County of Santa Clara

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Civil Servant

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Former Employee - Deputy in San Jose, CA
Former Employee - Deputy in San Jose, CA

I worked at County of Santa Clara full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Outstanding Benefits now and at retirement

Cons

Lower salary than that of the private industry

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Great job

Recommends
Positive Outlook

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    difficult to navigate growth ladder

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    Current Employee - Office Specialist III in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Office Specialist III in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at County of Santa Clara full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great place if you can become an independent contributor and advance beyond. Defined benefit pension!

    Cons

    Recruitment process is stifling. Transfer band designed to make things fair and impartial curbs growth. The pension is like golden handcuffs and growth is too slow!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You will lose solid, hard working employees if you do not sincerely promote the growth and development of ALL of your staff, not just Managers and Leads. There is a great silo between support and professional staff, many support want to cross that and would if you let them!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Amazing place to work

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at County of Santa Clara

    Pros

    Feels more like a community than a place you work

    Cons

    Difficult to get hired, very competitive

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