FirstEnergy

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FirstEnergy Reviews

Updated Feb 16, 2014
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3.0 103 reviews

54% Approve of the CEO

FirstEnergy President, CEO and Director Anthony J. Alexander

Anthony J. Alexander

(61 ratings)

51% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good pay, fairly good benefits, a lot of good people(in 8 reviews)

  • Offered good pay compared to other call centers in the area(in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • Long hours -- there is no work/life balance(in 6 reviews)

  • upper management is disconnected from the day to day operations(in 6 reviews)

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    Strong management, Great Company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFamily friendly, team atmosphere, interesting work...quality of life in Akron area

    ConsReduced benefits the last few years

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    FirstEnergy is a reputable company with growth opportunities for those willing to work smart and hard.

    Senior Distribution Engineer (Current Employee) Akron, OH

    ProsFirstEnergy has competitive benefits and they consistently pay out incentive compensation bonus.

    ConsFirstEnergy, like many utilities, is structured and does not allow much room for creativity.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWhen employees are promoted out of order, or given preferential treatment, it is obvious to the rest of the Corporation, which takes the motivation and drive out of employees.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Security shift supervisor

    Security Shift Supervisor (Current Employee) Oak Harbor, OH

    ProsSupervising people can bee rewarding and the money its great

    ConsNo cons except favoritism among men.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe fair to all your workers. Don't reward employees using the good old boy approach.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    great company to work for

    Clerk (Current Employee) Shippingport, PA

    Prospay's great - lots of long time employees - great opportunities for young people - lots of potential for the right person

    Conslong hours - good opportunities for former military especially US Navy nukes - located in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Could not ask for a better place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFlexwork from home, competitive salary and benefits

    ConsContinual reorganization leaves environment a bit unsettled.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Great place to work and have a career

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFriendly enviroment, Fantastic benefits, good management

    Consinterview process was very long

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