What kind of work week do you have? The City offers alternate work week schedules.
Are you on a cafeteria plan? No. The City offers up to $1,412 per month to be used for medical, dental and vision premiums. Amounts in excess of the $1,412 allotment are deducted from the employee’s paycheck.
Can I attach my resume to my application? Yes.
Can I fax/e-mail my application to you? Yes, but if called for an interview, you will be required to provide an originally signed application.
I don't want to submit an application on-line. Can I download and print a copy of the application and fill it in by hand? Yes. A copy of the application may be downloaded by clicking here.
How long does it take after the closing date to hear whether I’ll get an interview? On average, two weeks.
Do you notify me if I don’t get an interview? Yes. Letters or emails are sent to all applicants.
How long does the hiring process take? From the closing date to hire date takes an average of four to six weeks.
How do I sign up to be notified when a job becomes available for which I’m qualified? Click here to sign up for QuailMail, and choose the department that best fits your area of interest under Job Manager. When a vacant position is posted to the website matching your preference(s), you will be notified by email.
What is the Jobs Line phone number? The Jobs Line phone number is (760) 777-7124.
Who is your Worker’s Compensation carrier? The City of La Quinta is part of the Joint Powers Insurance Authority, which administers the Worker’s Compensation insurance program.
How many authorized full-time employees do you have? Approximately 90, but that number is subject to change each fiscal year.
Why should I be interested in working for the City of La Quinta? Click here to find out.