Adecco
3.1 of 5 199 reviews
www.adecco.com Glattbrugg, Switzerland 5000+ Employees

Adecco Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014

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68% Approve of the CEO

Adecco CEO Baron Patrick G. De Maeseneire

Baron Patrick G. De Maeseneire

(60 ratings)

59% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Friendly and informal work environment, enough freedom"
    in 8 reviews
  • "Easy to keep good work/life balance"
    in 4 reviews
Cons:
  • "Low salaries, Luck of IT tools, No benefits"
    in 6 reviews
  • "No growth potential, very corporate and upper management run"
    in 6 reviews
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Amazing experience! They try to put you at the right place

Mechanical Technician (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at Adecco full-time for less than a year

ProsAmazing people to work with. Would recommend

ConsNot many downsides to this company. They help you succeed

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

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Contract (Current Employee)
Modesto, CA

I have been working at Adecco as a contractor for more than a year

ProsVery good to get a foot in the door

ConsNot enough work to be sent out on

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great experience, I've worked here for close to 3 years now and I've held several positions.

Recruiter (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Adecco full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGreat place to work, with an excellent atmosphere, lots of opportunity for growth and solid leadership with industry experience.

ConsCompensation might not be as competitive as other agencies.

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

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5 star

Ag Technogist (Former Employee)
Brimfield, IL

I worked at Adecco full-time for more than a year

Proseasy to get along with

Consno cons to speak of

Advice to Senior Managementno advice to management

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Job contracts are few.

Service Tech (Current Employee)
Madison, WI

I have been working at Adecco as a contractor for less than a year

ProsSalary is what is expected.

ConsCan not negotiate salary or the number hours of work.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Decent company, but lacking in benefits. Not sure what value they provide since they're just the middle men for my job.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Adecco as a contractor for less than a year

ProsNone that I can think of.

ConsNo real value since most of the value came from my contract company.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Generally pretty awesome, they are lazy with paper work though

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Portland, OR

I worked at Adecco as a contractor for more than a year

Prosfun interesting projects, room for growth

Conscontract work is always scary

Advice to Senior ManagementOn site managers are not doing their jobs, please give more oversight

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Adecco

ProsThey work hard for their employees.

ConsI have nothing negative to say

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great

Merchandiser (Current Employee)
Little Rock, AR

I have been working at Adecco full-time for more than a year

ProsHad a nice merchandiser job through them, very professional company

ConsThere were no cons for working at Adecco. They were always very helpful and prompt. They were always available via email and phone.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Pharmacy Tech (Current Employee)
Jackson, MS

I have been working at Adecco part-time for more than 3 years

ProsPay, Flexible hours, friendly staff, Good People, and Nice work environment.

ConsYou do not get paid holidays off. If you work on a Holiday you get time and a half.

Advice to Senior Managementnone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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