Scotts Miracle-Gro

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Scotts Miracle-Gro Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014
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3.3 158 reviews

70% Approve of the CEO

Scotts Miracle-Gro Chairman, President, and CEO Jim Hagedorn

Jim Hagedorn

(105 ratings)

62% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great Staff, Good Pay, and a Great Culture(in 10 reviews)

  • Provides good benefits to employees and good work environment(in 8 reviews)


Cons
  • Very long hours and no chance to make any decent money for at least 3 months(in 9 reviews)

  • Sometimes difficult to achieve work/ life balance(in 5 reviews)

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    Great Place to work!

    Merchandiser (Former Employee) Cincinnati, OH

    ProsVery flexible with hours. Pay was good.

    ConsWorked 50+ hours a week

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

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    Na

    Intern (Former Employee) Marysville, OH

    ProsThe people there are great

    ConsCompany doesn't hire the interns

    Advice to Senior ManagementNa

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

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    A wonderful co. to work for.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsThe pay rate is great.

    ConsNo down side.. Good place.

    Advice to Senior ManagementA good company to work with.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great environment and place to work

    Finance Intern (Current Employee) Marysville, OH

    ProsGreat benefits for full time employees
    Good pay
    Challenging environment and the people are very nice and helpful
    Getting a great experience as an intern

    ConsSeasonal work with busy times around quarter and year ends. Pretty bad at getting new employees set up with what they need (laptop, phone, email, etc.) time wise. A lot of restructuring so the corporate structure is always changing.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPretty good management from my experience. N/A

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Company

    Sales Manager (Current Employee) Cincinnati, OH

    ProsFun and challenging career. Great work environment

    Conshours can get long during the busy season

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Company to work for and is perfect for me on weekends

    Sales and Product Counselor (Current Employee) Wichita, KS

    ProsTeaching customers about the products and what to use and when to use it to get the maximum potetial and a beautiful lawn.

    ConsPeople who are who they are

    Advice to Senior ManagementMy Manager is a good asset to the company, he has time management team work product knowledge and the ability to share all this info with his employees.

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

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    Amazing Company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsIt is a wonderful company, and I wish I had a full-time job with Scotts

    Consit's a seasonal position as a merchandiser

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

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    Scotts Miracle-Gro - great company to work for!

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Marysville, OH

    ProsFrom career opportunities, benefits, senior management, and job security, SMG provides wonderful opportunities to hard-working team players.

    ConsIf I had to choose one.. location of HQ.

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

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    Amazing experience, one of the best places to build a career.

    Internal Auditor (Former Employee) Columbus, OH

    ProsGreat group of people in the finance department.

    ConsCompany is very dependent on the season/weather.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Company to Work For!

    Sales Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsFlexibility. Exciting. Challenging. Creative. Great Company Perks.

    ConsLong Hours while in Full Season. Hard to Balance Office and Field Work.

    Advice to Senior ManagementRealize that budget cuts are not always beneficial to success.

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

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