Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

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Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission General Manager Jerry N. Johnson
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    Good place to work if you go with the flow

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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer  in  Laurel, MD
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Laurel, MD

    I have been working at Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission as a contractor for more than a year


    The technology is being updated so it's a good time to be here and learn lots of new things


    Contract employees don't get any raises like the merit employees do. No work-life balance

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to provide more work-life balance. Test out a work at home plan.

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    Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Laurel, MD
    Anonymous Employee in Laurel, MD
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    Was invited for interview within two weeks of application. Within one week of first interview, was invited for second interview as a finalist for position. The interview process and all communications were extremely professional, as were the interview panelists. Time allotment for the interviews was communicated upfront. Questions were directly relevant to the position. Consistent questions for all interviewees; panel took notes.

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Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission Awards & Accolades

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National Top 50 Green Companies, Green Power Partnership, 2010

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Website www.wsscwater.com
Headquarters Laurel, MD
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1918
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Used water in, clean safe water out, is the job description of the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC). The utility provides water and wastewater services in Maryland's Montgomery and Prince George's counties, just outside the nation's capital. WSSC serves 460,000 customers, representing 1.8 million residents, in an area of about 1,000 square miles. The agency draws water from the Potomac and Patuxtent rivers and maintains three reservoirs. The commission also operates two water filtration plants, seven wastewater treatment plants, and more than 10,000 miles of... More

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