City of Richmond Virginia

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    A very challenging and rewarding position.

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    Former Employee - Facilities Maintenance Manager in Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Facilities Maintenance Manager in Richmond, VA

    I worked at City of Richmond Virginia full-time (more than 10 years)


    Career advancement and always being exposed to new challenges and situations from day to day.


    Being a tax-based entity, there were always limited funds to accomplish job goals and to reward employees with a raise or bonus for a job well done.

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    Be more supportive to employees and they are doing the very best job they can with extremely limited resources.

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    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at City of Richmond Virginia in August 2012.

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    Online application and assessment. Phone interview.

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    • There weren't any unexpected or difficult questions.   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    Salary offer too low to relocate.

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Headquarters Richmond, VA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1737
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable
Competitors Unknown

Music legends Joan Baez and Jerry Garcia both sang about seeing Richmond fall but these days Richmond is rising. The city, which made its living on tobacco and slave trading early in its history, now thrives on business, law, and the research center at the Virginia Biotechnology Research Park. Richmond is home to several major corporations including CarMax, Dominion Resources, and MeadWestvaco. It's also home to about 195,000 people, who are governed by a city council with members representing nine districts along with an at-large mayor. The city follows a council-manager... More

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