General Employment

Current Jobs Available

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How & When to Apply

Applications are accepted only for those positions that are currently being advertised and only during the period that the position is open for applicants as indicated within the job posting. Except for Police Officer positions, the City of Atlantic Beach does not maintain a Job Applicant file and applicants must apply, or reapply for jobs as they are advertised.

Positions open to the public are advertised in the local newspapers (Shorelines and Beaches Leader), the Florida Times Union, and posted in the Current Jobs Available section of this website. Available positions are also posted on City bulletin boards throughout the City and at the City Hall building.

  • City of Atlantic Beach
    City Hall Building
    800 Seminole Road
    Atlantic Beach, FL 32233

You may apply online, by fax 904-242-3498, Email Human Resources, by mail, or in person at the City of Atlantic Beach City Hall located at 800 Seminole Road, Atlantic Beach, Florida.

If you cannot apply through one of these means, we would be more than happy to
mail an application to you which can be completed and returned by mail.

Applications must be received or postmarked (if mailed) no later than 5 p.m. on
the "closing" ate as indicated for each position in the job advertisement.

Eligibility Criteria

- Must not have utilized tobacco products within the past twelve months.
- Must meet any special criteria as listed within the job posting.
- Must pass a criminal background check that includes, but may not be limited to:
- Reference checks from both prior employers and personnel
- Criminal history check
- Driver history check
- Must complete a pre-employment physical to verify that you can perform the
essential functions of the position
- Must complete a pre-employment drug screen

Employment Process

The entire employment process varies depending on the number of applicants and
the workload of the City department. The basic employment process consists of the

Phase 1. A City of Atlantic Beach Application form (online) or (PDF) must be submitted prior to the advertised "closing" date for the position. An Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Survey form (online) or (PDF) is optional, however, encouraged to be submitted.

Phase 2. The Human Resource Office screens the applications and forwards those that meet the basic eligibility to the appropriate department. The department will review the applications and schedule an interview for the top ranked applicants.

Phase 3. The best qualified applicant shall be given a conditional offer of employment.

Phase 4. Those given a conditional offer of employment must successfully pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening.

Application Forms Required

Remember to complete your application very carefully and thoroughly. Remember, we may not know you and have to judge your experience and abilities based upon your application. What you place on your application may determine if you are interviewed.

Once you submit an application, you are responsible for notifying us of any changes in your telephone number or other "key" information to ensure consideration.

You may apply by the use of a resume; however, all applicants are encouraged to also submit a City of Atlantic Beach Employment Application Form (online) or (PDF) for each position when it is advertised (even those with the same title). Resumes and additional documents may be sent separately by mail or by email.

Although optional, all applicants are also requested and encouraged to complete an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Survey Form (online) or (PDF).

How Applicants Are Selected

All applications are screened by the Human Resource Department with those
applications that pass this initial screening being forwarded to the appropriate
department for further screening.

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