On average, employees at Caltrans give their company a 4.4 rating out of 5.0 - which is 12% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest Caltrans employees are Transportation Engineers submitting an average rating of 4.1.
"Not a great place to work. Low morale and abusive culture."
"Management develop a comradery relationship with employees, has open door policy, encourages staff to move up. Provide room for learning and encourages training and development through rotation policy."
"Excellent government agency to work for with endless opportunities if you work smart and hard and out more into the system than you take. Opportunities will arise especially as I observed early in my career with the top managers of the time!"
"Civil service can be a very rewarding job, but it's not for everyone. It's very stable employment, but bureaucracy doesn't leave a whole lot of room to develop outside of one's current role."
"I have worked for State of Ca for past 32 years."
"I am not familiar with Jabot. I hope i get to know the company in the later time."
"This is the type of company I am eager to work for."
"I have worked for the California Department of Transportation since April of 2018. I have worked in two different units, and both units were great to worth with. The employees were helpful and taught me how they work with engineering in their field. I have worked in Encroachment Permits and then for Traffic Operations. I was able to see the difference in work for each unit. It was easy to get along with and loved to catch up with employees as I would see them."
"CalTrans Provides alternative schedules for work-life balance Friendly coworkers, lax work-environment, my supervisor offer great advice. Some co-workers are not as focused as others but it didn't create a hostile work environment."
"Overall good, the working with the state is very good. All it was temporary job for me."
"CALTRANS is a large metropolitan transportation state agency. I was proud to be a part of 2 large projects in the area. One in La Mesa, the Bus Washing building and the Carmel Valley freeway project."
"The people here are very kind and not the type to throw you under the bus. Overall, people work hard and try to get things done despite some bureaucracy."
"I have worked for Caltrans IT from 2012 to 2013 as a contractor with title Sr.SAP BOBJ Developer. The corporate office is located in Sacramento, CA. The great people, nice office environment, and flexible work hours was perks. The location is more commute friendly for employees using the Caltrans transportation train ( more lucrative is the discount on the monthly pass for employees). There is room for growth for the employees for enhancing new skills. The office space is well equipped with all the necessary artifacts.Would overall recommend to every one."
"I've worked for CalTrans since May 2013.Inspected construction per contractor and pay items on multiple highway projects. Prepared designdrawing such as construction details, cross sections and vertical profiles. Collected and recorded projectfield data for the design and overlay of roadways. Reviewed design exceptions and design checklistsbased on the Highway Design Manual."
"Safe and friendly place to work. Job security, and cheerful employees."
Caltrans has an overall rating of 4.4 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 31 Caltrans Review Ratings left anonymously by Caltrans employees, which is 13% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 97% of employees would recommend working at Caltrans.
Caltrans employees earn $59,500 annually on average, or $29 per hour, which is 10% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 15 Caltrans employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find Caltrans Salaries by Job Title.
97% of employees would recommend working at Caltrans with the overall rating of 4.4 out of 5. Employees also rated Caltrans 4.2 out of 5 for Company Culture, 4.2 for Rewards You Receive, 4.2 for Growth Opportunities and 4.3 for support you get.
According to our data, the highest paying job at Caltrans is a Equipment Services Project Manager at $115,000 annually. Browse Caltrans Salaries by Job Profile.
According to our data, the lowest paying job at Caltrans is a Public Affairs Specialist at $20,000 annually. Browse Caltrans Salaries by Job Profile.
According to reviews on CareerBliss, employees commonly rated the pros of working at Caltrans to be Company Culture, Growth Opportunities, People You Work With and Person You Work For, and no cons.
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