Pepco Holdings Reviews

Updated August 8, 2015
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  1. Lead Engineer

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    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pepco Holdings full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Cushy 9-5 job. Decent salary. Great benefits (health, education etc...).

    Cons

    Limited growth opportunities. The best example of who you know not what you know.


  2. Great Place to work

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    Former Employee - Senior Accounts Payable Specialist in Woodbridge, VA
    Former Employee - Senior Accounts Payable Specialist in Woodbridge, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pepco Holdings (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people and a place to work

    Cons

    There is nothing bad to say about this organization in my opinion.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  3. Engineer 3

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits Pension Casual atmosphere Chance to rotate position Flexible schedules

    Cons

    Upper level management Bargaining Unit Favoritism Cronyism Diversity is just talked about

    Advice to Management

    Stop hiring your friends and hire the best candidate


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  5. Merger in progress

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Engineer in Washington, DC
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Pepco Holdings (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    This is ordinarily a good company.

    Cons

    There is a merger pending. jobs may be lost.

    Advice to Management

    Morale is terrible right now.


  6. Very Secure Job

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    Former Employee - Engineer I
    Former Employee - Engineer I
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pepco Holdings full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible scheduling, relaxed environment to learn utility business, never seen anyone get fired

    Cons

    Reactionary, possibly due to volatile industry and politics

    Advice to Management

    Listen to people in the trenches when they make suggestions


  7. Designer

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Pepco Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Offers lots of overtime and you can work at your own pace.

    Cons

    There is no proper training for new employees.


  8. A good place to work

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people to work with, qualified and competent and committed to quality.

    Cons

    Obviously with a pending merger, there's a lot of uncertainty.


  9. Tier III Information Technology Intern

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    Current Employee - Tier III Information Technology Intern in Annandale, VA
    Current Employee - Tier III Information Technology Intern in Annandale, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pepco Holdings (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Very relaxed -Nice work-life balance -Many benefits (for full-time employees) -Very knowledgeable team

    Cons

    -Limitations due to upper management, approval processes slow things down to a crawl.


  10. Engineer 2

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    Current Employee - Engineer II in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Engineer II in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Alright pay, paid "hourly" for extra hours worked.

    Cons

    No "snow" days, no flex schedule, Management screws over top employees. Over worked.


  11. Decent job some managers ares clueless as they have been there too long

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    Former Employee - Auditor
    Former Employee - Auditor
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Bonus every year Raise every year Great benefits including eye care, dental and medical You can retire and come back as a consultant making more money and doing the same job

    Cons

    Slow to change Very bureaucratic and lots of politics People are level concerned Limited growth potential

    Advice to Management

    The company needs a lot of work, middle management is slow to react. Hiring back employees as consultants is not a good idea as IT less to oriental conflicts of interest



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