City and County of San Francisco FAQ

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5 English questions out of 5

September 18, 2018

How are career development opportunities at City and County of San Francisco?

Pros

great opportunity to move around

Cons

must commute long hours , high retirement contributions 12%, language barriers

Advice to Management

cut the games

great opportunity to move around

September 18, 2018

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February 4, 2020

What kind of career opportunities exist at City and County of San Francisco?

Pros

The ability for promotion, annual salary increases, not required to work after 5

Cons

Not too much room for creativity

Not too much room for creativity

February 4, 2020

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April 23, 2019

Does City and County of San Francisco have any sort of mentoring program?

Pros

- lots of financial resources - autonomy - opportunities for growth

Cons

- not a lot of opportunity for professional development and mentorship

- not a lot of opportunity for professional development and mentorship

April 23, 2019

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April 27, 2019

How are promotions handled at City and County of San Francisco?

Pros

Great Benefits, good pay, no overtime, all holidays off

Cons

Strong hierarchy of positions, very difficult to move up unless you have an understanding and compassionate manager. Past promotions were mainly based on seniority, but new managers prefer favoritism to promote employees (or hire from outside).

Advice to Management

Trust your more senior employees and not allow favoritism to dictate promotions, but appreciate hard working employees and reward them. Do not hire incompetent managers who rule by fear and intimidation and would rather hire new employees than promote existing hard working employees.

Past promotions were mainly based on seniority, but new managers prefer favoritism to promote employees (or hire from outside).

April 27, 2019

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August 8, 2019

What is the feeling of job security at City and County of San Francisco?

Pros

Benefits, job security, easy to learn

Cons

It takes ten years to reach max pay

Benefits, job security, easy to learn

August 8, 2019

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