Hertz Reviews in Palo Alto, CA

1,716 Reviews
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1,716 Reviews
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Hertz Interim CEO Brian P. MacDonald
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Pros
  • Fast paced work environment, never a dull day that sure beats a cubical (in 65 reviews)

  • There is a lot of opportunity for advancement in a short amount of time here at hertz (in 26 reviews)


Cons
  • The company has implemented a work life balance schedule that makes it better for all (in 90 reviews)

  • sometimes there are long hours but also can be a pro due to company being busy (in 262 reviews)

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    management trainee

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    Former Employee - Hertz Management Trainee in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Hertz Management Trainee in Palo Alto, CA

    I worked at Hertz full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    great benefits and advancement is there if you really try hard

    Cons

    low pay and this is not a typical 9-5 job.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    High Stress, Low Pay

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Management Trainee in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Management Trainee in Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at Hertz full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    -drive alot of cars
    -learn how to run a business
    -great way to develop management and time skills
    -great face to face interaction

    Cons

    -short staffed/ high turnover
    -low company morale
    -no appreciation for employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Actually care for your employees. It goes a long way. For the time I have been here, the co workers and people I have come in contact with are great. The culture is whats wrong. employees are seen as a number not as an asset.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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