Employment Opportunities

Below are current open positions. Click on the title for more information and instructions on how to apply. The City of Helena only accepts applications for current open positions.

All required application documents are due in the Human Resources office by 5:00 p.m. MST on the closing date listed, unless otherwise noted in the recruitment notice (i.e. open until filled positions)

Police Officers
Individuals interested in becoming a police officer with the City of Helena first must pass a written and physical test administered by the MT Law Enforcement Testing Consortium (MTLETC) multiple times a year. Individuals who pass both tests are placed on a hiring eligibility list for 12 months. When we have an opening, we will directly contact individuals on the current eligibility list letting them know we are accepting applications and how to apply.

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Firefighters -registration to test now open for June 2015 testing
Individuals  interested in be becoming a firefighter with the City of Helena first must pass a written and physical test administered by the MT Firefighter Testing Consortium once a year. Individuals who pass both tests are placed on a hiring eligibility list for 12 months. When we have an opening, we will directly contact individuals on the eligibility list letting them know we are accepting applications and how to apply.

Additional information including registration dates, testing dates and other involved agencies can be found on the MT Firefighter Testing Consortium site.

 

Both Police Officers and Firefighters are confirmed by the City Commission after successfully completing their 12 month probationary period.

Contact:

Sheri Hall
(406)447-8404
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