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Virginia Employment Commission Reviews

Updated May 20, 2019

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  1. "Passion for Veterans"

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    Current Employee - Veteran Service Representative 

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Helping Veterans with barriers to employment

    Cons

    Not enough financial resources to assist veterans

    Virginia Employment Commission2019-05-20
  2. "Great place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Virginia Employment Commission full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great enviroment to work in.

    Cons

    Equipment can seem a little outdated.

    Virginia Employment Commission2019-03-28
  3. "DVOP"

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    Current Employee - DVOP in Wytheville, VA
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission for less than a year

    Pros

    Great supervisory team Left alone to accomplish the mission Training

    Cons

    Government job with the normal red tape

    Advice to Management

    Continue to promote

    Virginia Employment Commission2018-05-17
  4. "State Job, Excellent benefits, awesome people"

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    Current Employee - RESEA Coordinator 

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission full-time

    Pros

    State Job, Excellent benefits, awesome people

    Cons

    Computers can be slow at times

    Virginia Employment Commission2018-01-17
  5. "Workforce Representative"

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    Current Employee - Worforce Service Representative in Petersburg, VA
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great team environment , excellent retirement benefits, you are helping customers to find jobs.

    Cons

    When the unemployment rate is low , you can be lay off.

    Virginia Employment Commission2017-08-20
  6. "Great Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - WorkForce Services Representative 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    We assist individuals in overcoming barriers to obtaining employment.

    Cons

    Not enough hours in the day to do all you want to do to assist Clients

    Virginia Employment Commission2017-08-10
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hampton, VA

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Stable work environment great retirement benefits.

    Cons

    No pay raises for 4 years.

    Virginia Employment Commission2017-03-28
  8. "VEC Review"

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant/Technical Project Manager in Richmond, VA

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people work with, management listens to concerns and advice.

    Cons

    State agencies are challenging to work with when considering political and budgetary restrictions

    Virginia Employment Commission2016-06-26
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Trade Act Workforce Services Representative"

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    Former Employee - Deployable Trade WSR in Virginia Beach, VA
    Recommends

    I worked at Virginia Employment Commission for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Local Office Management was supportive and allowed me to do what needed to be done without interference

    Cons

    Pay was low for the amount of work required

    Virginia Employment Commission2016-05-31
  10. "Data Entry Operator"

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    Current Employee - Data Entry Operator in Tappahannock, VA

    I have been working at Virginia Employment Commission for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Environment to work, and friendly people to with.

    Cons

    There are little opportunities for advancement

    Virginia Employment Commission2016-06-01
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