Q: How do I find out what jobs are open?
A: We post detailed job announcements online at www.pbcgov.jobs ; our 24-hour Job Hotline phone number is (561) 616 - 6900, TDD (561) 616 - 6895; local government Channel 20 runs our announcements as part of its regular programming; we post job openings in the PBC BCC Human Resources Department Lobby as well.
Q: How do I apply for open positions?
A: You may apply online via our job listings at www.pbcgov.jobs; you may fax the application materials with a cover sheet available online or at our office, to (561) 616 - 6893 by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date; mail must be received in our office by the same deadline; we do not accept e-mailed apps/resumes.
Q: If I've already turned in my application/resume, can I add something to it?
A: You may add to or amend your application prior to 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.
Q: I'm interested in applying for more than one position. Do I have to fill out more than one app?
A: When you apply online, you will be given the opportunity to copy your completed app to other open jobs - without having to enter your information again! You may revise your information as well. If you apply using a paper app, you must submit a separate app for each position desired.
Q: Locally, what are your business office hours?
A: We are open weekdays, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET, excluding holidays. We do not close for lunch.
Q: How do I find out my application status?
A: You will be notified ONLY if you are invited to interview with the hiring department. Approximately 4 weeks after the closing date of a job posting, you may call (561) 616 - 6888 to talk to the HR Staff Specialist who screened the apps received for the job. The Specialist can give you more specific information regarding your app status.
Q: How do I sign up for written or typing tests that are advertised as part of the job requirements?
A: Our office will contact you to schedule a test appointment if you meet the minimum qualifications advertised.