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Dept of HHS Administration for Children and Families Reviews

Updated March 28, 2017
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  1. "Personnel Assistnat"

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    • Senior Management
    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. "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.


  3. "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.


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  5. "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.


  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. "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


  8. "IT Specialiat"

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    • Senior Management
    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


  9. "David W. Brown's Profile"

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    • Senior Management
    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


  10. "Human Resources"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Lincoln, NE
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Lincoln, NE
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Very nice leaders. Good benefits

    Cons

    Hard to find the best talent due to low rate of pay.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up your good work and efforts to improve


  11. "The Health side seem to forget about the 'Human Services' side. In the majority of their dealings it seem an oversight."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Professional development series at the White House in unparalleled in its intensiveness and in what you are able to learn in policy.

    Cons

    Highly scrutinized portfolio that we all deal in unfortunately but it's good work that is so desperately needed by Americans people.



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