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Review averages

  • 48 employees say

    Excellent (13)
    27.083333333333%
    Good (18)
    37.5%
    Satisfactory (8)
    16.666666666667%
    Subpar (9)
    18.75%
    3.17
  • 0 applicants say

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

Reviews for City of Houston

Reviews - What employees say

3.17 Employees say
0.00 Applicants say

Company Culture

We seem to have divided goals

Teamwork

Leadership trust class

Freedom to work independently

Not yet

Internal Communication

Not at all

Gender Equality

Decent

Attitude towards older colleagues

SSI far as I have seen

Overall compensation for your work

It could be higher, but b cart

Office / Work Environment

Freezing every day.

Work-Life Balance

It is self mandated, butbit is a healthy balance right now.

Job Security

Our team has had much success

Workplace Safety

No real hazards

Challenging Work

Moderately challenging, but I have. Good team

Inclusive / Diverse

No mention from leade

Suggestions for improvement

  • More engagement between sr staffs and other employees.

What I like about the company

Great people with a great vision. I just hope the little guy (zac) will let me sleep tonite.

What I dislike about the company

Purchasing is too challenging. And we need a major player to join us to get any travyoo in n

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
3.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
2.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    City of Houston
  • City
    Houston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    C-Suite / Leadership

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered

Company Culture

It's a nice place to work but the messy women seem to run the place not the good people

Internal Communication

Messy women seem to run the place

Company Image

Messy women seem to run the place

Challenging Work

It's challenging enough

Suggestions for improvement

  • Tell the gossips to worry about doing their job

What I like about the company

This is a cool place to work. It's just that there are too many people who are worried about what everyone else is doing instead of doing their job

What I dislike about the company

The messy women who think they run the place.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
3.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    City of Houston
  • City
    Houston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee events is offered

Company Culture

Most of my teammates and I get along and work as a Team

Support from management

only get what I need after asking for it multiple times

Teamwork

the incourages this becuase they do not want to get their hands dirty or take the responsibility is something goes wrong

Freedom to work independently

alway checking and watching over Shoulder

Internal Communication

upper management does not communicate well with the employees who do the hard labor

Gender Equality

I see women working but have not seen a woman Mechanic yet

Attitude towards older colleagues

you are just another employee

Career Development

No growth after you reach or hired as Mechanic 3 nowhere else to go

Overall compensation for your work

not comparable to the outside government in private sector

Office / Work Environment

Some managers try but all the city cares about is getting the work done without anyone getting hurt

Environmental Friendliness

only what OSHA requires

Work-Life Balance

all they seam to care about is you coming to work and working they the Management does not seem to care about home life

Company Image

If they would care more

Job Security

Alway are getting word that they will Privatize

Handicapped Accessibility

I guess never seen a handicapped mechanic

Workplace Safety

only do what is required by OSHA

Challenging Work

Sometimes it take time to Diagnose and fix the Vehicles the Police department drive

Inclusive / Diverse

some Manages do this not all

Suggestions for improvement

  • I can not make any improvements because of all the Red tape and Politics

What I like about the company

Positive are my fellow co-worker most of us all get along and work together helping each other when needed

What I dislike about the company

Decision made by higher ups with out them coming down and asking the employees who would have to do or use what they decided on

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
1.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    City of Houston
  • City
    Houston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Fitness center on site is offered

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Review averages

  • 48 employees say

    Excellent (13)
    27.083333333333%
    Good (18)
    37.5%
    Satisfactory (8)
    16.666666666667%
    Subpar (9)
    18.75%
    3.17
  • 0 applicants say

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

kununu score comparisons

City of Houston
3.17
48 reviews

Industry average (Public Sector/Military/Law Enforcement)
3.54
37,931 reviews

kununu average
3.38
3,489,000 reviews