Employment

Obtaining Employment Information
There are a couple of ways to obtain employment information which are as follows:



READ THE JOB ANNOUNCEMENT AND REQUIREMENTS THOROUGHLY. ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION MUST BE ATTACHED WHEN SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION.


Steps to Complete and Submit Online Application

1. Read all instructions carefully prior to completing the application.
2. Download the City of Shafter Employment Application here. 
3. Complete application, electronically sign, and save on your computer.
4. Click on the link above specific to the position you are applying for. 
5. Upload your saved application and any other required documents.
6. Enter your email address and click submit.
7. See below for other submission options.
 JOB OPENING  FILING DEADLINE  SUBMISSION
Police Officer Lateral Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 5 p.m. Submit Online
Police Officer Trainee Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 5 p.m. Submit Online


Applications May Also Be Submitted in Person to 
Human Resources Department
336 Pacific Ave. 
Shafter, CA 93263

Questions? Call (661) 746-5000.

 
Application Procedures & Guidelines
  • Applications are only accepted during periods of active recruitment unless the position is listed as “Accepted on a Continuous Basis”.
  • Applications may be rejected if incomplete.
  • A resume submitted in lieu of an application will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted.
  • It is important that applications list all relevant education and experience.
  • Job bulletins listed as accepted on a continuous basis require the applicant possess all required training and/or certifications.
  • Faxed copies will not be accepted.
  • Applications and all required documentation must be received at the Human Resources office no later than the filing deadline listed in the job bulletin, postmarks do not qualify.
  • Please contact the Human Resources office for accommodation of a disability during the recruitment process.