Pacific Gas and Electric

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good

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Pacific Gas and Electric as a contractor (less than an year)

Pros

nice company to work for

Cons

a bit far from San Francisco

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Still one of the largest investor-owned electric and natual gas utilities but recent merger place it mid-pack not on top

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    Current Employee - Program Manager, Supervisor in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Program Manager, Supervisor in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Pacific Gas and Electric full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Large organization with opportunities to move to different roles depending on qualifications and organizational needs.
    Incentive-based compensation.
    Retirement plan options effective 01/01/14.

    Cons

    Very uncertain regulatory environment.
    Missed merger opportunities in the past; several other combined utilities in U.S. now larger.
    Considerable rate pressures driven by need to upgrade infrastructure and meet regulatory mandates.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on Premier Survey Results improvement

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Political and Demanding

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Pacific Gas and Electric full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The people on my team are great to work with
    Great benefits--you pay only 7 percent of benefit costs and they have a pension

    Cons

    Not much recognition
    My department is not staffed to up with the work
    You make one mistake and you can never overcome it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Open and honest communication is not valued
    Leaders need to do a better job of setting expectations and giving feedback

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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