open Positions: 25)

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 24, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW - FEBRUARY 1, 2021; $12.15/hr.; No benefits, Seasonal position, schedule will vary.

Volunteer - Jr. Guard  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 1, 2023 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY, HOURS VARY

Volunteer - Public Safety Support Services  

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 06:00 PM MST

Volunteer-Reserve Peace Officer  

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: January 1, 2022 at 12:59 AM MST
Details: Only candidates with existing sworn law enforcement experience or a student at an academy who is half way through the course will be considered. This position is NOT for a Police Recruit. Thank you for your interest.

Volunteer - Library  

Library | Apache Junction, AZ
Library
Open Until: February 2, 2023 at 05:00 PM MST