Knoxville Utilities

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Knoxville Utilities Reviews

Updated Jun 9, 2014

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3.8 6 reviews

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Mintha E. Roach

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80% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Great company with great benefits and awesome stability!

    Engineer (Current Employee) Knoxville, TN

    ProsStability because it's a utility
    Great work environment
    Management is easy-going
    Family like atmosphere
    Good medical insurance coverage
    Very relaxed work environment
    Good opportunities to move within company

    ConsLower pay than private sector
    Very political
    Slow to accept change in industry
    No yearly bonuses

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Step up KUB

    Plant Operator (Current Employee) Knoxville, TN

    ProsJob stability is comforting. No worries about a company layoff brings piece of mind financially. Industry monopoly in this community.

    ConsNot employee oriented. Low morale. Company feels it's too big to fail and uses its position and size to intimidate employees instead of motivating employees.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees. Value their opinions.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great atmosphere and culture, I have loved my job!

    Student (Current Employee) Knoxville, TN

    ProsConsistency, friendly coworkers, great atmosphere, competitive salary

    ConsRegulated, government guidelines, and politically directed

    Advice to Senior ManagementInvest more in employees (training)

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company to develop core values

    Business Management Analyst (Current Employee) Knoxville, TN

    ProsStable jobs
    Great benefits, especially after 5 years
    If you do your expected work you can enjoy independence for the most part

    ConsGeneral negatives due to being a municipality - overdone and bizarre politics, red tape everywhere, illusion of doing work is often more important than actual work

    Advice to Senior ManagementRelax the culture a bit, bring more activities and minor fringe benefits to improve morale

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Job for Life/Work Balance

    Business Management Analyst (Former Employee) Knoxville, TN

    ProsNot over-worked and able to have great work/life balance
    Great people to work with that truly care about each other

    ConsPay is mediocre compared to other career possibilities so must value having time for personal life
    Change is Slow

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Great place for a student

    Student Assistant (Current Employee) Knoxville, TN

    ProsUnstressful while going through, minimum 15 hrs a week

    ConsI don't have any cons

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