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Updated Nov 29, 2021

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3.6
72%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
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Washington DC Government Mayor Vincent C. Gray (no image)
Vincent C. Gray
63 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits and stability for jobs(in 12 reviews)

  • "Government offers job security and can be a fun and rewarding place to work at(in 12 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Everyone else was either fired for petty reasons or quit as a result of poor management(in 9 reviews)

  • "Poor work environment and limited upward mobility(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Project management

      Nov 28, 2021 - Project Manager in Philadelphia, PA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      My Career is Completely Autonomous

      Cons

      My Career can be Overwhelming

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Nice Place to Work

      Nov 29, 2021 - Contract Specialist in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Values employee and has good quality of work-life balance

      Cons

      Regime change, so there are a lot of pocks and wholes to be filled

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Public Service Professional

      Nov 23, 2021 - Operations Manager in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Getting to play an integral role in process improvement.

      Cons

      Promotion opportunities and salary increases are limited

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      dc

      Nov 16, 2021 - Deputy CIO in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great to work, good team work

      Cons

      culture , politics, core group and chain of command

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Need consistent focus on equity; need to invest in modernization

      Nov 24, 2021 - Chief Human Resource Officer in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Varied occupations, impactful work, stability

      Cons

      no plan for career path, personality (rather than performance) driven; not cutting edge

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good experience

      Nov 3, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Easy and slow-paced workplace, great chance to meet new people

      Cons

      Hard to grow, not recommend to people who just graduate from college

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Really depends on the Agency

      Nov 15, 2021 - Human Resources Specialist in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      There is ability to move between agencies via competitive reassignment

      Cons

      It can be difficult to get professional development financed by your Agency

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Work Life Balance with an Amazing Salary

      Oct 13, 2021 - Senior Financial Investigator in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Wonderful culture and interesting work.

      Cons

      Cannot think of any cons

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good work balance

      Oct 13, 2021 - Program Analyst in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good benefits, work ends right at 5/530.

      Cons

      Senior management can be aloof

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Rewarding Job

      Oct 6, 2021 - Engagement Specialist in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Rewarding work, the city allows you to be you, no judgement, very relaxed work environment.

      Cons

      Sometimes there is not enough work to do..

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