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A best-in-class city that attracts best-in-class talent, Philadelphia is an incredible place to build a career. From our thriving arts scene and rich history to our culture of passion and grit, there are countless reasons to love living and working here. With a workforce of over ...

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    Pension is the best offer


    Low salary and not as competitive

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    Applied online68%
    Campus Recruiting9%
    In Person9%

    1. Secuirty Officer Interview

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      You will wait for them to reach out and then actually be interview. If they like you, they will bring you to a second round interview. This process is simple and worth it if you really want to work in security

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    City of Philadelphia Awards & Accolades

    • 2015 Governor's Awards for Local Government ExcellencePA Department of Community & Economic Development2015
    • Harvard Ash Center Bright Idea in Government AwardHarvard University Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation2015

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    74% of job seekers rate their interview experience at City of Philadelphia as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.5 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at City of Philadelphia.

    57% of employees think that City of Philadelphia has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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