|New Job Postings
New job announcements are posted on the City of Manassas Job Opportunities page sporadically. Check each announcement for the closing date. Some jobs are listed as open until filled. Additionally, you can create Job Interest Cards/Alerts to receive email notifications about new jobs in your specific category of interest so you don't miss a posting.
|How To Submit An Application
Jobseekers are required to create an account or already have an account with a User ID and password, which alllows them to create a profile that can be used for current and future applications.
Once you have an account, you must click on the Apply tab for the job you are interested in.
Next you will complete a series of steps to move through before you can submit your application. Each application may vary based on the position being applied for. You will also have an opportunity to upload relevant or requested attachments.
When the steps are completed and you make it to the Certify & Submit page, you must click on Accept and Submit to submit their application.
Please note that as part of the application process, you must do all of the following: Fully complete all sections of the application and understand that all answers to supplemental questions must be substantiated in your application.
You will receive an auto-generated email from GovernmentJobs.com stating your application has been received. You can then follow the status of jobs you've applied for by checking Application Status in your account.
|Now That Your Application Has Been Submitted
After the job announcement has closed, applications and supplemental information are first reviewed by HR and then forwarded to the Hiring Managers for final consideration. Applications are reviewed against the job's qualifications and requirements—based on the information in the job announcement—to find the applicants that are the closest match.
To remain in consideration for the job, applicants' submissions must clearly demonstrate that they meet the following items as stated in the job announcement:
TIP: Read the job announcement thoroughly! If you do not meet even the minimum requirements, understand that you cannot be considered for the job you are applying for.
Once candidates have been referred to the hiring manager, the hiring department decides which candidates they are interested in bringing in for interviews. Not every applicant will be interviewed which is why it is very important to ensure your application has all of the information relevant to help make a final decision.
Some interview processes may include a job-related exercise, written exam, and/or performance test.
|Job Offer and Pre-Employment Process
An offer of employment is made to the candidate who was determined to be the best match for the position.
Prior to starting with the City of Manassas, all selected candidates are required to complete pre-employment requirements in advance. Those requirements may consist of:
Additional FAQ's to include an Online Application Guide can be found here.