Happiness score is 74 out of 100
3.5 out of 5 stars.
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ABERDEEN CITY COUNCIL Careers and Employment

Work happiness

Scores based on about 10 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
Do people feel they have the time and location flexibility they need?
Do people feel that they are paid fairly for their work?

About the company

  • Founded
  • Company size
    5,001 to 10,000
  • Revenue
    £75m to £365m (GBP)
  • Industry
    Government & Public Administration
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Salary estimated from 6.8K employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed.

Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 100 reviews and is evolving.



Early Years Practitioner in Aberdeen
on 27 June 2022
A decent place to work
I worked in a local authority nursery for ACC. The pay was good, I felt there was opportunities to develop if that’s what you wanted, and generally had job satisfaction.
Youth Worker in Aberdeen, Aberdeen City
on 12 May 2022
Always support to improve
My line manager was fantastic at supporting and encouraging. My work was fulfilling, productive and very well paid. Was not an easy choice leaving after so long.
Janitor in Aberdeen
on 31 March 2022
Fun work place.
I work in the nursery schools and its been a great experience. Wonderful colleagues with willingness to help you adapt to the job. The team leader has been very helpful. I don't have any regrets working here.
Public lighting operative in Aberdeen
on 17 March 2022
It’s ok nothing exciting
Not a day goes by where there is issues with one thing or another transport , organisation of works ,chops and changes . Recognition ,for works done or achievements the list could go on
refuse loader in Aberdeen
on 27 February 2022
Good place to work
Good job and life balance. Most people were good and management weren’t the worst of people. Some days it was fast paced other Days it was slow. I enjoyed it while it lasted.

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Questions and answers

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Interview insights

Insights from 65 Indeed users who have interviewed with ABERDEEN CITY COUNCIL within the last 5 years.

Average experience
Interview is average
Process takes about a day or two

Interview questions

My interviewer mumbled his was through a list of scenarios. I had to answer as to what I’d do in each scenario.

Shared on 24 May 2019

Look for knowledge of the current situation with local authority and local government funding and the effects this would have on the organisation as well as focusing on your knowledge and experience of the job you are applying for.

Shared on 28 July 2018

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