New Resume Samples Added: City Auditor, Firefighter, Police Officer, Building Inspector

New Resume Samples Added: City Auditor, Firefighter, Police Officer, Building Inspector

We continue to add to our Government Resume Sample Center. We’ve recently added resume samples for City Auditor, Firefighter, Police Officer, and Building Inspector.

City Auditor Resume Sample

City Auditor resume sample for state and local government job opportunities.

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Police Officer Resume Sample

Police Officer resume samples for state and local government job opportunities.

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Firefighter Resume Sample

Finance Director resume samples for state and local government job opportunities.

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Building Inspector Resume Sample

Building Inspector resume samples for state and …

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State and Local Government Hiring Picks Up

State and Local Government Hiring Picks Up

For the second year in a row, state and local governments are reporting an increase in hiring. Pressure on benefits continues, with employees taking on greater shares of health care costs and contributions to pensions. As a large portion of the workforce becomes eligible for retirement, there is a greater sense of urgency about recruitment, retention, and succession planning.

“State and Local Government Workforce:  2015 Trends” [pdf] is an annual survey conducted in March/April 2015 by the Center for State and Local Government Excellence, …

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Profile of Recent Federal Government Hiring Trends

Profile of Recent Federal Government Hiring Trends

As a result of the 2008–2009 economic downturn and increased budget constraints, federal government hiring has been on the decline. With fewer opportunities to bring on new employees, it is critical for agencies to focus on hiring the most highly qualified individuals to meet the nation’s needs.

The Partnership for Public Service issued a great infographic on recent federal hiring.  Answering questions like who did the government hire in 2013 and how has the profile of this hiring class evolved from previous years?

The analysis performed by …

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Survey Finds Government Workforce Shrinking Historically

Survey Finds Government Workforce Shrinking Historically

Even though state and local governments are hiring again, workforces are smaller than before the 2008 downturn.  Recruitment and retention continue to be challenges.

“State and Local Government Workforce:  2014 Trends“ is an annual survey conducted by the Center for State and Local Government Excellence (slge.org), the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (ipma-hr.org), and National Association of State Personnel Executives (naspe.net) of human resource professionals.Sixty-six (66) percent of respondents reported hiring employees in the past year, with 55 percent hiring more than they did in …

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Federal Government Workforce Reform

Federal Government Workforce Reform

The nonprofit Partnership for Public Service today released a comprehensive report calling for major reforms to the federal government’s decades-old civil service system, laying out a plan to modernize areas that include the outdated pay and hiring policies.

“Our nation’s civil service system is a relic of a bygone era,” said Max Stier, president and CEO of the Partnership for Public Service. “Our nation’s leadership must make it a priority to create a civil service system that our public servants deserve and that will produce the …

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