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City of Colorado Springs CEO John Suthers
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  1. "Great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in Colorado Springs, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of Colorado Springs full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Good leadership, decent pay and benefits, relaxed atmosphere and generally flexible hours

    Cons

    I really did not find any downsides to working with the City

    Advice to Management

    Continue with open communication with staff and the staff activities to generate group engagement and wellness

    City of Colorado Springs2019-02-27
  2. "Building Monitor"

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

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs part-time

    Pros

    Spent a lot of time sitting in the office doing nothing. Just had to clean up and lock up building.

    Cons

    It was really pretty boring sometimes.

    City of Colorado Springs2018-11-30
  3. "Draining"

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

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs full-time

    Pros

    Fun and fulfilling job/career at first. Decent people to work with, however, VERY alpha.

    Cons

    Everyone is out for themselves only. Not team oriented. Hard work, with little recognition. ZERO support from command staff...VERY Eat your own mentality. Good ol' boy program very prevalent with everything from promotions to special assignments.

    City of Colorado Springs2018-09-18
  4. "Excellent public sector employer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, purpose-driven, connected

    Cons

    Opportunities for advancement, pay below targets

    City of Colorado Springs2018-08-21
  5. "Intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs

    Pros

    Downtown, some flexibility, if your direct manager is good this can be a great place

    Cons

    Depends on manager. Can be very good or terrible

    City of Colorado Springs2018-07-10
  6. "City of Colorado Springs Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great retirement and ability to help our citizens out in meaningful ways

    Cons

    Need more vacation time - 2 weeks is not enough

    City of Colorado Springs2018-07-02
  7. "Salary comparing"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    I Love the outdoors and the physical aspects of my position always working in different areas and different people

    Cons

    I don't want to post any Cons at this time.

    City of Colorado Springs2018-07-08
  8. "Code Enforcement Officer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs full-time

    Pros

    Four day work weeks weeks

    Cons

    Work can be be monotonous

    City of Colorado Springs2017-10-08
  9. "Financial Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Colorado Springs, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Challenging assignments, great benefits, great city to live in.

    Cons

    Not too many promotion opportunities

    Advice to Management

    If you want some of your best employees to stick around, pay them well.

    City of Colorado Springs2017-02-04
  10. "Administrative"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at City of Colorado Springs full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great, competent staff that are very motivated

    Cons

    Need to hire more staff

    City of Colorado Springs2017-01-26
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