AAMCO Reviews

Updated May 19, 2015
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  1. Store Manager

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field One Mechanical Adjuster in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Field One Mechanical Adjuster in Columbus, OH

    I worked at AAMCO (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Daytime hours No two days are the same

    Cons

    Lack of Certified Techinians

    Advice to Management

    Listen to Store Managers that make you money


  2. Regional Manager

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at AAMCO

    Pros

    Worked for the company for 4 years

    Cons

    High turnover and not the very best for a work and family environment.


  3. Center manager

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at AAMCO

    Pros

    Good name and system, independence on day to day operation. Monday they Friday, home in evenings. No weekends or evenings..

    Cons

    Ownership is never involved and when they are they have no idea what's going on. Nothing is ever good enough


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  5. Helpful (1)

    AAMCO Franchise employee.

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - OUTSIDE SALES in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - OUTSIDE SALES in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at AAMCO full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Like meeting and talking with people every day. Enjoy not being in a cubicle of an office all day.

    Cons

    No benefits whatsoever. Requires driving your own vehicle upwards of 50+ miles every day for minimum of 5 days per week.

    Advice to Management

    Franchisees should be required to follow all labor laws for all employees, specifically thinking about 40 hour work week and pay for all time worked.


  6. Depending on the Franchise Owner(s), it can be awesome, or pure hell!

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Center Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Center Manager in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at AAMCO full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    As a center manager for two facilities for many years, I can tell you that if the owners and ad-pool contributors can simply get the phone to ring, and if YOU do your dob and ASK for referrals, you can (or at least used to) make som serious income here. Our centers enjoyed a very high authorization rate, a high invoice count, and I worked with our vendors to allows us deeper discounts and better price points. If your R&R crew and builders can do the job, you can deliver the units and collect a good check. Corporate involvement was good while not being over-bearing, and the owner can make or break your center

    Cons

    Lets face it, you are dealing with angry depressed people every day that typically believe that you are out to rake them over the coals. If you don't have a strong stomach for customer service, and a strong sales background this job may not be for you.

    Advice to Management

    It may be vastly different now, as I was at my centers many years ago. (last year there was 2000)
    Advice to owners: Allow the center managers to do the job you hired them to do. If you want to control all aspects of the business, do not hire a professional sales and customer service manager.


  7. Helpful (1)

    Great optimism fir this great brand!

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Horsham, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Horsham, PA

    I have been working at AAMCO full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Love the direction the company is going. New executive team are on top of their game and really moving things in a very positive direction. The new AAMCO University recently announced reinforces the companies commitment yo employees and franchisees. My job us now very interesting again.

    Cons

    None at this stage. I'm optimistic.

    Advice to Management

    Keep going, you are making great strides. Our career depends on your decisions and success.


  8. It's up to you

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - CSM in Capistrano Beach, CA
    Current Employee - CSM in Capistrano Beach, CA

    I have been working at AAMCO full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    As a manager, the sky is the limit if you take care of your customers

    Cons

    technical setbacks, incorrect parts being shipped causing delays

    Advice to Management

    Each center is unique


  9. Helpful (1)

    I use to work Here for a while.

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Manager in Sacramento, CA
    Former Employee - Customer Service Manager in Sacramento, CA

    I worked at AAMCO full-time (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Depending on the location, which is really important because they are all owned and operated but franchise owners. Some good some bad. I treated customers with respect and integrity. Good service and options

    Cons

    Management was going downhill and slipping the customer a bill for a higher amount was done from corporate


  10. Franchisee employee

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - General Manager
    Former Employee - General Manager

    I worked at AAMCO full-time (More than 10 years)

    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The work schedule afforded me an opportunity to be there for my sons and an adequate compensation to meet our family needs.

    Cons

    Advancement is non-existent unless you open your own store, which requires alot of money. Most franchisees offer no benefits.

    Advice to Management

    Call me. I need a letter of recommendation. If the right person sees this you know who I am.


  11. Helpful (1)

    Do not believe all you are told.

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technician in Mooresville, NC
    Former Employee - Technician in Mooresville, NC

    I worked at AAMCO full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The benefit to being involved with AAMCO is the experience in the business. They do have many marketing suggestions.

    Cons

    The ideas they present usually cost the franchisee money up front and they do not increase the margins you work with. They are more concerned with increasing your Gross sales without consideration to the profit margins they create.

    Advice to Management

    consider some national advertising that would benefit all the franchisees.



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