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Nashville, TN
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State government is the largest employer in Tennessee, with approximately 43,500 employees in the three branches of government. The State of Tennessee has approximately 1,300 different job classifications in areas such as administrative, health services, historic preservation ... Read more

Mission: In my role I direct the statewide recruiting and succession planning program, serving as a strategic advisor to the Commissioner of the Department of Human Resources. I provide leadership on the philosophy, design, and implementation of the State of Tennessee's ... Read more

State of Tennessee Reviews

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State of Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN
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    I worked at State of Tennessee full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, centered on employee improvement. One of the better State governments for investing in their employees

    Cons

    Can be a bit good 'old boys club depending on the department.

    Advice to Management

    Treat women and minorities fairly.

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State of Tennessee Photos

State of Tennessee photo of: Nashville Skyline
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State of Tennessee photo of: Bridgestone Arena - Home of the Predators
State of Tennessee photo of: Nissan Stadium - Home of the Titans
State of Tennessee photo of: Country Music Hall of Fame
State of Tennessee photo of: Grand Ole Opry
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State of Tennessee Interviews

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    Auditor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at State of Tennessee (Nashville, TN) in November 2014.

    Interview

    Get recruited usually at a job fair at your college, contract the recruiter, or the recruiter will contract you, get referred by someone you know, or apply by sending in your resume on the website, then submit resume, transcript, writing sample, phone interview, in person interview.

    Interview Questions

    • What do you know about what we do?   1 Answer
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State of Tennessee Awards & Accolades

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Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Tech Hiring Commitment

Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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