Complete applicable sections.
a. Sections with (*) are required fields.
b. You cannot continue to the next section unless these areas are completed.
c. Use the Previous Section and Next Section to navigate through the Application.
d. Use Add Another for additional entries.
e. Upload your resume/cover letter if applicable.
Scroll to the bottom of the page and select Review Application.
Review the application.
a. If a change needs to be made, scroll to the section and Select Change.
Scroll to the bottom of the page and Click Submit Application.
Once Submit is clicked, then your PIN will be displayed.
Close the Browser to Logout.
Once I have submitted my application/resume, what is the review process?
Most job postings include a closing date when applications will no longer be accepted. Candidates whose qualifications best meet the department's needs for the position will then be contacted for testing and/or interviews.
The process may take 2-3 weeks from closing date to scheduling of testing and/or interviews depending on the number of applications received and other factors. Only candidates selected for testing and/or interviews will be contacted.
Can I apply to multiple positions?
Yes, you can apply for multiple positions by doing the following after you’ve submitted your initial application:
Click Employment Opportunities.
Select a position from the Positions Available.
This opens the Online Application.
How will applicants know that their application has been received?
After an application has been submitted a confirmation e-mail will be sent within a few hours. Some e-mail systems may filter these as spam, if you don't see this email in your inbox, check your spam or junk mail folder.
Submitted applications can also be viewed through self-service portal https://mss.cityblm.org under employment opportunities once logged in. If the application has been submitted it will show a status of “Applied”.
When are applications due?
All applications must be submitted via the on-line application no later than 12:00 midnight CT on the closing date.
How can an application be submitted without a computer?
Many places have computers available to the public, including libraries and community employment services offices. There is an application kiosk available in the Human Resources Department. The Human Resources Department is located at 109 E. Olive Street, Bloomington, IL.
Does an application need to be submitted in order to apply?
Yes. To be considered for a position applicants must complete the entire application.
Is a resume and or cover letter required for all applications?
No. Some positions require a resume; however it is always strongly recommended that applicants at least attach a resume even if one is not required.