hiring

Human Resources Frequently Asked Questions

Question:  Are you hiring for Police/Fire?

Answer:  For Police Officers and Firefighters only, we do not accept applications or resumes until we have a hiring process.  Interested applicants should keep a watch in the Kentucky New Era and/or the City’s website for the next hiring process.  To be eligible for a Police Officer or Firefighter position, an applicant must have a high school diploma or GED, be 21 years of age, be a US Citizen, have a valid driver’s license, and be able to pass a background check.  Applicants with a felony or domestic violence conviction need not apply.

Question:  Do you accept applications/resumes regardless of an open position?

Answer:  Applications and resumes are taken ONLY when a position is open and the position has been announced on the City website and local newspaper.  Applications/resumes are kept on file for 6 months.

Question:  Do you post open positions in the newspaper?

Answer:  Entry level positions are advertised in the Kentucky New Era, as well as on the City’s Website.