Frequently Asked Questions

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  • If the postions I applied for requires an exam how will I be contacted regarding the exam?
  • I applied for a continuous recruitment, when will I be contacted?
  • How do I find out the status of an application I submitted?
  • I have moved how do I update my contact information?
  • Why are some recruitments open only to County employees?
  • What happens after I submit my application for a job?
  • I know I met the minimum qualifications when I applied for the position. Why wasn't I given an interview?
  • How does Human Resources screen applications to determine the "best qualified" candidates?
  • How are individuals placed on an eligible list?
  • I received an e-mail notice that I did not pass the exam. Did you give me credit for my Veteran's Preference Points?
  • Where can I find information about the salary and benefits for a County position?
  • The position I applied for requires a typing certificate. Where can I get one?
  • I applied for a job and have been invited to take a written exam. Can you tell me what questions will be on the exam? Do you provide any study guides for the exams?
  • I received an e-mail notice stating that my name has been forwarded to the hiring department for further consideration. What happens next?
  • I heard the County is laying off employees, but you still have positions posted on your Employment Opportunities page. Are you really hiring?
  • I am a current County Employee and would like to transfer to another department. How do I do that?
  • I applied online. Can you please tell me if you received my application? When and how will you notify me about the status of my application?
  • How do I determine if I am qualified for a job posted on your website?
  • How do I apply for a job with the County of Yolo?
  • I submitted an online Employment Application. How do I submit the required supplemental documents to the Human Resources Office?