Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

www.wsscwater.com
Unclaimed Profile
There are newer employer reviews for Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission
There are newer employer reviews for Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

See Most Recent

Helpful (1)

Very laid back and easy to work for

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Associate Project Manager in Laurel, MD
Current Employee - Associate Project Manager in Laurel, MD
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Very good benefits. Very laid back work life. Close-knit coworkers.

Cons

This place can get very slow sometimes with nothing to do. Will have to be proactive to get work.

Other Employee Reviews for Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

  1. Helpful (1)

    Very hectic nonstop work

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Laurel, MD
    Current Employee - Engineer in Laurel, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    There's always something to do. No shortage of work. We have lots of holidays compared to private industry. After three years, you get 20 days of vacation.

    Cons

    THe pay is about 10 -20% less than private industry. The bureaucracy is enough to drive you nuts! Nonstop meetings meetings and meetings. It's amazing that I can get anything done.

    Advice to Management

    Start planning for transitions due to expected retirements of veterans earlier rather than later.


  2. Helpful (2)

    Destructive cost cutting assures failure.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources in Laurel, MD
    Current Employee - Human Resources in Laurel, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Location convenient to Laurel and 495.

    Cons

    The IT department is completely mismanaged, poorly trained mid level managers, security that is poor. Strict standards on employee reviews, known as PA's are counterproductive, intimidating and lower morale. Turnover is legendary, whole groups of employees were let go in the past.

    Advice to Management

    Either outsource IT entirely, or transfer current management into other positions within the commission.


There are newer employer reviews for Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission
There are newer employer reviews for Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

See Most Recent

Work at Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission? Share Your Experiences

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.