Los Angeles Water and Power

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Los Angeles Water and Power Reviews

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22 Reviews
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S. David Freeman
7 Ratings
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    It is not perfect but absolutely the best in town in terms of pay, benefits and work-life balance

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Drafting Technician  in  Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Drafting Technician in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Los Angeles Water and Power full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Best benefits in town - health, retirement, salary. Work is okay, not so stressful like the private industry.

    Cons

    Difficult to transfer to another job class, you need to start a new application all over again.

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Los Angeles Water and Power Interviews

Updated Jun 18, 2014
Updated Jun 18, 2014

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    Civil Engineering Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Los Angeles, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 8 months - interviewed at Los Angeles Water and Power.

    Interview Details

    You have an initial interview, you're ranked on a list, and as the Department posts jobs with this title, you receive notices. You respond with your resume. If they like you, they call you back and schedule an interview. Following that interview, you'll be notified. (Estimate 3-9 months for this process)

    Interview Questions
    • No question was hard if you were awake in 50% of your classes.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    None.
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

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Website www.ladwp.com
Headquarters Los Angeles, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Government
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) keeps the movie cameras running and the swimming pools full. The largest municipally owned utility in the US, LADWP provides electricity to more than 1.4 million residential and business customers and water to 640,000 customers. The company has power plant interests that give it more than 7,220 MW of generating capacity; it also buys and sells wholesale power. Most of the city's water supply is transported through two aqueduct systems from the Sierra Nevada Mountains; other water sources include wells and local... More

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