FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
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ELIGIBLE LIST QUESTIONS
An eligible list is a list of qualified candidates whom have successfully completed the application process for filling vacancies in the classified service of the city.
Typically Open Competitive and Open Non-Competitive eligible lists may expire one year from their effective date. Promotional eligible lists may expire two years from their effective date. Open Continuous eligible lists may expire six months from their effective date.
EXAM RELATED QUESTIONS
Promotional exams opportunities are open to current city employees only. Open competitive and non- competitive jobs are open to all qualified candidates.
Long Beach internship opportunities can be found here: http://longbeach.gov/jobs/internships/