FAQs - Human Resources

How do I apply for a job with the City of Augusta?
To apply for a position, please go to our Employment Opportunities page to view all open positions. Click on the job title to be taken to a brief summary of the position where you can Click on the link to be taken to the applicant tracking system to submit your application.

I have a resume. Where can I drop that off?
Please upload your resume to your application via the applicant tracking system. In fact, if you upload your resume and click the 'auto-fill' button, the system will automatically fill in the application with information from your resume. Please note: you should still check on the auto-filled sections to ensure it filled correctly.

How often are jobs posted to the Employment Opportunities page?
Jobs are added when positions open. There are no set posting dates.

Does the City of Augusta offer computers for public use, to apply for City jobs?
The Augusta Public Library has computers available for public use. We encourage everyone to check out the library!

How do I know that my application was submitted?
You will receive an email from "noreply@paylocity.com" noting that your application was submitted.  Check your SPAM or Junk folders if you do not notice a response email in your regular inbox.

If I am hired by the City of Augusta, when would my benefits begin?
Benefits are effective on the 1st of the month following 30 full days of employment.

How long does it take to get hired on with the City?
While our goal is to fill positions as quickly as possible, business needs sometimes take precedent. The number of vacancies could also affect this timeline.

How will I know if I'm selected for an interview?
You will be notified via phone and/or email. It's a good idea to ensure your voicemail box can accept messages and to check your email (including junk and spam folders) regularly.

What is the dress code for City workers?
This depends in which department you work. Some departments are provided uniforms that require specific laundering while other employees are provided logo apparel and denim work pants. Office staff  dress is business casual.