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County of Sacramento Reviews

Updated September 22, 2014
Updated September 22, 2014
33 Reviews
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33 Reviews
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County of Sacramento CEO Brad Hudson
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  1.  

    It's good

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    Current Employee - Deputy Sheriff in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Deputy Sheriff in Sacramento, CA

    I have been working at County of Sacramento full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    I like my income and my coworkers. If you have college education you make more money for the same amount of work than the people without college.

    Cons

    In my job you never know what shift you may work . You might have to work weekends and holidays

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Sac County Employment

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    Current Employee - Senior Mental Health Counselor in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Mental Health Counselor in Sacramento, CA

    I have been working at County of Sacramento full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The county has strong unions and better than average pay rates. There are awesome benefits with thirteen paid holidays in addition to sick leave and vacations. For those in a certain tier, Kaiser is free to the individual employee.

    Cons

    The challenges are similar to most company challenges. Quite often those in high places make policies that affect lower level employees and the policy makers have no clue as to what is happening on a day to day basis.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ask more questions of the employees doing the day to day work with the consumers and taxpayers of Sacramento County.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Water Quality Control Systems Positions

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    Former Employee - Control Systems Technician in Sacramento, CA
    Former Employee - Control Systems Technician in Sacramento, CA

    I worked at County of Sacramento full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great job if you desire a challenging technical position working with instrumentation, controls, PLCs, computers, serial and ethernet networks.

    Cons

    Few career advancement oportunities, you can make more money woking for a private integration firm.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Current Employee - Office Technician in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Office Technician in Sacramento, CA

    I have been working at County of Sacramento full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits and a great environmentl to help the public

    Cons

    Slow to change. Hard to move up.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Great job cut short by bad economy and layoffs.

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    Former Employee - GIS Analyst in Sacramento, CA
    Former Employee - GIS Analyst in Sacramento, CA

    I worked at County of Sacramento full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Career growth potential, great benefits, generous wages. I always felt like my department management was looking out for my best interests, personally and professionally.

    Cons

    Board of supervisors and county executive make all the decision for the departments. Sometimes they don't seem to understand what they're doing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    There was too much middle management.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Relaxed Environment

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    Current Employee - IT Analyst in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - IT Analyst in Sacramento, CA

    I have been working at County of Sacramento full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Pays Well, but limited advancement

    Cons

    No COLA, again, limited advancement

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    It's a good place to work, but as with everywhere economy has took its toll on the ability for advancement or even hires

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sacramento, CA

    I have been working at County of Sacramento

    Pros

    Everyone is friendly and very professional. Competent Management.

    Cons

    Hard to advance in position because of economy

    Recommends

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