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It will be a great city for the rich.

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Haven't worked for city yet but it's always been my goal and wouldnt leave under any normal circumstances

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There is up to 12 weeks leave for a new child
You have both sick and vacation pools of time

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I turned in my resume and cover letter with my lifeguard certification card to the pool in person and got the interview soon after.

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Constantly be advancing the knowledge and skills one gets working from city and added.for plane tix

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Quick paced work load based on public demand; much of my time was spent handling citizen complaints, City Council requests and working to provide staff professional development opportunities.

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In line with other employers. Generally start between 6-8 AM. Consistent scheduling

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You deal with people that are long tenured and "set in their ways".

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Dumb and pointless.

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The city should work hard on reducing and ultimately ending homelessness. Design practical projects and implement the the job. I will help on that.

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