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Reviews for City of Wichita

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
3.64
Support from management
3.64
Teamwork
3.71
Freedom to work independently
3.86
Internal Communication
3.71
Office / Work Environment
3.64
Environmental Friendliness
3.82
Work-Life Balance
3.71
Challenging Work
3.67
Inclusive / Diverse
3.83

Career factor

Gender Equality
3.86
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.64
Career Development
3.86
Overall compensation for your work
3.57
Company Image
3.71
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.18
Workplace Safety
4.00
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

Flex. working hours in 4 of 14 reviews Parking in 8 of 14 reviews Easy access to public transportation in 5 of 14 reviews Stock or equity options in 1 of 14 reviews 401(k) in 6 of 14 reviews No onsite daycare facility No reimbursed daycare No ability to work remotely Desirable office location in 4 of 14 reviews Tuition assistance in 2 of 14 reviews Paid Parental Leave in 4 of 14 reviews 401(k) Match in 4 of 14 reviews Flexible spending account in 3 of 14 reviews Paid time off in 9 of 14 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 8 of 14 reviews No relocation allowance Life insurance in 7 of 14 reviews

The following perks are offered

On site cafeteria in 7 of 14 reviews Free (company provided) Meals in 1 of 14 reviews Health and wellness programs in 7 of 14 reviews Employee discounts in 6 of 14 reviews No vehicle allowance Employee events in 6 of 14 reviews No dogs allowed Fitness center on site in 1 of 14 reviews No company provided food and/or drink
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Suggestions for improvement

  • I would have a in house child day care and I would have a employee gym.

What I like about the company

We have a health incentive program that if you do certain things throughout the year you get money back at the end of the year.

What I dislike about the company

At this time, I don't have anything I disapprove of at the City of Wichita.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
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
4.00
Job Security
4.00
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 Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match 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 Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered
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Suggestions for improvement

  • My company could benefit from a speedier hiring process. The parking garage could use more security.

What I like about the company

I always feel appreciated. I have also been give the opportunity to advance in my career. It feels amazing to make a difference in my community.

What I dislike about the company

The hiring process could use some improvement. Typically takes 3-4 months before new employees start.

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

Suggestions for improvement

  • Morale in department needs to improve.

What I like about the company

Company offers vast array of training opportunities for personal and job specific

What I dislike about the company

Division in my current department.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
4.00
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
4.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
3.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00
  • Company
    City of Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Show more appreciation for the "insignificant positions" as they are more important than most people think.

What I like about the company

I work with some good people who do good work.

What I dislike about the company

Some sections/departments seemed to be favored over others.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
4.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00
  • Company
    City of Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Stop trying to be so political.

What I like about the company

Sometimes management within the company is good and very supportive.

What I dislike about the company

I hate that there’s so much redundancy and unnecessary things.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    City of Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Better lines of communication.

What I like about the company

Friendly. Well structured. Room for advancements.

What I dislike about the company

Lack of communication at times.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
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
3.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    City of Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered
  • 12.Jan 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • I think I would improve communications, if possible, and encourage team building.

What I like about the company

I have had opportunity to advance beyond an entry level job and get paid fairly for the work I do.

What I dislike about the company

I believe communication between departments could be improved.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    City of Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered Fitness center on site is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Less top down decision making and more collaborative processes.

What I like about the company

The working environment is ok. The benefits (insurance, time off, pension) are good.

What I dislike about the company

Too much bureaucratic inertia-but this is no doubt characteristic of all large organizations either public or private.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered Desirable office location is offered 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 Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    City of Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Better temperature control, better training on emergency procedures.

What I like about the company

Great teamwork, fun place to work, great benefits and work that I greatly enjoy.

What I dislike about the company

The only thing that I think is an issue is the poor temperature control without our building.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered Desirable office location is offered 401(k) Match 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 Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • The workplace could be improved with better resources and more funding

What I like about the company

I’ve had good experiences with management and supervisors at my company.

What I dislike about the company

I dislike that the company looks down on those that don’t have the exact same viewpoints as some supervisors.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    City of Wichita
  • City
    Wichita
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee events is offered