Skip over menu?
  

California Highway Patrol, Headquarters:What's it like to work here?

Skip over sub-menu?
California Highway Patrol, HeadquartersCalifornia Highway Patrol, HeadquartersCalifornia Highway Patrol, Headquarters
This company does not
provide content for this profile
Is this Your Company?
Claim your profile now

Review averages

  • 13 employees say

    Excellent (11)
    84.615384615385%
    Good (1)
    7.6923076923077%
    Satisfactory (1)
    7.6923076923077%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    4.34
  • 0 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    0.00

Reviews for California Highway Patrol, Headquarters

Reviews - What employees say

4.34 Employees say
0.00 Applicants say

Suggestions for improvement

  • Managers should learn the work so that they can understand situations when the arise. They don’t know how to delegate the work to entrust the staff to do their jobs. They dictate every little thing. They do not know how to empower their employees. If I was allowed to promote as manager I would empower my employees.

What I like about the company

The work is interesting and makes the day go by quickly. The really like the people I work with. Even though the management team micro manage, they are still nice people.

What I dislike about the company

Upper management treatment of their supervisors. The do not let us do our jobs. We try to have a voice but it is usually not listened to.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00
  • Company
    California Highway Patrol, Headquarters
  • City
    Sacramento
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • 04.Jul 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • I would increase the pay for 911 dispatch supervisor so there is an incentive to come out, have upper management continually check but not micromanage supervisors. It should be a policy regarding working with your wife Or any other family members

What I like about the company

We help people through their worst moments in their life

What I dislike about the company

Politics, bureaucracy, and ignored behavior is condoned behavior

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
2.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
2.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
1.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00
  • Company
    California Highway Patrol, Headquarters
  • City
    Barstow
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • As a governmental agency, we often are forced to use low bid items and have to make do with inferior products. In some cases, it cost more once it is determined the cheapest system did not work and had to be replaced. Police safety equipment should be exempt from the bid process.

What I like about the company

I can work anywhere in the State of California. The opportunities are endless. I am a female sergeant, I’ve always have been treated equally. We embrace diversity in our organization and demand honesty and integrity from our employees. We are paid to attend one of the finest police academies in the world for 6 months. Once we graduate, we become sworn peace officers. One of our mottos is “Earn the badge every day!” We treat those we help with dignity and fairness. Due to our outstanding reputation, we enjoy public support and backing. Folks are happy when we arrive because they know they will receive the finest service and care. I feel good when I go home after work because I know I’ve made our state a little better.

What I dislike about the company

Nothing comes to mind. I do not disapprove of anything.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    California Highway Patrol, Headquarters
  • City
    Sacramento
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered

Other company profiles


Other visitors also viewed

Review averages

  • 13 employees say

    Excellent (11)
    84.615384615385%
    Good (1)
    7.6923076923077%
    Satisfactory (1)
    7.6923076923077%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    4.34
  • 0 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    0.00

kununu score comparisons

California Highway Patrol, Headquarters
4.34
13 reviews

Industry average (Public Sector/Military/Law Enforcement)
3.52
31,659 reviews

kununu average
3.35
3,120,000 reviews