City of Reno

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Bob Cashell
3 Ratings

    Nice place to work

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    Current Employee - Anonymous
    Current Employee - Anonymous

    I have been working at City of Reno full-time (more than 10 years)


    Fair pair, good benefits, great hours


    Haven't had a raise in 6 years, poor city council decisions lead to lack of funds

    Neutral Outlook
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City of Reno Interviews

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    Public Safety Dispatcher Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reno, NV
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reno, NV
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at City of Reno.

    Interview Details

    Application, typing test of 45wpm required, written exam that is computer based (tests multi tasking and decision making skills along with map reading and general dispatch duties, very easy), panel interview of 3 or more people including trainers and management, if selected complete background package including finger printing and FBI check (very long!), psych eval, physical exam, polygraph (lie detector), if you make it through all of this then you will be offered a position, pay is non negotiable. Overall process can take as long as a couple weeks to several months. Some people made it through in a month, mine took about 9 months to get position from the time I applied

    Interview Questions
    • You hear a co-worker curse or be extremely rude to a caller and then hang up on them. What would you do?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Zero negotiation. Base pay is set. Yearly raises if performance evaluation is satisfactory. Everything is seniority based
    Accepted Offer
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    Average Interview

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Headquarters Reno, NV
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
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