How long does it take to fill a position?
While every effort is made to fill positions as quickly as possible, many factors determine the time it takes to fill a position including the period of time the position is posted, the number of applications received, and the schedule of the person(s) responsible for screening and interviewing applicants.

After applications are submitted, they are screened for minimum qualifications. Qualified applicants are referred to the appropriate departments. The hiring department determines which applicants they will interview. To check the status of your online application go to and enter your username and password, then click on your username at the top right corner. Click on ‘Applications & Status’ regarding the status of the position(s) for which you have applied.

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1. Who do I contact if I forget my username / password for my online account?
2. Where can I get information about current job opportunities with The City of Grapevine?
3. How do I apply for employment opportunities?
4. What does online access mean to you, the applicant?
5. Do I have to be a US Citizen to work for The City of Grapevine?
6. Is there a limit on the number of jobs that I can apply for?
7. How do I apply online if I do not have access to a computer?
8. Can I apply for jobs that are not currently open?
9. May I submit a resume?
10. How do I check the status of my application?
11. How will I know if my application has been received?
12. May I submit a paper application?
13. How do I update the information on my job application?
14. How long does it take to fill a position?
15. May I personally contact the individual in the hiring department who will conduct the interviews?
16. Will a criminal conviction disqualify me for job consideration?
17. Where is the Human Resources Department located?
18. What hours are you open?