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City of New Orleans, LA Reviews

Updated Aug 14, 2019

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City of New Orleans, LA CEO Mitchell J. Landrieu  (no image)
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11 Ratings
  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good city government sector to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    All of the benefits offered are good.

    Cons

    Everything about working here is positive.

    City of New Orleans, LA2019-02-08
  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The employees with CNO are knowledgeable

    Cons

    Some employees have a clique-ish mentality

    City of New Orleans, LA2019-08-14
  3. "Great Organization"

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

    I have been working at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Benefits, Good Training Programs

    Cons

    Dangerous City, Homeless People in the parking area.

    City of New Orleans, LA2019-06-15
  4. "Public Service Comes at a Price"

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    Current Employee - Office Assistant in New Orleans, LA

    I have been working at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fulfilling work, Outward Facing, Solution Oriented

    Cons

    Low pay, dingy and uninspiring/stifling office condition, not challenging

    City of New Orleans, LA2019-05-07
  5. "Interesting work. Poor management."

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    Former Employee - Auditor in New Orleans, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Awesome mission and very interesting work.

    Cons

    Very unorganized office with no clear manner of accomplishing its mission.

    Advice to Management

    Develop policies and procedures that match your mission and purpose. Stay on task and complete reviews of work products in a timely manner. Treat the police with respect and they will respond to your requests.

    City of New Orleans, LA2019-04-26
  6. "Work"

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    Current Employee - Agent 

    I have been working at City of New Orleans, LA full-time

    Pros

    Really good work life balance.

    Cons

    Nothing seems urgent. Business processing takes longer than it should.

    City of New Orleans, LA2019-03-13
  7. "Good employer and interesting work"

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    I have been working at City of New Orleans, LA

    Pros

    Great leadership and interesting and challenging work. Opportunity to guide development and work with community.

    Cons

    Salary and benefits controlled by other government agency; significant bureaucracy; limited opportunities for advancement.

    City of New Orleans, LA2018-12-17
  8. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Office Assistant in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    She is a nice person. But job performed does not meet the standard level.

    Cons

    The management was not a good manager. The job is not for her.

    Advice to Management

    Not good management.

    City of New Orleans, LA2018-10-02
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Management Development Analyst 1"

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    Current Employee - Management Development Analyst I 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good opportunity for experience with minimal requirements (basically just a degree)

    Cons

    Pay is fairly low, although there is a proposed pay plan change that will raise it a fair amount

    City of New Orleans, LA2018-07-14
  10. "Courier"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Orleans, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at City of New Orleans, LA full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You get to ride your bike around

    Cons

    This is a company dominated by immature men, who are misogynistic, racist, sexist and abusive and bullies. Also highly dangerous with no benefits.

    City of New Orleans, LA2018-06-18
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