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Civil Service Director Shannon Templet

2014 Charles E. Dunbar Jr. Career Civil Service Awards

The Louisiana Civil Service League is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Charles E. Dunbar Jr. Career Civil Service Awards. In the 56th year of the annual program, more than 800 classified public employees have received the award. This is a great way to recognize outstanding service and commitment to Louisiana.

Submission forms, deadlines, Frequently Asked Questions and other information on nominating a fellow employee can be found here.

The award is named in honor of Charles E. Dunbar Jr., who was responsible for spearheading the effort to establish a classified workforce that would be governed through merit system principles and founding the Louisiana Civil Service League.

LA Careers Maintenance – The LA Careers Job Opportunities website will be unavailable August 28, 2014 between the hours of 5:00 am - 7:00 am due to scheduled maintenance.

Office Closure – The Louisiana Department of State Civil Service and the Baton Rouge Testing and Recruiting Office will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 for the observance of Labor Day. There will be no Civil Service testing on this day.

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