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Found 1,106 of over 1K reviews
3.8
73% Recommend to a Friend
State of Michigan Governor Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
46% Approve of CEO

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3.8
73%
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46%
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State of Michigan Governor Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
356 Ratings

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Pros
  • "Good benefits and 401k.(in 215 reviews)
  • "It has been a steady job for over 20 years and the pay is good in comparison to some private sector jobs.(in 97 reviews)
  • "good benefits and time off(in 40 reviews)
  • "Allows me to network and work with some really great people.(in 30 reviews)
  • "Good work/life balance.(in 24 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    hi

    Nov 8, 2021 - Corrections Officer in Jackson, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    excellent pay and room for advancement

    Cons

    long hours and mandates. lots of stress

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great place to work

    Sep 8, 2021 - General Office Assistant in Detroit, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The pay is great for entry level employees. A strong union based job. Room for advancement. Accumulate vacation and sick time every pay period. Great paid holidays off.

    Cons

    Micro managing. Favoritism. It's "who you know" versus "what you know" for some departments. Very top heavy for management.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Great to work for

    Jun 18, 2021 - Finance Manager in Grand Rapids, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great flexibility and room for advancement

    Cons

    Depending on city, may need to move for advancement

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  5. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Good place to work

    Jun 18, 2021 - Eligibility Specialist in Flint, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Job security, union, great benefits

    Cons

    High caseloads, unattainable standards, not enough room for advancement

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Long term employment

    May 21, 2021 - Child Welfare Funding Specialist in White Cloud, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good pay, good supervision, room for advancement,different activities

    Cons

    Stressful, overturn, policy changes, requirements

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  7. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Department of Corrections

    Apr 15, 2021 - Certified Nursing Assistant CNA in Jackson, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay and benefits are excellent, lots of overtime

    Cons

    no pension, not much room for advancement, not willing to work around school schedules.

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  8. 2.0
    Current Employee

    Depends on County

    Mar 17, 2021 - APW (Assistant Payment Worker) 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefits because of union. Current work from home because of COVID 19

    Cons

    Micromanagers, constant tracking, little room for advancement of you don’t kiss the ring

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee

    State of Michigan

    Jan 24, 2021 - Associate Director in Lansing, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Excellent benefits, very polite and collegial coworkers

    Cons

    Limited room for advancement, can be slow to innovate

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great career

    Oct 8, 2020 - Bridge Worker in Saint Ignace, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Stable employment and room for advancement.

    Cons

    Sometimes it takes more time to advance than most people would like.

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Good place to work

    Sep 20, 2019 - Customer Service in Lansing, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good Benefits and I like where I work

    Cons

    No room for advancement there.

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