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Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families Reviews

Updated July 20, 2017
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  1. "Personnel Assistnat"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time

    Pros

    The benefit package is excellent and they have an office in almost every county. The salary is good as well.

    Cons

    There is no room for advancement if you do not work in Trenton, NJ


  2. "Child Protective Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Child Protective Specialist in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Child Protective Specialist in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The protection of children from abuse and neglect is a noble task

    Cons

    The agency is reactionary in nature and is fast pace, There is always a crisis waiting to happen. Supervision is poor and not consistent.

    Advice to Management

    None

  3. "Review"

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    Former Employee - ES Clerk III in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - ES Clerk III in Austin, TX

    I worked at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It is a work place

    Cons

    It was close to my home

    Advice to Management

    Need to be there for everyone not just close you door to everyone they people have a question. On most days you do not get a break or get out at 5 and lunch at 11am is to early for most people.


  4. "Resigned after less than 9 months"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I met and worked with some good people.

    Cons

    Management was the worst I've ever seen. I was afraid that if I continued working there, my professional reputation would suffer. I won't say the entire agency was like this, but my office definitely was a toxic, horrible place to be.


  5. "FSW"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    No micromanaging. flexible schedule. nice co-workers. theyll pay for your schooling

    Cons

    Crap Pay. Over work. Not much room for growth unless you go back to school for it.


  6. "The WORST job I've ever had"

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    Former Employee - Developer in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Former Employee - Developer in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    There are NO Pros for DHHS in Research Triangle Park, NC

    Cons

    Lack of professionalism. Managers downgrade employees in the presence of their peers. It's a walking HR nightmare. Racism and inequality are prevalent.

    Advice to Management

    Bring in new Management


  7. "1yr Probation period excessive"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time

    Pros

    extensive training to assure you are ready for the job task, personal office cubicle space is a plus.

    Cons

    dog eat dog, cut throat atmosphere, excessive gossip, tons of paperwork, ever changing rules and regulations, metric expectations change daily, supervisors constantly hovering over your shoulder, no room for promotion. These issues are in the department of HHSC Snap/Medicaid Division and it is a highly stressful department to work in.

    Advice to Management

    Learn to have compassion for those who work under you.

  8. "Supply Technician"

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    Current Employee - Supply Technician in Rockville, MD
    Current Employee - Supply Technician in Rockville, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Heath Insurance, Money, some security

    Cons

    No promotion, races, like of unity

    Advice to Management

    Have a career Plan


  9. "IT Specialiat"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families full-time

    Pros

    Flexible telemark options , job stability

    Cons

    Lots of red taoe, hard to get things done


  10. "David W. Brown's Profile"

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    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst - Consultant in Oakton, VA
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst - Consultant in Oakton, VA
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Exposure to emerging technologies, ability to use my background experience

    Cons

    Cannot think of any, commute if long

    Advice to Management

    The sharing of information between peers, good communication and documentation


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