City of Seattle
3.6 of 5 74 reviews
www.seattle.gov Seattle, WA 5000+ Employees

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City as an employer

Deputy Director (Former Employee)

I worked at City of Seattle full-time for more than 10 years

ProsThe benefits, work/life balance and diversity. The Race and Social Justice Initiative.

ConsPolitical agendas and lack of accountability. "Experts" are not held accountable for their inaccuracies, thus they appear to get away with lying.

Advice to Senior ManagementModel espoused values! Respect, value and appreciate what employees say/claim. Provide a "safe" and "responsive" place for employees to share concerns.

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It gives a new meaning to being a Seattleite

IT Support (Current Employee)

I have been working at City of Seattle part-time for less than a year


Pros: Diverse, challenging, gives me sense of community and understanding of… Cons: Budget constraints, but even this stimulates creativity. Advice to Senior Management: I always share my advise with them. They are great… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at City of Seattle


Pros: Great leadership and communication plan Cons: Lack of sufficient cross-training for administrative staff Advice to Senior Management: Keep up the good work Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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