State of Arizona

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Personnel Are Viewed As Liabilities - Not Assets

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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

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good place to work if you are looking for stability.

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    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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    clerk/ receptionist

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    Former Employee - Mail Clerk in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Mail Clerk in Phoenix, AZ

    I worked at State of Arizona full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    people are great to work with

    Cons

    travel distance was a bit of a problem but it was over looked. It was a temp-position I would have liked to stay there but ther was no funding for my position.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up the good work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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