The City of Stockton was a wonderful place to work. From the top down, the City tried to do the best for its employees. Since there are no "bonuses" to be paid in public employment, the City regularly held appreciation or recognition events for the employees. The workload varied daily and the daily challenges made the work fascinating.
Salaries are coming up, but still are below similar sized communities.
A panel of folks more attuned to maintaining status quo than moving forward. The questions were out dated and looking back, somewhat unrelated to the position I was being interviewed for. No one on the panel had a real clue as to what they were looking for. Paper shufflers at their absolute best.
Based on their 1950's modality there was none. That should have been a red flag...
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