Applicants must complete an application online through www.calopps.org prior to the final filing date. with a typing certificate of 35 wpm or better prior to final filing date. Typing certificates must be issued and dated within six (6) months of the final filing date of this recruitment from a government agency, temporary employment agency, business college, or public school system. Internet, electronic typing certificates will not be accepted.
Applications will be screened for qualifications (including required document copies) and appropriate background, and only the most qualified candidates will be invited to participate in the examination process. Successful candidates must achieve a minimum passing score in each of the test components. Failure in any portion of the examination process will result in disqualification. Applicants will be notified by e-mail as to the test date, time and location. An email must be included in the application process. The examination process will include the following:
Typing Certificate Qualifying (Pass/Fail)
Written Examination Qualifying (Pass/Fail)
Oral Interview 100%
Candidates will be required to pass a thorough background investigation, City administered Pre-employment physical and a polygraph examination, which will be part of the examination process. Candidates who do not pass will be disqualified and removed from the eligibility list.
Applicants with legal disabilities who require special testing arrangements must contact the Personnel Department at least five (5) working days prior to the examination date.
The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an expressed or implied contract and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice.