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Application Status
Once you have filled out and submitted your application successfully you will receive a confirmation message immediately to the email address used in your account profile.
To review your application status, log onto your account and click “Application Status.” You will be able to see the status for all of the positions for which you have applied, as well as the applications, the dates you applied, and the names of the organizations where you have applied.
Application Status
If you have submitted your application correctly, your status should read "Application Received”. (Note: If it does not, you may have filled out an application, but you did not submit it! Go to the position title you are interested in and "Apply" using your built application.) Recruitments may vary in the number of steps used to place applicants on Eligible Lists. Some of the more frequently used steps that will be displayed are;
  • Application Received,
  • Minimum Qualification Review,
  • Scoring Supplemental Questions,
  • Verifying Attached Transcripts,
  • Background Check or Criminal History - DMV Check,
  • Placed on Eligible List,
  • Application Has Been Referred to Hiring Manager, and
  • Position Filled.
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Frequently asked questions about application status.

Can I make changes to my application after it is submitted?
Once an application has been submitted, the information cannot be changed. However, you will able to resubmit a new complete application packet with the changes and appropriate attachments if the recruitment is still open for application. In the event multiple applications have been submitted and received, only the most recent application will be considered in the screening process.
Please note that documents which are hand-delivered, received via mail, email, or fax will not be processed. The attachments must be electronically attached to the application by the applicant through the online application process. We highly encourage you to carefully review your application, as well as the job posting, before you submit your application, ensuring you have attached the required documents prior to submittal. (Please note that once your attachment has been successfully uploaded ("attached") to your application, a link with the name of your file will be visible to you.
If you have technical questions relating to attaching documents, please contact NEOGOV at 1-877-204-4442.
What is an Eligible List and how does it work?

The Eligible List is an employment list from which hiring decisions are made. It is created based on the review of minimum qualifications, desired attributes, and including passing any associated examination process for the position for which you are applying. Candidates successful in the screening process are listed in rank order.
How are applications evaluated?
Applications are reviewed and candidates selected for interviews based on the documented education, experience and skills on their applications. It is important to read the job announcement so you can identify the qualifications you need to include on your application. Provide dates of employment, hours worked if volunteer or part time, supervisory experience, degree awarded or number of college credits if no degree awarded, etc. Human Resource analysts will review and verify your applications. After an evaluation of qualifications & desired attributes, the applications will be placed on the eligible list.
What should you do if your address or phone number changes?

You may update your personal profile in NEOGOV, to include your address and telephone, at any time.
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