City of Alexandria Virginia - Overall good place to work | Glassdoor
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"Overall good place to work"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Urban Planner
Current Employee - Urban Planner
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Interesting projects, very talented co-workers

Cons

No work-life balance, superiors often undermine staff

Advice to Management

give staff more authority to make decisions, remove bottle-necks

Other Employee Reviews for City of Alexandria Virginia

  1. "Good to have a job..."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Residential Counselor in Alexandria, VA
    Current Employee - Residential Counselor in Alexandria, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at City of Alexandria Virginia full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Benefits are great; love working with people in human services; pay is competitive (now);

    Cons

    Too many members of management; could be more effective with treating clients if team members were more flexible and attentive

    Advice to Management

    Listen more; talk/direct less- even direct care staff have much to contribute to how things should be handled/ran


  2. ""The Office""

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Alexandria, VA
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Alexandria, VA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at City of Alexandria Virginia full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Coworkers were some of the best.

    Cons

    Management, more interested in appearing as if they are doing something than actually doing something to control a problem.
    Employees have low moral because of management problems.

    Advice to Management

    Take action, make a decision, move forward, be honest

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