The State Worker

Chronicling civil-service life for California state workers

June 8, 2009
State plans job fair for employees facing possible layoff

The Department of Personnel Administration is hosting a job fair on Thursday at Cal Expo from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is specifically for state workers in danger of layoff. DPA expects up to 60 departments to attend the event.

Click here to read DPA Chief Deputy Director Debbie Endsley's e-mail blast to the state's personnel officers about the job fair.

Pop this link to read a letter from department Director Dave Gilb that contains important details for anyone who wants to attend.

Still have questions? Go to DPA's "Job Fair for State Employees Facing Layoff" Web page by clicking here.

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Jon Ortiz launched The State Worker blog and a companion column in 2008 to cover state government from the perspective of California government employees. Every day he filters the news through a single question: "What does this mean for state workers?" Join Ortiz for updates and debate on state pay, benefits, pensions, contracts and jobs. Contact him at (916) 321-1043 and at


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