Orkin Reviews

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Orkin CEO, COO & President Gary Rollins
Gary Rollins
37 Ratings
  • Good company to work for.

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    I worked at Orkin full-time (less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    The company offers an excellant training program. There is a good opportunity to advance within the company if you perform well. Branch management is always open to help you if you are struggling.

    Cons

    Crawling underneath houses and dealing with wildlife.

Orkin Interviews

Updated Mar 28, 2015

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    Branch Manager Interview

    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 8 weeksinterviewed at Orkin.

    Interview

    Horribly long process and full of steps like a meeting with the company shrink (Yes, a contracted psychologist). The company justifies the long process but for the position it seems unreasonable and exceeds the expectation for what is reasonable.

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing was difficult or unexpected but it was the length of the process.   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    All in all, it was not a good fit.

Orkin Awards & Accolades

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Training Top 125, Training, 2012
Training Top 125, Training, 2009
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Additional Info

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Website www.orkin.com
Headquarters Atlanta, GA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1975
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Business Services
Revenue $5 to $10 million (USD) per year

When Orkin calls, bugs go belly up. A subsidiary of Rollins, Orkin and its sister companies provide insect, rodent, and termite control services to more than 1.7 million commercial and residential customers, mainly in the US but also elsewhere in the Americas, Asia, and in the Middle East. Together with its affiliates, Orkin has more than 400 branch offices. The company offers its services under the Acurid, Orkin, PCO Services, and Western Pest Services brand names. Orkin was founded in 1901 by Otto Orkin, who launched his extermination empire by selling rat killer... More

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