INFORMATION FOR JOB APPLICANTS
The City of Ketchikan appreciates your interest in employment with the City of Ketchikan and Ketchikan Public Utilities.
You must submit a completed application by the final closing date in order to be considered for the position. Resumes are welcome and encouraged, but may not be substituted for a City application form. Applications which are incomplete, untimely, or filed for positions which are not open for recruitment will be rejected.
Read the job description of the position you are interested in carefully before applying. Pay particular attention to the minimum requirements for the position as you must be able to demonstrate that you meet these in order to be considered. These qualifications may take the form of education or training, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, licenses, driving history and certificates.
In order to maximize your chances of being interviewed and selected for a position, it is critical that you take sufficient time and care when preparing your employment application to present clear and detailed information concerning your employment history, education and other relevant information. Hard copy applications should be typed or handwritten in black ink. Applications which are sketchy or hard to read may be passed over during the initial stage of the selection process. PLEASE NOTE: Carefully read and follow ALL instructions, or application may be rejected.
Click on link below for electronic submittal (e-mail address required) Online Application Form
Pick up an application from City Hall or download and print the PDF here.
Mail or drop off at: City Hall, Human Resources, 334 Front Street, Ketchikan, AK 99901, or fax to 907-247-2111.
After you have submitted your application, please be patient in waiting for a response from Human Resources or the hiring department. It is generally not advisable to call Human Resources or the hiring department unless you feel it necessary to verify that your application was received.