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www.smud.org
Sacramento, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1946
Government
Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Edison International, Southern California Edison, Pacific Gas and Electric
The Sacramento Municipal Utility District is a community-owned electric utility governed by a seven-member Board of Directors. Serving 592,000 customers and a total population of about 1.4 million, SMUD is the sixth-largest public utility in the country.

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Arlen Orchard
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    Current Employee - Associate Engineer (Entry) in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Associate Engineer (Entry) in Sacramento, CA
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    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Sacramento Municipal full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Salary, 401k & $2,000 annual matching, 457(B), CalPers, health, dental, vision, short and long term disability, 3x salary life insurance.

    Cons

    Too pro green, solar, anti-nuclear, inept co-workers, too many high maintenance sensitive people, too hard to get your foot in the door.

    Advice to Management

    None

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Sacramento Municipal Interviews

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    Associate Civil Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sacramento, CA
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Sacramento Municipal (Sacramento, CA) in May 2016.

    Interview

    STAR interview questions. Panel with supervisor, human resources, and staff member. Questions were based on the STAR system and may get you off guard if not prepared. Learn about the company and history.

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Sacramento Municipal Awards & Accolades

  • Training Top 125, Training, 2012
  • Top 100 Best Places to Work in IT, ComputerWorld, 2009
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