What is the process for hiring from an Eligibility List?

The City of Hialeah uses the rule of three, which is that the top three candidates on an Eligibility List must be considered for appointment to the position under consideration. 

Eligible candidates not selected from the top three shall be returned to the Eligibility List in accordance with their relative grades. Such eligible(s) shall be re-certified in groups of three eligible(s), and if not appointed, may be considered for a total of four times and then their names may be removed from the Eligibility List.

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1. How do I find out what career opportunities I can apply for at the City of Hialeah?
2. Do I need to be a citizen to work for the City of Hialeah?
3. Do I need to reside in the City of Hialeah to apply for a job?
4. Can one application be used to apply for several positions?
5. Within what time frame can one apply for a position?
6. What happens if I missed the closing date indicated in the announcement?
7. Can I submit proof of my requirements at a later time if I do not have documentation with me at the time I fill out my application?
8. Do all positions applied for require an examination be taken?
9. What is an Eligibility List?
10. What is the process for hiring from an Eligibility List?
11. How long is an Eligibility List good for?
12. What type of examinations does the City of Hialeah give?
13. Are there study guides for every examination?
14. If the position requires more than one type of examination and I fail one of those portions, will I be able to retake the part that I failed?
15. Can I reapply for the same position if I fail the examination?
16. What is a passing score on an examination?
17. When will I be notified of my test scores?
18. What is Civil Service Status?
19. Am I eligible to receive veteran’s preference?
20. What happens if I am hired?