Wackenhut
2.7 of 5 59 reviews
www.wackenhut.com Palm Beach Gardens, FL 5000+ Employees

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Not a good company to work for

Security Officer (Former Employee)
Virginia Beach, VA

I worked at Wackenhut full-time for more than 5 years

ProsNone. disapprove this is a very disappointing com.

ConsEverything, nothing good to say about the company.

Advice to Senior ManagementConsider your employees as humans

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Training provided by this company

Armed Security Officer (Former Employee)
Springfield, MA

I worked at Wackenhut full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: provide training, good working locations, professional management. Cons: too much paperwork to get hired with company, even if… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Okay at times but TERRIBLE at other times. Never expect the job, position, or shift to be what you applied for.

Site Supervisor (Former Employee)

I worked at Wackenhut full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: If you are blessed enought to obtain a great sight where the clients & the… Cons: Promises to advance but never make good on them &… Advice to Senior Management: Needs to learn how to be more professional, caring of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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