Human Resources FAQs
What if I am not ready to fill out the application at this time?
No application is submitted until you click on the Accept button which is found in Step 4.
Will I automatically be considered for other positions if I previously submitted an application?
No -- You must submit an application for each job you apply for.
Do I have to fill out an application?
Everyone who applies for a position with Prince George County is required to fill out an application (either online or on paper) that includes certain information. Online the required information is denoted by an asterisk(*). The more information you provide, the more effectively your skills, abilities and qualifications can be evaluated.
I missed the deadline -- can I still apply?
As with any job posting, once a closing date has passed, no application will be accepted or considered. Please continue to visit our site and apply for new jobs as they are posted. You may also wish to complete a Job Interest Notification Request. See the FAQ What if I am interested in a position that is currently not being advertised?
How do I print my application?
After you have submitted your application, you will see a link to Click here for a printable version of the application you just submitted on the confirmation screen.
You can also print it from the Application Status window. Click on Application Status then click View under View App. At the top is a link called Click here for a printable version of this application.
Can I apply for more than one job at a time?
Yes, once you complete your application, it can be used to apply for any position that is currently open. You may apply for more than one job at a time.
How do I apply for a job with the Prince George County Public Schools?
Please visit the Prince George County Public Schools Web site employment section.
Who has access to the information I put on my application?
All information is stored on a secure Web server. Only the Human Resources Department and County employees authorized to review job applications are allowed to access the information. Prince George County does not share this information with other companies or localities.
What if I want to submit a resume?
You have the choice of cutting and pasting the text of your resume into the application or attaching it to the application. It will only allow you to attach one resume.
Please note that the resume DOES NOT take the place of the information requested in the application.
How do I save the information in the application?
At any time during the process, you can click the Save button at the bottom of the form. It will save all of the information you have input at that time. You can return to your application at any point by logging back into your account.
If you do not click on the Save option before you logout of the application or before you close your browser window, you will lose the information you added since the last time you hit Save.
How do I check the status of my application?
You can return to the jobs page at any point and log back into your account to check the status of your application. When you login, click on the link that says Check Status.
What if I am interested in a position that is currently not being advertised?
If you wish to receive notification when a job in which you are interested becomes available, go to the main jobs page and under search criteria, you will see a link called Request job notifications by category. You will be directed to the Job Cards page where you make your selections and fill out information including an e-mail address that you would like to use for notification.
An e-mail address is required. How do I get an e-mail address?
If you do not already have an e-mail address, free e-mail is available through a number of providers. We do not endorse any particular provider, but some of the providers are: Yahoo! Mail, MSN Hotmail, Google's Gmail and AOL AIM Mail.
If I need to exit the application, can I return to it and have my information saved?
If at any time you need to exit out of the application form, press the Save button at the bottom. It will save all of the information you input up to that point. When you are ready to continue, you can return to the application by logging into your account with the Username and Password you set up.
How do I move between steps of the application?
The application steps appear in order at the top of the screen to allow you to move back and forth between steps. Click on a step to move to that step. After you complete a step, it will take you to the next step.
How do I move between the sections of the application?
The section navigation bar appears at the top of the form, beneath the application step links. Click on a section name to go to that section.
How do I edit information I've already entered?
Click on the step at the top of the page that contains the information you wish to change. To go to a specific section in the Job Application step, click on the section name in the section navigation bar.
Information you have already entered appears at the bottom of each section. Click on the Edit link next to any piece of information you wish to edit. The information will be displayed for you to edit. Be sure to click the Save button after you make your changes.
How do I delete information that I've already entered?
You can delete a completed piece of information by clicking the Delete link next to that information at the bottom of the section.
Can I still mail an application and resume for a position?
Yes, the County is still accepting paper applications. Applications are accepted via mail or hand-delivery. Applications are not accepted via e-mail or fax. Postmarks are not considered received. The application must be in the Human Resources Office by the closing time listed on the job posting. Online applications must be submitted by the closing time on the posting.
How do I find out what jobs are available?
A list of available positions can be viewed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from any computer with Internet access. Available positions are advertised on the County's Jobs page.
What if I do not have a computer or access to the internet?
There are number of ways to apply for a job with Prince George County:
- We still accept paper applications and they can be downloaded from of the County's Web site or picked up in the lobby of the County Administration Building or from Human Resources at 6602 Courts Drive, Prince George, VA 23875.
- You may use the public computers located at your local library. Evening and weekend hours are available. Click here to see a listing of libraries in the Prince George County area. Be prepared to sign up to use a computer and note that there may be a time limit.
- Family and friends may have access to the Internet and will allow you to apply using their computer.
How long does it take to complete this process?
It will take approximately 20-30 minutes to complete all sections of the application.
What information will I be asked to provide when I use the Online Job Application?
You will be asked to provide personal information such as name, address, phone number, etc. You will also be asked to provide information about your education, employment history, and references. An e-mail address is required. You will shorten the time it takes to complete the application if you gather this information prior to starting the process.
What if I experience technical difficulty during the Application Process?
You would contact NeoGov directly at http://www.training.neogov.com/#/company/contact.