Gexa Energy
2.6 of 5 17 reviews
www.gexaenergy.com Houston, TX 150 to 499 Employees

Gexa Energy Reviews

Updated Mar 17, 2014
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2.6 17 reviews

                             

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Brian Landrum

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44% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Gexa is a great place to work especially if you are new to the energy industry.

Associate Business Analyst (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Gexa Energy full-time for more than a year

ProsThere are a lot of great people to work with at Gexa.

ConsTheir systems and processes are a mess, but make for a good learning experience.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It is a great company to excel. If you want to move into a career, they offer many opportunites for you to do so.

Credit Analyst (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at Gexa Energy full-time for more than 5 years

Prosvery professional and although some companies do not have it, Gexa offers a great work/life balance experience!

ConsNot much negative to say

Advice to Senior ManagementAcknowledge your employees and if an employee files a complaint about management, please look into it. Don't think because you have the complaint that changes the situation. Often times, it just gets worse.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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It was great and such family atmosphere

Sales Associate Customer Service Representative (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at Gexa Energy part-time for less than a year

Prosthey were fun and exciting and easy work

Constime off policy stinks, and hopefully you dont get sick much, may lose your job

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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It's okay

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Gexa Energy

ProsLots of opportunities throughout the company

ConsLots of stress and lack of direction from management

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Small company with ample opportunity to be recognized for contributions.

Associate Business Analyst (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Gexa Energy full-time for more than a year

ProsSmall company with low level of stratification from senior management.

ConsPay isn't that great; go into Oil and Gas for more $$$

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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horrible company and horrible management in EVERY DEPARTMENT

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at Gexa Energy full-time for more than a year

ProsThere are none. There is absolutely NOTHING good about this company.

Conseverything, the people, the leadership, the work ethic (or lack there of). Managers are only looking out for themselves, none of the managers are capable of cultivating their employees nor are they interested in any such assistance. The company has unreasonable expectations and doesn't give the employees the tools and systems needed to meet those goals. Horrible, high stress and low moral.

Advice to Senior ManagementThey all need to be fired. It's just a bad environment in general. My advice to management would be to kill themselves.

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 company ruined by lousy senior management

Senior Financial Leader (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at Gexa Energy full-time for more than a year

ProsGexa is a good company in and of itself. They are a stable REP as they are wholly owned by Nextera Energy out of Florida

ConsDifficult to find skillsets that will stay in retail power. Brutal environment.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your people. They are your greatest asset.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Out with the old ... In with the new

Customer Service Lead (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at Gexa Energy full-time for more than 3 years

ProsStepping stone into the deregulated energy industry.

ConsFavortism blantanly obvious, a few incompetent supervisors

Advice to Senior ManagementTake a long hard look at your supervisors.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Horrible place to work

Customer Service Representative (Current Employee)
Tomball, TX

I have been working at Gexa Energy full-time for more than 5 years

ProsSteady paycheck get to knw the way electricity works

ConsWow sups get some that knw wat there doin like 2 sups the rest of them don't knw ep from gems relies on her team lead to help them and they arent not educated in how thigs work they rely on offline or rep assist qa has to get there stuff together k and her team really dont put ust on hold? Take calls before u say stupidity..and our leader just walks around looking for fixes fo emerald oursystem

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease listen to ur lower people crs....and dont fire people who knw what there doing and teach new class the proper way to do things...u have unqualified people in other positions that should be regular csr

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

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Respect for others / Commitment to Excellence / Do the right thing

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Gexa Energy

ProsAlways trying to do the right thing. Salaries are competative with the marketplace. Pay is based on performance. Small group of employees who have a loud voice try to bring the company down but for the most part employees like working there.

ConsThose that complain about the company never bring a solution. There are some employees who have flown under the radar and have extended their stay too long.

Advice to Senior ManagementTake action on employees who bring the company down.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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