Port of Seattle Reviews

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Port of Seattle CEO Tay Yoshitani
Tay Yoshitani
17 Ratings
  • Good pay and benefits. Very segmented operation and internal competition within units.

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    Former Employee - Financial Reporting and Controls Analyst in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - Financial Reporting and Controls Analyst in Seattle, WA

    I worked at Port of Seattle

    Pros

    Pay. Benefits. Great location of the HQ. Free parking! Technology. Competent co-workers and management.

    Cons

    Complex organization that operates in silos. Competition amongst units. Too worried of optics externally to public, and internally to new CEO and other. Inefficient. Not transparent.

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Port of Seattle Interviews

Updated Mar 15, 2015
Updated Mar 15, 2015

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    Airport Operations Development Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Port of Seattle in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    I was contacted by HR and set up a time and date for my on-site interview the following week. My interview board consisted of 5 members asking 12 questions. The panel was very interested in my resume and experience, and gave me insightful answers to my questions. They were very open and honest with me about the entire process and I was very pleased with the flow of the interview.

    Interview Questions
    • If selected for this position, what would be your action plan within the 1st 6 months in the role?   View Answer
    No Offer
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Website www.portseattle.org
Headquarters Seattle, WA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1911
Type Government
Industry Transportation & Logistics
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

The Port of Seattle oversees both an airport (Seattle-Tacoma International, also known as Sea-Tac) and a seaport. The agency's aviation division sees more than 30 million passengers a year. The seaport division serves more than 20 container carriers that import and export containerized and bulk cargo. It also handles calls from some 220 cruise ships. In addition, the seaport division oversees commercial fishing, marinas, and portside commercial properties. Most of the agency's revenue comes from airport operations. The Port of Seattle is run by a five-member commission... More

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