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Prince William County Government Reviews

Updated July 11, 2017
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  1. "County Government"

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    Current Employee - Development Services in Woodbridge, VA
    Current Employee - Development Services in Woodbridge, VA
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Prince William County Government full-time

    Pros

    Stable career good team working environment. Very low stress customer focused organization

    Cons

    It takes a long time to make any changes and a long time to move up

    Advice to Management

    Salarys as compared with other jurisdictions are on the low end


  2. "Therapist II"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Manassas, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Manassas, VA

    I have been working at Prince William County Government full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Able to move around to different departments

    Cons

    Difficulty with moving up in the agency

  3. "Need to pay more"

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    Current Employee - Mental Health Therapist II in Woodbridge, VA
    Current Employee - Mental Health Therapist II in Woodbridge, VA
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    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Prince William County Government full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I like the people I work with generally
    good work life balance
    my job can be easy some days

    Cons

    the salary is much too low for this area of the country
    barely any training opportunities
    not a lot of schedule flexibility
    very limited opportunities for career growth

    Advice to Management

    Please pay people a little more, give them more than 2-3 percent raises. A lot of people are really struggling to even get gas to get to work.


  4. "Human Service Worker"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Prince William, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Prince William, VA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Prince William County Government full-time

    Pros

    people that you work with, benefits - paid time off

    Cons

    government work....if you do a great job, you will get to do extra work for others who are behind.


  5. "School Bus Attendant"

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    Current Employee - Bus Attendant in Prince William, VA
    Current Employee - Bus Attendant in Prince William, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Prince William County Government part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Summers off. Mid-day often off. Satisfaction of helping special needs children

    Cons

    Day can start early (as early as 5:30 AM)

    Advice to Management

    Better pay would get you more employees


  6. "Social Service Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Administrative Support Specialist in Woodbridge, VA
    Current Employee - Administrative Support Specialist in Woodbridge, VA

    I have been working at Prince William County Government (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It's a good feeling to help other needy people to get assistance they qualified for.

    Cons

    You will face furious and angry people most of the time, some times people with mental disorder. You have to deal with them in nicely an professionally.

    Advice to Management

    Hire more people to handle the job, employees are overwhelmed.


  7. "Police"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Prince William County Government full-time

    Pros

    Great Schedule, Top Equipment, High-end training,

    Cons

    Pay is ok but has issues.

  8. "Senior Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Prince William County Government full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, good pay, enjoyable staff.

    Cons

    Long hours, work on weekends, tough schedule.

    Advice to Management

    None


  9. "I really like my current job."

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

    Pros

    Almost everyone I have met so far are very nice and friendly. The pay is great and some benefits are great too!

    Cons

    I don't think there is anything bad about working for the county other than perhaps not being paid enough for the work you do. I think though my salary is reasonable.


  10. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Human Service Worker
    Current Employee - Human Service Worker

    Pros

    Longevity, growth, promotion, excellent organization to work for

    Cons

    Its what you make of it


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