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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 required to be fingerprinted, if eighteen (18) or older; successfully complete a background investigation, employment verification, and may be subject to a drug test, medical, polygraph and/or psychological evaluation. Candidates who are appointed will be required to possess a valid license to operate a vehicle in AZ or otherwise 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

Recreation Leader  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks and Recreation
Open Until: June 28, 2018 at 04:00 PM PST
Details: Flat/Hourly - $10.50/hr; FIRST REVIEW - JANUARY 18, 2018! Schedule will vary. SEASONAL

Volunteer - Paws & Claws Center  

Public Safety - Animal Control | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 12:00 PM PST

Volunteer - Public Safety Chaplain  

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 12:00 AM PST

Volunteer - Parks Division  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks and Recreation
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST

Volunteer - Auxiliary Patrol  

Public Safety | Apache Junction, AZ
Public Safety
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST

Volunteer - Library  

Library | Apache Junction, AZ
Library
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST

Volunteer - Recreation  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks and Recreation
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST

Volunteer - Youth Sports Coach  

Parks & Recreation | Apache Junction, AZ
Parks and Recreation
Open Until: December 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST