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DeKalb County, Georgia Reviews

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Found 68 reviews

2.9
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64%
Approve of CEO
Vernon Jones
19 Ratings
Pros
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  • "The low pay for the workload expected(in 3 reviews)

  • "No pay raises in almost seven years(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Judicial Support"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time

      Pros

      Flexibility and great benefits overall

      Cons

      They could use a salary increase.

      DeKalb County, Georgia2018-05-21
    • "Miserable"

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      Current Employee - Deputy Clerk 
      Doesn't Recommend

      I have been working at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Holidays off, networking opportunities

      Cons

      Poorly organized staff, terrible work environment

      Advice to Management

      Get new supervisors that care about the job

      DeKalb County, Georgia2019-05-02
    • "Family Independence Case Manager"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time

      Pros

      Conveniently located office and employee parking was convenient

      Cons

      Salary is not commensurate with the workload

      DeKalb County, Georgia2019-04-10
    • "Compliance"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time

      Pros

      Endless training. They do offer training and almost all aspects.

      Cons

      Pay is horrible, can be better for retention.

      Advice to Management

      I know it's hard to balance the budget and pay more, but it can be done.

      DeKalb County, Georgia2018-12-14
    • "Not a bad job"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time

      Pros

      My department was one of the more autonomous departments. I was free to work at my own pace as long as it was reasonable. My direct supervisor actually cared and wanted to see our team improve and thrive.

      Cons

      Pay- (not terrible but not good either) bureaucracy in the way of productivity lack of training

      DeKalb County, Georgia2018-09-13
    • "Tax Appraisal Clerk"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time

        Pros

        Easy Going, Nice people, Good Benefits

        Cons

        Not challenging, Need more updated systems

        DeKalb County, Georgia2018-02-27
      • "Ok"

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

          I worked at DeKalb County, Georgia

          Pros

          Benefits for employees (i.e. medical, dental, vision, 401k).

          Cons

          Pay for employees needs to increase...not enough for the jobs that they do.

          Advice to Management

          Do better with both pay and employee bonuses

          DeKalb County, Georgia2018-02-21
        • "Customer Service,Sr"

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          Former Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Decatur, GA
          Doesn't Recommend
          Negative Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I worked at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time for more than 20 years

          Pros

          working with customers and helping with their needs

          Cons

          not being able to solve customer problems

          Advice to Management

          updated technology

          DeKalb County, Georgia2018-01-17
        • Helpful (1)

          "Swag Control Officer"

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          • Senior Management
          Former Employee - Depth Artist in New York, NY
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I worked at DeKalb County, Georgia part-time for more than 2 years

          Pros

          You get a serious amount of clout

          Cons

          Too much swag -- cool it with the swag levels

          Advice to Management

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          DeKalb County, Georgia2017-10-17
        • "DeKalb Tax Commissioner"

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

          I worked at DeKalb County, Georgia full-time

          Pros

          Most processes are still effective as not a lot has changed - just numbers

          Cons

          Lots of personnel who are not qualified for managerial positions that have them. A lot of knowledge has left.

          Advice to Management

          Have personnel reviews.

          DeKalb County, Georgia2017-08-16
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