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Updated August 10, 2017
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  • Not much, great part time job for students (in 5 reviews)

  • Growing always new people coming in and Long hours (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Instrumentation and Controls Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Instrument and Control Systems Engineer Associate-III in Playa del Rey, CA
    Current Employee - Instrument and Control Systems Engineer Associate-III in Playa del Rey, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Los Angeles full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    I am enjoying working here

    Cons

    After retirement from here and to work in the private sector

    Advice to Management

    Nice and caretaking


  2. "Working for City of LA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in East Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in East Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Los Angeles full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    flexible hours and very good pay

    Cons

    none at this time

    Advice to Management

    Do not let the position change you

  3. "Good job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity in Los Angeles

    Cons

    It can be overwhelming and the traffic sucks


  4. "Principal Clerk"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Clerk in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Principal Clerk in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Los Angeles full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Career opportunities available, available to transfer to different departments.

    Cons

    Slow to reach the top step of your salary scale.

    Advice to Management

    Remember where you started, think about uplifting your successors, and realize that person may be a millennial so learn to work with them.


  5. "Meter Reader"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Meter Reader in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Meter Reader in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Los Angeles full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay, benefits and schedule.

    Cons

    Routes are long and they like to micromanage.


  6. "Los Angeles"

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    Current Employee - Clerk in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Clerk in Los Angeles, CA
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Los Angeles part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere
    Friendly staff
    New experiences
    Different locations

    Cons

    Communication
    Technology service
    Feedback from the general public


  7. "Licensed Marriage and Family Therapisr"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - 911 Operator in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - 911 Operator in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Los Angeles part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Part time, looking for work as a 911 Operator. Work as therapist in crisis situations make me a good fit.

    Cons

    Availability is limited, but this might be a positive for employers as I can readily work weekends and night shifts.

    Advice to Management

    Part time gives you flexibility

  8. "Data Analytics Intern"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Los Angeles as an intern

    Pros

    Strong team. Good people. Interesting work.

    Cons

    As with any government, bureaucracy


  9. "Admin Intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great environment. Great people. Great management.

    Cons

    they wont promote part timer to full timer.

    Advice to Management

    Improve the promotion system


  10. "Student opportunity"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Los Angeles part-time

    Pros

    Easy to work with and flexible with college students

    Cons

    downtown los angeles traffic is terrible


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