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MWRD of Greater Chicago Reviews

Updated 29 Aug 2019

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MWRD of Greater Chicago CEO David St Pierre
David St Pierre
2 Ratings
  1. "Great place to work, lots of diversity of thought and people, wonderful mentors."

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    Current Employee - Special Projects Aid in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MWRD of Greater Chicago part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people around you have so much experience to learn from This has been the most diverse place I've ever worked at Everyone is honestly kind

    Cons

    Change is slow - which I find normal in government work.

    MWRD of Greater Chicago2019-08-29
  2. Helpful (1)

    "IT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MWRD of Greater Chicago full-time

    Pros

    Great People to work with

    Cons

    Advancement is not easy for promotions

    MWRD of Greater Chicago2018-03-10
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Get rid of Incompetent Supervisors"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MWRD of Greater Chicago full-time

    Pros

    Working with other members of the team.

    Cons

    Having to work under incompetent and multiple supervisors.

    MWRD of Greater Chicago2018-03-08
  4. "Staff Lawyer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at MWRD of Greater Chicago full-time

    Pros

    Easy hours and steady pay

    Cons

    No money. No real place to go.

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    MWRD of Greater Chicago2018-01-18
  5. "Treasury Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at MWRD of Greater Chicago full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits Very organized and well put together organization

    Cons

    Difficult to get job after internship because they hire based on Civil Service Testing

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    MWRD of Greater Chicago2017-11-03
  6. Helpful (3)

    "Local Government"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at MWRD of Greater Chicago full-time

    Pros

    Job Security, Civil Service Status and pretty decent wages

    Cons

    Since it is a local government, no perks, no stock options, no bonuses

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    MWRD of Greater Chicago2017-07-20
  7. "It intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at MWRD of Greater Chicago full-time

    Pros

    working with a diverse community

    Cons

    there are no cons working here

    MWRD of Greater Chicago2016-12-07
  8. Helpful (2)

    "D"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at MWRD of Greater Chicago full-time

    Pros

    Tuition plan, benefits, and overtime pay

    Cons

    Limited career advancement and bureaucracy

    MWRD of Greater Chicago2016-12-16
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Good place to work"

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    Engineering Inteen in Stickney, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at MWRD of Greater Chicago for less than a year

    Pros

    It is a very innovative place to work

    Cons

    Hiring process is brutal. It is slow.

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    MWRD of Greater Chicago2016-09-27
  10. Helpful (3)

    "Sr. electrical engineer"

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    Senior Electrical Engineer in Stickney, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at MWRD of Greater Chicago for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great place to learn plus job security. Great benefits, retirement plan, medical insurance. Excellent place for an engineer to be exposed to many technical processes and equipment.

    Cons

    It is a government organization and slow to change but still a great place to work. Some politics but similar to other large organizations. Upper management might be a bit oversized. Need to have lower level workers who perform the day-to-day workloads.

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    MWRD of Greater Chicago2016-06-16
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