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Reviews for City of West Des Moines

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
2.50
Support from management
3.50
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
3.50
Internal Communication
2.50
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Challenging Work
3.50
Inclusive / Diverse
2.50

Career factor

Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
3.50
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Company Image
4.50
Job Security
4.50
Handicapped Accessibility
4.50
Workplace Safety
4.00
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

No flex. working hours Parking in 2 of 2 reviews Easy access to public transportation in 1 of 2 reviews Stock or equity options in 1 of 2 reviews 401(k) in 1 of 2 reviews No onsite daycare facility No reimbursed daycare No ability to work remotely No desirable office location Tuition assistance in 1 of 2 reviews No Paid Parental Leave No defined contribution company match/employer 401(k) match Flexible spending account in 1 of 2 reviews Paid time off in 2 of 2 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 2 of 2 reviews No relocation allowance Life insurance in 1 of 2 reviews

The following perks are offered

No on site cafeteria No meal or transportation allowance Health and wellness programs in 2 of 2 reviews Employee discounts in 1 of 2 reviews No vehicle allowance Employee events in 1 of 2 reviews No dogs allowed No fitness center on site No company provided food and/or drink
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Suggestions for improvement

  • None that I haven't stated in previous responses

What I like about the company

Coworkers are the best part in my opinion

What I dislike about the company

Accountability - having set defined duties so if an employee doesn't meet expectations there are consequences.
Leadership - Being approachable and communicating with staff your vision.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    City of West Des Moines
  • City
    West Des Moines
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered
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  • 24.Mar 2017
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • More leave/vacation time, flexible work hours

What I like about the company

Doing work that I think is important to the community

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Tuition assistance is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    City of West Des Moines
  • City
    West Des Moines
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered