City Of Chula Vista Employee Reviews

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City of Chula Vista
Senior Development Services Technician (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAJune 23, 2017
I relocated from Colorado and was not disappointed. The City was an great place to work. The people were helpful. The fellow employees went out of their way to help customers.
Pros
Awesome people
Cons
No room for growth
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Great place for a career.
IT Services Intern (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAMay 25, 2017
Worked here as an IT intern and loved it.
Worked with some amazing talented people willing to teach.
A place that makes you want to come to work early every day.
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Information Technology Support Specialist (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAMarch 9, 2017
Learn quite a lot from immediate IT Manager and fellow colleagues while working there. The most enjoyable part of the position was being able to find solutions to IT problems that arise.
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a very fun and safe place to work
Recreational Leader (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAFebruary 22, 2017
love working with children. the parents, the teachers and the owner were all great. I learned many teaching skills with young children that helped while I was in school. the hours were great, it gave me plenty of time for school, homework and studying.
Pros
free snacks
Cons
no health benefits
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Working for Public Sector is rewarding.
Fleet Inventory Control Specialist (Current Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAAugust 24, 2016
Work Life balance is good based on work schedule including flex days and generous time off. Very consistent work and staff are respectful and caring.
Teamwork is prevalent and job satisfaction is good.
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Productive environment with lots of responsibilities.
Seasonal Gardener (Former Employee) –  Eastlake, CAJuly 20, 2016
Maintain Chula Vista parks from 6:00 am to 4:00 pm. Learned how to correctly make turf and other grounds presentable. My co-workers were great and we got along well. Hard aspects of the job were working on 100+ degree days. Most enjoyable parts were learning new things, and conversating with people enjoying time at the parks.
Pros
Good pay, benefits
Cons
None
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Productive and very fun workplace, Great starter job
Recreation Leader (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAApril 17, 2015
Typical day at work consists of checking in with supervisor that you have arrived (early). Listening to the voice mails left over night, and writing down the messages. Sweeping the halls and gym. Rest of the day is paperwork and sweeping. Excellent co-workers. Hardest part of the job was going leaving. Most enjoyable part of the job was being able to improve my community by coming in to work everyday. I learned invaluable people skills, became proficient at customer service, and learned countless work ethics.
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awesome boss
Volunteer / Parts Specialist (Current Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAApril 13, 2015
I only worked there for a couple of months now I enjoy a lot more than the mechanic part of it the city of chula vista is a great place to learn they have been patient with the system
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Very secure job; however, very political
Police Service Officer (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAApril 2, 2015
Great place to work if you have a family. Great benefits and compensation. Advancement is based on a popularity contest though.
Pros
Great benefits
Cons
Extremely political
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Great job security and benefits
Senior Office Specialist (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAJanuary 14, 2015
Must have a flexible schedule and be willing to work overtime, but has great benefits and excellent job security
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Fun work enviroment
IT Externship (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAFebruary 12, 2014
Install opertaing systems
Cloning hard drives
Transfering information to new computers
Upgrading operating systems
Setuping a network
Changing network ports
Pros
Greatest job ever
Cons
Leaving
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Great benefits and retirement plan
Executive Assistant (Former Employee) –  San Diego, CAJuly 30, 2013
The hardest part of the job was lifting boxes filled with copier paper and I enjoyed 90% of everyone I worked with. A typical day at work consisted of sharing not only personal events for upcoming work events with co-workers. I left with a wealth of knowledge about At Will Employees, government vs private industries. It is always better to exercise self-control regardless of how much you believe your co-workers are 'like family.'
Pros
Flexible work hours, as long as deadlines were met, you set your own priorities
Cons
Made to feel incompetent, At Will Employee W/Out Due Process
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Great atmosphere with co-workers/inter-departmental relationships
Office Specialist, - Building Department (Current Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAOctober 22, 2012
Overall a good place to work- initially when the City was in better financial status, the atmosphere and activities were all inclusive and encouraging. When in the last 5 years budgetary constraints and tightening caused major lay-offs, and the change in morale of the workplace.
Pros
used to be the job security of a public-sector job
Cons
the insecurity of a public-sector job
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good place to work
Conservation Specialist (Current Employee) –  CaliforniaSeptember 14, 2012
Good place to work , slow if any mobility up.
Need to be good at internal politics and be willing to go the extra mile, and sometimes even further.
Pros
work is mostly feild work, so little time in the office
Cons
pay increases non-exisitent
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Life Changing
Recreational Specialist (Former Employee) –  Chula Vista, CAJune 12, 2012
1 On the Phone all day
2 how to nagotiate
3 Best training module
4 Very Knowledgable
5 Learning
6 Learning
Pros
open opinions
Cons
no benifits
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