State of Hawaii FAQ

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11 English questions out of 11

September 2, 2019

What is paid time off like at State of Hawaii?

Pros

What you do matters, serving the public. Depending on department, you could meet nice people. Good amount of holidays, vacations, and sick days.

Cons

Starting salary does not take previous work experience before hiring. If you have many years of experience before hiring, you start at the first level. Salary increase is not based on performance. It is based on the number of years at the Employer. The longer you stay, the more salary, regardless of performance.

Good amount of holidays, vacations, and sick days.

September 2, 2019

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December 16, 2019

How are career development opportunities at State of Hawaii?

Pros

Easy to maintain a work/life balance.

Cons

Not much room for advancement. Low salaries.

Not much room for advancement.

December 16, 2019

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September 9, 2020

What is the feeling of job security at State of Hawaii?

Pros

Good benefits, ok pay, stable job, summer break, winter break

Cons

No support from administration and higher.

Good benefits, ok pay, stable job, summer break, winter break

September 9, 2020

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October 13, 2020

How is management perceived at State of Hawaii?

Pros

Work, salary, benefits, vacation, sick leave

Cons

Work, terrible management, outdates systems, people promoted because of friend/family connections instead of knowledge

Advice to Management

Learn the positions and tasks.

Work, terrible management, outdates systems, people promoted because of friend/family connections instead of knowledge

October 13, 2020

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May 15, 2019

Is State of Hawaii a good company to work for?

Pros

Great people, learn a lot in a short amount of time!

Cons

Little to none in position advancement.

Great people, learn a lot in a short amount of time!

May 15, 2019

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