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It is a good professional company.

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

I like that I'm assured 40 hours, but if I work more I am compensated.

Cons

Sometimes I work a lot of hours.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Peaks and Valleys

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    Current Employee - Manager in Phila, PA
    Current Employee - Manager in Phila, PA

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

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

    Pros

    The peaks are not very high and the valleys are very low. I read a recent review of another company in the same industry and the quote was "no one knows what they are doing or what the direction of the company is" . The same can be said about Aqua. It is not run like a $5B market cap business. It is run by one man who wont let go and even when he "retires" he will still be around. It is run like his own little toy and micro managed down to the light bulbs in the building.

    Cons

    id say see above. I am thankful to have a job. the CEO has rewarded himself greatly over the last few years knowing he is going to retire yet over the life of his tenure his employees have been paid an ABYSMAL salary. Its a joke. So far under the standard across the industry.

    Advice to Management

    Cut out the fluff, stop with the "we are a cutting edge high tech company....One Company philosophy"....all BS. You are a Water Utility. You will only grow when someone wants to sell at or below rate base. which means you are not going to grow by purchasing municipalities that do not want sell and you cannot afford even if they wanted to sell. Pay according to industry standards. Stop the bullying of employees. Morale is so low already. Its obvious and apparent. You have an HR issue ready to explode.


  2. The patch that pays my bills!

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    Current Employee - Facility Operator II in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Facility Operator II in Dallas, TX

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

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

    Pros

    Pay is better than municipalities and they have pretty good benefits.

    Cons

    Constant micro management so you better watch your every step.

    Advice to Management

    If someone is kissing your butt then you should pay close attention to why!!!


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