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Great, Family-Style Environment with Friendly, Helpful Coworkers that LOVE what they do! You will grow!

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Former Employee - Engineering Scholar  in  Fairfax, VA
Former Employee - Engineering Scholar in Fairfax, VA

I worked at Virginia Department of Transportation as an intern for less than a year

Pros

Good, Standardized Hours
Open, Flexible Work Space
Employee Appreciation is Tremendous
Collaborative, Supportive Team-Based Environment
Great Interface between the Public and Private Sectors
Plenty of Room for Advancement

Cons

Some Friction with regards to Promotions
Very Vertical Organizational Structure

Recommends
Positive Outlook

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    Salary review at VDOT Richmond

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    Former Employee - Bridge and Structure Inspector  in  Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Bridge and Structure Inspector in Richmond, VA

    I worked at Virginia Department of Transportation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Positions at VDOT have Job security

    Cons

    Some positions at VDOT are undervalued such as Bridge and Structure Inspectors. A highly responsible position with low pay. Dump truck drivers are paid more.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    review pay structure where responsibility = more pay

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    As you might expect.

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    Former Employee - Manager  in  Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Manager in Richmond, VA

    I worked at Virginia Department of Transportation full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Immediate boss was great - very conscientious and very nice person.

    Cons

    EVERYTHING is politically driven, including annual work plan.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ensure that the Audit Committee is independent of insiders, and that Audit team reports directly to the Audit Committee.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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