FirstMerit

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FirstMerit Reviews

43 Reviews
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43 Reviews
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FirstMerit Chairman, President, and CEO Paul G. Greig
Paul G. Greig
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    I enjoyed working here as a teller.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Teller in Canton, OH
    Former Employee - Teller in Canton, OH

    I worked at FirstMerit part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Friendly atmosphere, nice co-workers. Loved getting to know people in the community.

    Cons

    Standing for long times, needing to "sell" clients on investments

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

FirstMerit Interviews

Updated Aug 15, 2014
Updated Aug 15, 2014

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    Payroll Analyst II Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at FirstMerit.

    Interview Details

    I submitted my application and heard nothing for 2-3 MONTHS. I applied in January and I received a call to set up a phone interview in April. Phone interview & 2 in-person interviews in 1 week. The following Monday, they called to offer me the position. However, I declined, because I accepted a better position elsewhere.

    Interview Questions
    Reasons for Declining

    Accepted a better offer at another company

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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Additional Info

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Website www.firstmerit.com
Headquarters Akron, OH
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1962
Type Company - Public (FMER)
Industry Finance
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

FirstMerit Corporation is the holding company for FirstMerit Bank, which provides retail and commercial banking services through more than 150 branches in Ohio and western Pennsylvania, and about another 50 in the Chicago area. Serving local consumers and small to midsized businesses, the bank provides standard services such as deposit accounts, credit and debit cards, and loans. The bank and its subsidiaries also offer wealth management, securities brokerage, equipment lease financing, insurance, and trust services. FirstMerit entered the Chicago market in early 2010 by... More

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