The Human Resources (HR) Department provides administrative and personnel services to all departments of the City and acts as a conduit between employees and management. This is accomplished by monitoring compliance with established policies and procedures, labor contracts, employment laws, and by managing the City's human resources to meet the City's established goals and objectives.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply for a job with the City of Coconut Creek?
All available positions are listed on our website. If you are interested in applying for any positions for which you are
qualified, you may do so by using our online job application, which is the required method of applying. Please visit the job listing and job application by clicking Employment or visiting www.coconutcreek.net and selecting the “Employment” under the Help Center. You can also to listen to a recording of our current job openings by calling our jobline at 954-973-6719.
I have already submitted a job application and would like to ensure receipt, check the status, or find out the next step in the recruitment process.
Once you submit your application using our online application system, the online application system sends you a confirmation email that comes from governmentjobs.com. If you have received that e-mail, your application was submitted and received successfully. if you have not or are unsure whether you received the e-mail you may log in to your application account at www.governmentjobs.com, select the ‘careerseekers’ tab, and proceed to login to view if your application has been received or to check the status.
Once you submit your application, the HR Department verifies eligibility and all eligible applications are referred to the hiring department for review. If you are deemed to be not qualified you will be notified in writing after the position closes. If you are selected for further consideration, you will either be contacted directly by the hiring department for an interview or contacted directly by the Human Resources Department if further testing is needed. It is not possible to provide applicants with an exact timeframe as to when a decision will be made as it varies by position and depends on several factors. Either way, you will be notified any time the status of your application has changed or once the position is filled, whichever comes first. Written notifications are sent either via e-mail or paper mail depending on the preference you selected in your application profile.
I am experiencing technical computer issues with the online application system. What do I do?
You can contact governmentjobs.com tech support at 1-855-524-5627 then press one (1) for applicant support. They are available Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. eastern standard time. They will be able to assist you in resetting your password or verifying if you have created a username and password previously.
How can I get notified the next time a position I am interested in is open?
The City does not accept unsolicited resumes but you do have the option of the online application system alerting you the next time a position becomes available. Go to Job Opportunities Notification. Once there you will be instructed to input in your contact information and select which job category notifications you would like to receive via email. The system will then notify you the next time the city opens a position you have selected as being interested in.
How can I request public records from the Human Resources Department?
“If you would like to request records from the Human Resources Department, please submit your request in writing via fax at 954-956-1523 or via regular mail to 4800 W. Copans Road, Coconut Creek, FL 33062, attention City Clerk’s Department. You can also download a “public records request form” on the City Clerk’s page (and that you would make a link to our page) and email the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you require additional information, you can contact the City Clerk’s Office directly at 954-973-6774 during normal business hours. Pursuant to the provisions of Florida Statutes, the City may charge a fee for copies of records.”
How can I survey the Human Resources Department?
For commonly asked survey questions please visit our website as the information you are requesting may already be publicly available. Proceed to www.coconutcreek.net and locate the HR Department page to view our salary ranges, Collective Bargaining Agreements, & Civil Service benefit summary. If the information you are seeking is not available online, please either fax your request to 954-956-1523 or e-mail it.
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