FirstMerit
2.5 of 5 28 reviews
www.firstmerit.com Akron, OH 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Good Place to Work

Vice President (Current Employee)
Akron, OH

ProsCompensation
Location
People
Training
Benefits
Ability to get the job done

ConsMerger issues
Growth Issues
Management Changes, Employee turnover

Advice to Senior ManagementReduce Management Changes

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Fast-paced and stressful

    Teller (Former Employee)
    Akron, OH

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


    Pros: No sales quota, opportunities for career advancement, decent pay, works with students schedules. The ability to pick up more hours… Cons: no job security and horrible loss prevention. They do not adequately train anyone with the exception of the personal bankers about First Merit products… Advice to Senior Management: Stop making your employees work off the clock. You cut the ABM's out of a job to save expenses yet bought out other branches for… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    look elsewhere

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Akron, OH

    I have been working at FirstMerit full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: In the past there were opportunities for advancement, decent health care and a pension plan, average… Cons: If you are your supervisors best friend, go out and… Advice to Senior Management: Have outside reviews of employee performance, you can coach me but it is not fair that I can't get… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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