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Updated Dec 2, 2022

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Found 277 of over 346 reviews
4.3
90% Recommend to a Friend
87% Approve of CEO

Found 273 of over 346 reviews

4.3
90%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
Approve of CEO
San Diego Gas & Electric Chairman and CEO Jessie J. Knight Jr. (no image)
Jessie J. Knight Jr.
105 Ratings

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Pros
Cons
  • "The management is poor.(in 13 reviews)
  • "Upper management extremely risk adverse, utility business model is changing in California while regulatory process is slow thus potential for negative impacts, lack of opportunities in Director or above roles, very political in upper management(in 5 reviews)
  • "No real leadership just workers who got promoted and then they micromanage.(in 3 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Amazing

    Nov 18, 2022 - Planning 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Love the culture amazing people

    Cons

    None at this time to provide

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  2. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Barney Sullivan Gas Forman

    Dec 2, 2022 - Forestry Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Providing reliable power (Gas & Electric) to Southern California. They are on the cutting edge of developing "clean Energy" systems to replace the readily available natural gas that is running the power generation , that is the cleanest system in the world, with wind and solar.

    Cons

    Run the company like a local Business like they used too.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Good Place

    Nov 16, 2022 - Senior Accountant in San Diego, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nice environment can move around the company if willing

    Cons

    Potential people politics silent promotions happen

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  5. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Management is Horrible

    Nov 30, 2022 - Timekeeper 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Most of coworkers are awesome to work with

    Cons

    Management is horrible. If your not a yes man you'll be outcast

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good Company

    Nov 7, 2022 - Team Lead 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefits and competitive pay

    Cons

    It’s a regulated utility, risk adverse

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great Place

    Nov 2, 2022 - Project Advisor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Sense of family with attention to employee wellness, development, and balance

    Cons

    Big so can move slow

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great IT Associate Rotation Program!

    Oct 30, 2022 - IT Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Tons of learning opportunities. Employees are encouraged to get IT certs. Supportive Management. Great Colleagues. Benefits are competitive, Pension plan available for FTEs.

    Cons

    Vacation allowances for new employees are basic. 80 per year + 24 Flex time. Pay could be better for IT employees. Must complete the rotation program before applying to other positions. This could stifle upward mobility

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Changed my life

    Oct 11, 2022 - Distribution Systems Operator in San Diego, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great place to work! Fair salaries and great benefits.

    Cons

    Long hours make for tough work/life balance.

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  10. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Great Company

    Oct 19, 2022 - Inspection Supervisor in San Diego, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Opportunity for growth and career development.

    Cons

    Company is held back by California bureaucracy.

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  11. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Pros and cons

    Oct 10, 2022 - Engineering Manager in San Diego, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    stable work in a stable industry

    Cons

    corporate culture, benefits, pay all in long-term decline

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San Diego Gas & Electric has an overall rating of 4.3 out of 5, based on over 346 reviews left anonymously by employees. 90% of employees would recommend working at San Diego Gas & Electric to a friend and 80% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, San Diego Gas & Electric employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.2 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at San Diego Gas & Electric. This rating has decreased by -4% over the last 12 months.

90% of San Diego Gas & Electric employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated San Diego Gas & Electric 4.0 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.1 for culture and values and 4.0 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at San Diego Gas & Electric to be career development, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, culture, management.

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