City of El Paso Reviews

Updated Jun 22, 2020

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3.3
65%
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City of El Paso City Manager Joyce Wilson (no image)
Joyce Wilson
18 Ratings
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  • "Did away with 4/10 work week and mayor and council staff aren't there most Fridays(in 3 reviews)

  • "Advancement opportunities are based on nepotism and favoritism(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Great bosses at the El Paso Zoo!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Departmental Data Management Specialist in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of El Paso full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, supportive environment, friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    None that come to mind

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  2. "Deputy Executive Director"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Deputy Executive Director in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of El Paso full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    City of El Paso still has a Pension Plan

    Cons

    Salary is not competitive with private companies.

  3. "N/A"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Aquatics Lifeguard in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at City of El Paso full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Got to meet a lot of great customers. Learned life saving skills in the water and CPR certified by Red Cross America. Learned how to clean and operate a swimming facility.

    Cons

    not a consistent schedule some weeks I get 40hrs and others I would only get 28hrs

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  4. "Decent pay and a good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Analyst in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of El Paso full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Some opportunities for upward mobility. Pay is average for El Paso.

    Cons

    They don't pay enough for the amount of work given.

  5. "Accountant CGFM"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Accountant in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of El Paso full-time

    Pros

    Great Benefits, Leaves and Pension packets

    Cons

    Promotions are usually within department

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  6. "Dead end"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Parks and Recreation 

    I worked at City of El Paso part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great job security, easy work

    Cons

    Little pay, no opportunity for growth

  7. "Pool Attendant review"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Pool Attendant 

    I have been working at City of El Paso part-time

    Pros

    Some pros are pay and benefits.

    Cons

    May not get 40 hours per week.

  8. "Compensation low to frontline employees"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Materials Supervisor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of El Paso full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Pension, job security, variety of developments

    Cons

    Low pay, poor advancement opportunities, lack of employee's knowledge and experience

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  9. "Great Career"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of El Paso full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Too much politics, problems are ignored

    Cons

    Great benefits , you can move to different departments

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  10. "Victim Services Case Manager"

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at City of El Paso full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, hours, professional, exciting, flexible

    Cons

    In my job there was no room for growth.

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