Pacific Gas and Electric

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Pacific Gas and Electric Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2014
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3.2 383 reviews

81% Approve of the CEO

Pacific Gas and Electric Chairman, President & CEO Anthony F. Earley Jr.

Anthony F. Earley Jr.

(142 ratings)

67% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work-life balance although it's depends on a group you work in(in 38 reviews)

  • Great pay and benefits, support for volunteering(in 21 reviews)


Cons
  • It's hard to get your job done if you're constantly trying to prove your worth to upper management(in 22 reviews)

  • Middle management presents a significant barrier to changing corporate culture(in 10 reviews)

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    Great Company

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsBenefits. Great pay.

    ConsStay away from the call center

    Advice to Senior ManagementHold middle managers accountable for mediocre performance

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    PG&E was a wonderful company to work for.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsEmployees were always respectful of each other.

    ConsI can't think of any right now.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work.

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    A well balanced work environment

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) San Ramon, CA

    ProsGood work life balance and lots of opportunity to grow. Feels like you are contributing to community. Management will recognize talent, at least that is what my experience is so far.

    ConsCompany have not embraced the latest technology yet, but on the right path. Lot of process which is expected in regulated companies.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Very positive

    Senior Consultant (Current Employee) San Francisco, CA

    ProsDescription of culture: hard working, very competent, and not pretentious. Good representation of women and minorities in management positions. Genuine care for the safety and well-being of employees and customers.

    ConsCompany undergoes organizational changes often. That being said, however, employees are kept very well informed of these changes.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Overall a great place to work

    Programmer Analyst (Current Employee) San Francisco, CA

    ProsTraining opportunities, tuition reimbursement, leadership is improving in recent few years, excellent benefits, recognition for accomplishments.

    ConsSlow to adopt new technologies, but we do get them eventually.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone at this time.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Positive, professional, team oriented, productive work environment.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsPositive, professional, team oriented, productive work environment.

    ConsNone. Company is professional and conscientious.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Organization

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsWork too much, too hard

    Consthere are none, they aim to help and improve

    Advice to Senior Managementkeep doing what you are doing, bravo

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent company

    Customer Service Representative (Current Employee) Fresno, CA

    ProsHours are great!!! Pay is good.

    ConsConstantly changing.... Be prepared to handle change.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Steady company with great people to work with in an "Office Space"-like environment.

    Director's Assistant (Current Employee) San Francisco, CA

    ProsThe people I've worked with have genuine personalities that make it a joy to work from 8-5.

    ConsManagement and the company overall doesn't have as much spirit toward career development.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    PG&E is a great company to work for.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsBenefits at PG&E are amazing.

    ConsAdvancement opportunities are not good.

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