City of Houston
3.2 of 5 71 reviews
www.houstontx.gov Houston, TX 5000+ Employees

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The City is an "ok" place

Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)

I have been working at City of Houston full-time for more than 5 years

ProsYou have a work/life balance

ConsIt is hard to move up.

Advice to Senior ManagementTake into consideration what your employees have to say because they actually do the work.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good and Bad...Challenging, yet exhausting

Administrative Specialist (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at City of Houston full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Work with different departments, good exposure to different work areas,… Cons: Lower salary is part of city job, high stress environment, slow at adapting to new projects or demands, overworked employees, low morale. Very political work… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to employees' concerns, show your appreciation for employees, be open to new ideas and changes that can help your department be more successful. Open… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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An enjoyable experience

Lifeguard (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at City of Houston part-time for less than a year


Pros: Get to know other lifeguards, almost full time for a… Cons: upper senior management do not care about lifeguards at all, they… Advice to Senior Management: treat your workers with respect, encourage them to do a… More

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