City of Greater Geelong

City of Greater Geelong

3.9
3.8824 out of 5

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1 out of 51.0
6 months ago

Maternal and Child Health Nurse

Jun 2021

Maternal and Child Health Nurse

Victoria, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role,

Incompetent and uncaring management

The good things

Colleauges kind and friendly.
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The challenges

Managment very harsh with no positive feedback or concern for staff well being
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5 out of 55.0
2 years ago

Customer Service Role

Mar 2020

Customer Service Role

Geelong VIC, Australia

Great place to challenge yourself to grow and improve

The good things

Great people and work culture
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The challenges

Demanding general public
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2 out of 52.0
2 years ago

Family Services

Jan 2020

Family Services

Geelong VIC, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role, current employee

Don't expect much.

The good things

Training/professional development. Above award wages. Well resourced.
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The challenges

Lack of support from direct and upper management.Continuous difficulties with technology access and gliches
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2 out of 52.0
2 years ago

Engineering Role

Nov 2019

Engineering Role

Geelong VIC, Australia

Extremely unprofessional and backward management, outdated approach in many aspects.

The good things

Some good people there, and a good social club
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The challenges

Management is stale 30yrs in same place inadequate typical case of good on paper bad in reality, technology backward and unprofessional. Threatened by new approaches or technical details.
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Landscape Maintenance Labourer

Nov 2019

Landscape Maintenance Labourer

Geelong VIC, Australia
7 to 8 years in the role, former employee

Working with good people

The good things

Good work life balance
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The challenges

Management and nepotism
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Home and Community Care Worker

Nov 2019

Home and Community Care Worker

Bellarine VIC, Australia
5 to 6 years in the role, former employee

Overall a good employee

The good things

Casual employment was flexible
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The challenges

Repetitive manual labor
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

N/A

Nov 2019

N/A

Geelong VIC, Australia
9 to 10 years in the role, former employee

Enjoyable but left due to lack executive leadership / support

The good things

Good people Good benefits.. salary sacrifice
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The challenges

Poor leadership at executive Multi office locations
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5 out of 55.0
2 years ago

City Services Worker

Oct 2019

City Services Worker

Geelong VIC, Australia
9 to 10 years in the role, current employee

Could not recommend this organization more.

The good things

Many opportunities for staff development, training, upskilling and secondment roles. Supportive management, wonderful work colleges, family-friendly, not stressful or overworked. The best company I have worked more, made being a single working parent possible. Managers putting lots of work into gender equity in City Services.
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The challenges

Moving from an out door manual role into an admin role although retraining opportunities are available.
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2 out of 52.0
2 years ago

Office Administrator

Sep 2019

Office Administrator

Geelong VIC, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role, former employee

There are certain areas of this organisation where I would not be prepared to work again

The good things

With the exception of management you generally work with mostly good people.
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The challenges

Working for team leaders, coordinators and managers who have been internally promoted well above their capabilities. It is an organisation where who you know is more important than what you know.
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Accounts Payable Officer

Sep 2019

Accounts Payable Officer

City of Greater Geelong, VIC, Australia

Very good

The good things

good work environment
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The challenges

Beuricracies in work process
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