State of Arizona

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1 person found this helpful  

I enjoy my job.

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Executive Staff Assistant in Phoenix, AZ
Current Employee - Executive Staff Assistant in Phoenix, AZ

I have been working at State of Arizona full-time (more than an year)

Pros

I very much enjoy my job. The majority of my coworkers are enjoyable. The work is interesting. Advancement is encouraged. Training is available. The pay is competitive in most ways. The benefits are great.

Cons

There are done people who have had their jobs for a long time and do not perform. It is not often that people who underperform or who are no longer qualified for their work receive any sort of corrective action.

Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Personnel Are Viewed As Liabilities - Not Assets

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer - Health-Safety
    Current Employee - Compliance Officer - Health-Safety

    I have been working at State of Arizona full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Some positions pay a livable wage - - most do not and are 25-40% less than private sector position.

    Cons

    No promotional system.
    Favored few get pay raises while higher quality staff are discouraged to excel.
    Training only provided if federal government pays for it.
    Academic studies and hard data analysis are irrelevant. Only majority partisan views are valid - - forget the facts.
     Management does not like personnel that are smarter than them.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    View and reward personnel as assets.

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

    Good place to work if you are looking for stability.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at State of Arizona full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Stable job and average benefits.

    Cons

    Little room for advancement unless you are in the correct circles.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Introduce progressive thinking when selecting future employees. Select candidates with useful skills and some education where they can assist in the their jobs.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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