Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Question:
I don't understand how banding works. Shouldn't those with the highest score be appointed or promoted to a position?

ANSWER:
Please click on the link below to read an excerpt from an article in the June 2006 edition of All in the Works.
It clearly explains the banding method used in the County of Los Angeles recruitment and selection process, as established in the Los Angeles County Code, Rule 11.01.



Links:
  ALL IN THE WORKS JUNE 2006
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