Employment Opportunities

City Hall Utility Clerk/Administrative Assistant
The City of Johnston is accepting applications for someone who brings great administrative assistant experience, understands customer service is a top priority for all City employees, and can provide timely, accurate assistance and responses to internal and external customers.  

This position performs various tasks related to utility billing and performs general clerical and administrative support duties.

Hourly Salary: $20.16-$26.27
Application Deadline: Friday, Dec. 17 at 5 p.m.

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Police Officer - Certified Lateral Transfer
Seeking dedicated, team-oriented individuals to perform a wide range of law enforcement and crime prevention duties for the safety and protection of life and property in the Johnston community. Officers regularly engage in problem-solving, community education/outreach/intervention, critical thinking, and perform investigative work in preparation for arrest, referral, or mitigation.

Annual Salary: $63,206 - $73,947

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Important NEOGOV Notes


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We only accept applications during the announced recruiting period, so make sure to check the application deadline. Those job openings listed as "continuous" have no specific filing deadline, but you should submit your application as soon as possible to be sure you are considered for the next opening. Continuous recruitment may close at any time.

Complete a separate application for each job. A resume or letter of interest cannot be accepted in place of the City application, but may be attached to an application as additional information. Also make sure to complete any required supplemental application forms or online assessments. Remember that it is your responsibility to make sure your application is complete and that all required documents (licenses, transcripts, supplemental questionnaires, etc.) have been submitted. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

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