How to Apply

To apply for a position, you must have a City of St. John’s online candidate profile. Please follow the steps below to view available positions, create a candidate profile and submit an application.

  • Visit the Career Opportunities page to view public job postings.
  • Select the job title to view the job posting details and description.
  • If interested in applying, click the “Apply for this Job” button located at the bottom of the page.
  • You may be asked to answer some preliminary questions about your qualifications for the position. If so, please provide answers and click “Apply for this job”.
  • You will then be prompted to create a user profile
  • A valid email address is required in order to create a profile
  • A copy of your resume can be uploaded and information will be pulled from your resume to fill in some of the basic fields (i.e. name, address, etc.). Verify the information that is populated and continue to fill in any additional required fields.
  • Once a profile has been created you can log in anytime to update your information, add skills, and upload any additional supporting documents.

Creating a career profile will speed up the application process by eliminating the need to fill out personal information each time you apply for a position; however, you are responsible for ensuring that your profile is updated with the most recent and accurate information as your personal details or qualifications change.

If you experience technical difficulties with creating your profile or submitting an application, please call 1-877-427-7717 Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST or email