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Checklist for non-employees applying for a position with The City of Calgary

Are you an external applicant who wants to apply for a City of Calgary position? Follow this checklist:

Step 1 Visit www.calgary.ca/careers and review the existing job postings.
Step 1 Choose an area of interest and click on the job title
Step 1 At the top of the posting, click “Return to Previous Page.”

If you have already applied for a position with The City of Calgary and have an account set up, please skip the following steps and proceed to the "For returning applicants" section.

For first time applicants

Step 1 Click “Register Now” and create a new account choosing your own username and password.
Step 1 Find the posting you are interested in within the list on the screen and click the job title.
Step 1 Click “Apply now” at the top of the posting.

Uploading a new resume

Step 1 Under Resumé Options, choose "Upload a new resume" and click to continue
Step 1 Select the document from your computer and upload it to the system. Remember, cover letters and resumés should be combined into a single file and be saved in MS Word, PDF or plain text format.
Step 1 Provide a title for your resumé and click to continue.
Step 1 Complete the application questionnaire and referral information and then click "Submit" to complete the process.

For returning applicants

Step 1 Log in to the online application system by using your previously created username and password.
Step 1 Find the posting you are interested in within the list on the screen and click the job title
Step 1 Click “Apply now” at the top of the posting.
Step 1 Under Resumé Options, choose "Use an existing resume" or "Upload a new resume". Click to continue.
Step 1 On the following page, complete the application questionnaire and referral information and then click "Submit" to complete the process.

Are you having difficulties applying for a job? Contact Human Resources and use Service Type: Human Resources - Recruitment and Program Inquiry


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