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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

Administrative Assistant   

City Manager's Office | Apache Junction, AZ
Various
Open Until: February 27, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $34,717.00 (annualized); FLSA Non Exempt with benefits including ASRS Retirement.

Librarian - Youth Services  

Library | Apache Junction, AZ
Library
Open Until: February 27, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $46,523.98 annualized; FLSA Non exempt with benefits including ASRS Retirement.

Accountant  

Finance | Apache Junction, AZ
Finance
Open Until: February 27, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: $51,292.69 annualized; FLSA Exempt with benefits, including ASRS Retirement.

Police Officer   (Open Positions: 4)

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: Annual Salary - $51,293. Assignment will be in Patrol Division working 4/10's. This is a FLSA non-exempt position with benefits. READ DETAILS BELOW BEFORE APPLYING.

Water District Superintendent  

Water District | Apache Junction, AZ
Water District
Open Until: May 28, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: OPEN UNTIL FILLED- FIRST REVIEW IS Feb. 13, 2020. Salary Group 29 - $68,737.11 annualized; FLSA Exempt with benefits, including ASRS Retirement.

Volunteer - Jr. Guard  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: July 1, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST

Volunteer Parks and Recreation Department  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 10, 2021 at 05:00 PM MST

Lifeguard  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 25, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW: January 20, 2020; Flat/Hourly - $12.00/hr; Seasonal position, hours and schedule may vary. NOTE: THOSE INTERESTED IN A HEAD GUARD POSITION MUST APPLY FOR THE WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR AND INDICATE YOU ARE APPLYING FOR HEAD GUARD POSITION.

Senior Lifeguard  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 25, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW: January 20, 2020; Flat/Hourly - $14.25/hr. Seasonal position, hours and schedule may vary. NOTE; IF YOU ARE INTERSTED IN THE POOL MANAGER AND/OR ASST POOL MANAGER POSITIONS, PLEASE STATE THAT ON YOUR APPLICATION AND THE ASSESSMENT.

Water Safety Instructor  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 25, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW: January 20, 2020; Flat/Hourly $12.00/hr. Seasonal position, hours and schedule may vary. NOTE: IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN A HEADGUARD POSITION, PLEASE STATE THAT ON YOUR APPLICATION AND THE ASSESSMENT.

Recreation Leader  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 25, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW: January 20, 2020; Flat/Hourly - $12.00/hr. Seasonal position, hours and schedule may vary.

Senior Recreation Leader  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks & Recreation
Open Until: June 25, 2020 at 05:00 PM MST
Details: FIRST REVIEW: January 20, 2020; Flat/Hourly - $12.78/hr.. Seasonal position, hours and schedule may vary.

Volunteer - Public Safety Support Services  

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

Volunteer - Paws & Claws Center  

Public Safety - Animal Control | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 01:00 PM MST

Volunteer - Public Safety Chaplain  

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 01:00 AM 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 - Auxiliary Patrol  

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: January 1, 2021 at 12:59 AM MST

Volunteer - Library  

Library | Apache Junction, AZ
Library
Open Until: January 1, 2021 at 12:59 AM MST