Durham County Council
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Durham County Council Careers and Employment

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  • Company size
    more than 10,000
  • Revenue
    £500m to £1bn
  • Industry
    Government & Public Administration
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Project Coordinator (Contract) in Durham
on 16 October 2020
Caring and trying to improve practices, processes and systems
Project Manager and project lead very supportive.Caring atmosphere.Ongoing training.Trying to move with the times i.e. new building, work from home.Implementing best tools to manage work.Poor management of a particular business are allowed it to lag behind.
Support worker full time in Durham
on 13 May 2021
work satisfaction
really enjoyed my time wirh Durham county coucil they were a great company could approach management at anytime they would help you were they could just a problem emmbracing care took over supported housing
clean and green, GARDENER 1 in Durham
on 8 May 2021
Only on the agency cutting grass on john deere,
Enjoy my work for durham county council, enjoy learning from my manager and charge hand, got kept on right through untill the start of the grass cutting this time, I really appreciated it, I only wish I had been there at 20 years old instead of going to an awful foundry and wwasting my whole working life, but thats life.
Strategic Director Resources in County Hall
on 30 March 2021
Great Council led by great leaders.
The best job I could have hoped to be in upon my retirement. I loved every single day. Both members and officers were totally committed to providing excellent services for the people of County Durham.
CLEANER in Framwellgate Moor ED
on 7 October 2020
Fun working environment.
I really did enjoy my job and honestly i was very grateful to work with an amazing team. The caretaker who is so good at his job. He made me feel this sense of belonging and it was difficult when i was leaving due to moving house.
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