How and when did your employment journey begin with the City of Portland?
I started as a temporary employee in January of 2016 and became a full-time permanent employee in July of 2018. I heard about the job from an acquaintance who works at the City.
What is your current role?
I am a Sr Recruiter.
Name one thing that you enjoy most or look forward to about your job?
I can’t pick one so here are a few Being able to help people through the application process and help them get their dream job is probably the best thing about my job. I also adore my coworkers which makes coming to work everyday fun instead of a chore.
What is one advice or tip would you give to those seeking employment with the City?
Don’t be afraid to reach out and talk to a recruiter! We are here to help you through your application process and can give you valuable tips as well as feedback. I would also encourage candidates to take one of our awesome “how to apply” classes.