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Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office:What's it like to work here?

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Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office experience report

  • 15.Dec 2015
  • Employee

Terrible place to work; top heavy; full of working retirees with all the high rank & pay

2.56

Support from Management

Patrol helps each other. Noone else offers a hand.

Teamwork

No support

Level of Autonomy

None at all.

Communication

Everything is a secret there.

Attitude towards older colleagues

People are allowed to retire & return with same rank & pay which is not fair to others.

Career Development

Plenty of training.

Overall Compensation for your work

It's gotten better in recent years.

Office/Work Environment

Conditions are fair. Plenty of essential equipment.

Work-Life Balance

Family is preached but it depends on your supervisor.

Company Image

No. Employees hate it but have no choice but to suck it up.

Job security

Your reminded often that working for a sheriff you are "at will employee" which means you can be released at any time.

Workplace Safety

Safety is addressed...

Challenging Work

Not at all.

Inclusive/Diverse

No. It's said there's an open door policy, but you'd better know what doors to open!!

What I like about the company

Great coworkers in patrol division.

What I dislike about the company

No chance for advancement due to working retiree's.

Company culture
2.00
Support from Management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Level of Autonomy
1.00
Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall Compensation for your work
3.00
Office/Work Environment
4.00
Eco-consciousness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
1.00
Job security
3.00
Handicap Accessibility
3.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive/Diverse
2.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Chesterfield County Sheriff's Office
  • City
    Chesterfield SC
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former job since 2015
  • Position
    Others
  • Department
    Others

The following perks were offered to me

Fitness center on site is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered

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Company response

The review above has been updated on Dec 15, 2015.

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