Frequently Asked Questions

  • HR General
    • What is the difference between a volunteer and an intern?
    • How can I find out about future job openings?
    • Will applying online speed up the hiring process?
    • Who will respond to my application?
    • Once I submit an application, will it be applied to any similar position that comes open?
    • How can I apply online when I don't have access to a computer?
    • Can I submit an application in paper form?
    • How do I contact the umemployment office?
    • Can I apply for a job with Brevard County here?
    • What is the minimum wage?
    • I am a non-city employee and my employer did not pay me. Who do I call?
    • Will you accept an application for a job that is not currently open?
    • Do you accept general applications?
    • How do I apply for job?
  • HR Volunteer
    • What insurance is needed to volunteer?
    • Is there a dress code?
    • May I volunteer for multiple departments?
    • How many hours will I be expected to volunteer?
    • Will I be trained for a volunteer position?
    • Is there an orientation process for new volunteers?
    • What happens after I apply to be a volunteer?
    • What types of screening practices are in place?
    • Will my volunteer position lead to a job with the City of Palm Bay?
    • I work during the day. Do you have a need for volunteers on weekends and in the evenings?
    • Is there an age requirment to volunteer?
    • I reside in another state for a few months each year. Can I still volunteer during the months I am here?
    • Do I need to be a city of Palm Bay resident to volunteer?
    • Is volunteering a two-way street?
    • What is the difference between a volunteer and an intern?
    • How does the City define a "volunteer"?