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  • Benefit FAQs
    • What are my benefit options? How much will they cost me?
    • How can I collect unemployment benefits? Where do I go for unemployment?
    • Can I retire instead of being laid off? How much notice do I have to give? Who do I contact for more info?
    • I will be vested into PERS in the next 6 months; can I stay then retire in 6 months?
    • How long will I have access to the EAP program after I am laid off?
  • Human Resources FAQs
    • How can I find information about available jobs?
    • What if I am not being laid off but would like to move to another department or position, can I use your services?
    • How did they choose me to be laid off?
    • Who can I talk to about being laid off? What else can the County offer me?
    • What do I need to turn back into the County? (Parking permits, badges, keys)
    • Can I get a letter of recommendation for future employers to say I was not let go due to disciplinary issues?
    • If I apply for a job with someone else, will it hurt my chances of being hired because I was laid off?
    • Will I ever be able to get another job with the County? When?
    • Can the decision be changed about me being laid off?
    • How much time will I have on my job before I have to leave?
    • How many other people is the County laying off from my department?
    • Do I have bumping rights?
    • What are "bumping rights"?
    • How do I know where I am on the seniority list?
    • How does the seniority list work?
  • SEEK Program FAQs
    • How will the S.E.E.K. Program help me keep a job with Monterey County?
    • Will anyone in the S.E.E.K. Program be able to help me learn how to interview for jobs?
    • Will there be anyone in the S.E.E.K. Program to help answer my questions regarding benefits such as medical?
    • Are there any workshops or trainings that I can attend to help me find a job?
    • Can someone help me update my resume?
    • How long can I expect to receive help from the County after I have been laid off?
    • I already have a whole lot of stress in my life and now I’m dealing with a job change or possibly unemployment! Is there anywhere I can get some assistance?
    • How can someone who doesn’t have access to a computer at work use the website and look for other employment?