City of Irvine, CA Reviews | Glassdoor

City of Irvine, CA Reviews

Updated Mar 11, 2020

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City of Irvine, CA Mayor Donald P. Wagner
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  1. "Nice Environment"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Tennis Coach in Irvine, CA

    I worked at City of Irvine, CA part-time

    Pros

    Very nice and well-maintained facilities

    Cons

    Quite a drive from my place but overall a nice landscape to be in.

    City of Irvine, CA2020-03-11
  2. "Overall Great Summer Job"

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    Former Employee - Swim Coach in Irvine, CA

    I worked at City of Irvine, CA part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy, fun, and light hearted

    Cons

    Tough working with kids and hard parents sometimes

    City of Irvine, CA2020-03-10
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    "Award-winning City"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at City of Irvine, CA part-time

    Pros

    Highly educated and well-paid staff, ranked safest city for its size, challenging projects.

    Cons

    Some bureaucracy and politics common to all city governments.

    City of Irvine, CA2019-01-14
  4. "Recreational Leader"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at City of Irvine, CA part-time

    Pros

    It was a great experience working with such a well run city and I learned a ton about managing kids and volunteers.

    Cons

    At points the days were very long and occasionally unorganized.

    City of Irvine, CA2018-09-19
  5. "Department Aide/Club President"

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

    I worked at City of Irvine, CA part-time

    Pros

    Best job a high school student can have. Will build GREAT event planning skills and communication skills.

    Cons

    There are some required meetings/shifts that may be undesirable.

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    City of Irvine, CA2018-06-05
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    "Community Services Leader"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Irvine, CA part-time

    Pros

    Respect, quality, growth, future career oportunities

    Cons

    Simple tasks, too much time outdoors

    City of Irvine, CA2017-09-05
  7. "Great Company To Work For"

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    Current Employee - Swim Instructor in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at City of Irvine, CA part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The City of Irvine is by far the best place to work for. The people are amazing and sometimes the hours are flexible

    Cons

    There are no downsides for working under the city.

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    City of Irvine, CA2017-04-18
  8. "Administrative Secretary"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at City of Irvine, CA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great staff, paid holidays, professional atmosphere. Most work a 9/80 schedule which means 9 hours a day, and every other Friday off. Great health benefits.

    Cons

    It's hard to move up in certain jobs because it is very competitive.

    City of Irvine, CA2017-02-21
  9. "community service leader"

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    I worked at City of Irvine, CA

    Pros

    Got to work outside and with baseball.

    Cons

    small opporutnity for promotion within the city

    City of Irvine, CA2016-11-07
  10. "Excellent company to work for"

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    I worked at City of Irvine, CA

    Pros

    Excellent colleagues who are dedicated to their jobs and want to see you succeed

    Cons

    Nothing really, a very fair and positive environment.

    City of Irvine, CA2016-02-20
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