Waste Management

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At a crossroads for WM company employees

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Waste Management full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Huge company, many divisions, financially strong, lots of opportunities (especially if one's open to relocation) across the country. Has traditionally been very generous to it's employees, and formerly enjoyed a great reputation as a great place to work.

Cons

Many company functions are becoming centralized, which causes significant loss of "local" talents and relationships. This is do to cost-cutting, even though all the information put out by the company always seems to be rolling in dough.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Why keep dumping the people who do the real work?

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Changing for the worse...

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    Current Employee - Account Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Waste Management full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Strong learning potential, committed to environmental excellence,

    Cons

    Sales direction based purely on increasing the average price per customer, leadership lacks direction

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn to appreciate the veterans on staff for their experience.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Fast paced, busy most of the day

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    Former Employee - SCALE ATTENDANT in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - SCALE ATTENDANT in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at Waste Management full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    The pay was decent for an entry level position, you stay busy most of the day & is a relaxed environment.

    Cons

    Scalehouse can get really congested, customers get irritated with the wait, poor communication between shifts, scheduling was a constant battle.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better training.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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