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Reimagining Public Safety – Police Officer Background Standards Focus Groups


Public Forms


Applicant Request for Administrative Review of Background File
Applicant Request for Administrative Review of Background File - PRE-SCREENING PROCESS
Background Removal Standards - FIREFIGHTER
Background Removal Standards - POLICE OFFICER + 911 ER COMM EMPLOYEES

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Application Continuation Sheet
Notice of Appeal
Notice to Parties Appearing
Request For Citywide Transfer
Request for Position Audit
Public Records Request Notice
Request for Public Records
Request for Reinstatement
Request for Review
Request to Cancel a Temporary Withdrawal
Request to Withdraw from an Eligible List
Retest Policy
Testing Accommodation - ADA Step 1
Testing Accommodation - ADA Step 2
Testing Accommodation - Not ADA
Veterans Preference Fact Sheet
City Jobs - HOW TO APPLY (video) *NEW!*
City Jobs - HOW TO SET UP A PROFILE (video) *NEW!*
City Jobs - JOB ALERTS (video) *NEW!*
Testing Clinic (video) *NEW!*
Situational Judgement Test Instructions and Example (video) *NEW!*
How to Register to Apply Online for City Jobs
Tips for Completing Online Applications
City Jobs Starter List
Employment Information Guide
Most Common Subtests
Community Relations Representative Study Guide
Entry-Level Professional Study Guide
Human Resources Representative Study Guide
Operator-in-Training Study Guide
Planner 1 Study Guide
Supervisor's Manual
Water Protection Specialist II Reading List

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Interest Category Assignments by Job Class

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