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Updated January 21, 2015
Updated January 21, 2015
40 Reviews
3.6
40 Reviews
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  1.  

    Does not care about their long term employees

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at GAF

    Pros

    Pays well and gives you annual merit increases.

    Cons

    Will lay you off no matter how long you have been there. Only cares about making money not their employees.

  2.  

    No Loyalty

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Department in Wayne, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Department in Wayne, NJ

    I worked at GAF full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Some very talented people. Used to be great place to work.

    Cons

    Poor Senior Management. Run very lean. Poor benefits. Lot of cronyism at the top.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You claim that your employees are your biggest asset, yet your actions speak differently. You should really take a look at your culture, it's gone down hill.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Good company

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at GAF

    Pros

    Fair treatment, opportunity for advancement if willing to relocate.

    Cons

    Male dominated industry, slow growth industry

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on product, and customer service

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  5.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at GAF

    Pros

    Salary, work culture, people are great to work with, location of the corporate is very nice.

    Cons

    Benefits are not that great. No growth for Employees, No promotions.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Almost a decade in and a great growing and learning experience for my career

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at GAF as a contractor (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    fun atmosphere, flexible work schedules, easy commute, travelling

    Cons

    tight work spaces, not enough parking, no raises, department politics

    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Ok

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    tuition reimbursement, work life balance

    Cons

    Poor management, rude staff members

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your employees, create better lines of communication

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Overall great just poor management

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Fontana, CA
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Fontana, CA

    I worked at GAF full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    The company over all is a good company to work for just the supervisor is very unprofessional and management has turned a cheek on the situation.

    Cons

    No room for growth and not recognized for a job well done.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Warranty Service Representative in Wayne, NJ
    Former Employee - Warranty Service Representative in Wayne, NJ

    I worked at GAF full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Company values, Employees, Atmosphere, Work/Family balance, Management

    Cons

    Time off policies for temporary employees, Personal growth, need a bachelors degree for customer Service

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Forgettable

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at GAF full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Solid financially. Very results orientated.

    Cons

    Used to stand for something, now just a bunch of sheep. The talent level has went way down in the last 4 years.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try walking the talk

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    Marketing Consultant

    Current Employee - Marketing Consultant in Wayne, NJ
    Current Employee - Marketing Consultant in Wayne, NJ

    I have been working at GAF as a contractor

    Pros

    -great people
    -pay well
    -lean teams
    -welcoming co workers
    - good location to nyc

    Cons

    - unbalanced resources
    - hard to move up
    - maybe to lean for some departments
    - older building
    -not many food options

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