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Dealing with unsavory applicants felons and homeless people

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Branch Manager in Colorado Springs, CO
Current Employee - Branch Manager in Colorado Springs, CO

I have been working at Labor Ready full-time (More than 3 years)

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

Pros

You control the hours outside sales for about 70% of the time but Labor is overpriced and competition is stiff

Cons

Felons, wear and tear on your vehicle, upper management don't care, always hiring staff

Advice to Management

Work in a branch a week

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  1. Very Good Experience

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Baltimore, MD

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Meeting new people and having the satisfaction of putting people to work. Great Benefits, Great Management, and lots of Advancement opportunities within my region.

    Cons

    I have found no Cons to this job

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the Great Work


  2. Horrible Experience

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - General Laborer in Roswell, GA
    Current Contractor - General Laborer in Roswell, GA

    I have been working at Labor Ready as a contractor (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    The pros to working at Labor Ready is that you get money everyday and gain experience in a wide variety of labor fields.

    Cons

    The cons to working at Labor Ready are staff that show favorites even when you are more qualified than the person they sent out and showed up earlier than them; The business is built to milk the worker for every penny they can. It offers no health insurance though the jobs are the hardest jobs a man can think of; They always find ways to take more of your money. For instance a customer of Labor Ready credited me $20 for gas compensation because Labor Ready refused to do so even though the job was 25 miles away from the office. When I got back to Labor Ready to receive my pay and compensation I noticed that Labor Ready took 50% of my gas compensation and claimed that it was regulations to take the 50% of whatever a customer gave extra to me.

    Advice to Management

    Don't be mean and stop looking down on day Laborers, we are people too. If it wasn't for us you will not have a job.


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