Is the City of Shelby responsible for vehicle damage resulting from striking a City trashcan or recycle can?
The City of Shelby is not considered negligent in these cases. A trashcan or recycle can is considered a stationary object. You must maintain a proper lookout to avoid striking these objects. Please contact Safety and Risk Management for more information, 704-484-6470.
Is the City of Shelby responsible for vehicle damage resulting from a pothole, manhole and/or other road hazards?
The City is not legally liable for damages in these types of cases. This type of incident is considered a road hazard in the State of North Carolina. The City of Shelby is not liable unless the City had prior knowledge of the pothole and/or any other hazards existing in the roadway and failed to correct that problem within a reasonable amount of time. This type of damage is usually covered under the Collision Coverage of your personal automobile policy. Please contact Safety and Risk Management for more information, 704-484-6470.
What happens to a claim after it has been filed?
The City of Shelby’s Insurance Provider will review the claim and any additional supporting documentation. After the claim is reviewed, you will be contacted via mail or phone by the City’s Insurance Provider. A decision will be made as to accept or deny the claim by the City’s Insurance Provider. Please contact Safety and Risk Management for more information, 704-484-6470.
How does a citizen file a damage claim against the City of Shelby?
If you feel the City of Shelby is responsible for personal injury or property damage, you may call the Safety & Risk Management Coordinator to file a claim at: 704-484-6470. Please be prepared to provide: date, time and place of the alleged loss, brief description of the circumstances, and names and numbers of witnesses, if available. Please contact Safety and Risk Management for more information, 704-484-6470.
How will I know the status of my application?
Once submitted, your Employment Application Form will remain active for 3 months. During that timeframe, you will be considered for the position(s) that you applied for. Once a decision is made regarding the position for which you applied, you will be notified by phone or in writing. Please contact Human Resources for more information, 704-484-6471.
What should I do if I move or change my phone number after applying for a position with the City of Shelby?
Contact Human Resources by email (email@example.com), fax (704-471-0508) or by visiting our office (300 South Washington Street, Shelby, NC 28150) and share your updated contact information.
Am I required to fill in the work history section of the application if I attach a resume?
Yes, the Employment Application Form must be entirely completed to be considered for employment. Some of the information needed is not generally included on a resume. Please contact Human Resources for more information, 704-484-6471.
Can I apply for more than one position?
Yes, you can use the same Employment Application Form to apply for multiple positions that you are interested in and qualified for. Please contact Human Resources for more information, 704-484-6471.
What if I want to work for the City of Shelby but do not see an open position that I qualify for at this time?
We post all of our full-time positions and most of our part-time positions for a minimum of 5 days. Please continue to watch our job opportunities and complete an Employment Application Form when a position you are interested in and qualified for does exist. Please contact Human Resources for more information, 704-484-6471.
What if I don’t have a computer?
Employment Application Forms are available in the Human Resources Department in City Hall, 300 South Washington Street, Shelby, NC 28150. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org to have an Employment Application Form mailed.
How often is the job opportunities updated?
The jobs opportunities list is updated weekly. Please contact Human Resources for more information, 704-484-6471.
How do I find a list of the job openings & how do I apply?
You can search for available positions by clicking here. Employment Application Forms for the City of Shelby may be downloaded, completed and then emailed to email@example.com; faxed to (704) 471-0508; mailed City of Shelby Human Resources, PO Box 207, Shelby, NC 28151; or taken to Human Resources located in City Hall, 300 South Washington Street. Our office hours are Monday – Friday 8am – 5 pm.