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MV Transportation Reviews

Updated Jul 30, 2014

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2.1 53 reviews

26% Approve of the CEO

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Alex Lodde

(27 ratings)

18% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Loved my clients , loved helping people everyday (in 2 reviews)

  • The joy of a client thanking you on your safe and accurate driving (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • Upper management did not support the employee, often siding with the unions to get what they wanted (in 2 reviews)

  • High-pressure work environment, and unsanitary at times (in 2 reviews)

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    depends on your VP

    Assistant General Manager (Current Employee) Chicago, IL

    Prosgood service to others that need it.

    Consprofit hungry company, its all about making money.

    Advice to Senior Managementnone

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    A fiil in job while finding another

    OCTA Bus Driver (Current Employee)

    ProsHealth Insurance seems to be very good

    ConsLittle time w/family, Pay is very low w/ big responsibility, Not a career job!!

    Advice to Senior ManagementThis bus driving job should be paying at least $16.00 to start.

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

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    looks out for everyone except its drivers

    Driver (Former Employee) Redmond, WA

    Prospaid well for what I did thats about all I can say good wise the Mangment seperated them selfs from the people who actually did the work they had no sence of what really goes on

    Consget treated like second class person so called safety meetings were just about as Stupid as could be

    Advice to Senior Managementwalk into traffic or get in touch with the workers instead of staying in your office all day with the door and your mind closed

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Free Class B Training

    Coach Operator (Current Employee) Santa Clarita, CA

    ProsRelatively easy job if you like driving public transit

    ConsUnion Job with lots of personality clashes. Union reps do not necessarily fight for you.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

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

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    Benefits Good Work Place Bad

    Bus Driver (Current Employee) Los Angeles, CA

    ProsGood benefits, Unionized, No grave yard shifts [4:30 am - 10:30pm (Saturday-Sunday) ] that's always a plus, and you can cash out on your unused vacation time and sick pay.

    ConsSome of management gossips with supervisors who gossip with the drivers which creates a messy and hostile work environment.

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

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    cheap

    Mechanic (Current Employee) Austin, TX

    ProsThey are no pros for this hell hole

    Consthey are cheap low ball everything

    Advice to Senior Managementget some training and people skills

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Would have been better if they treated you like a person.

    Maintenance Director (Former Employee) Durham, NC

    ProsBenefits and pay were probably the only things that were of any value. Organization of company helped in running maintenance shop.

    ConsUpper management did not support the employee, often siding with the unions to get what they wanted. They would falsely accuse the employees when they wanted you gone.

    Advice to Senior ManagementLearn to take care of the backbone of the company - your working employees.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Looking for a better career growth company

    Dispatcher (Current Employee) Carson, CA

    ProsIt's a job and they will hire you quick.

    ConsThe training was horrible and the company is very uncaring for the employees

    Advice to Senior Managementpay your employees more and you will get better quality work

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

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    Be careful what you wish for

    Driver (Former Employee) Tulare, CA

    ProsThe co-workers are generally good people

    ConsThe higher management are not very intelligent nor have good customer relation skills

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

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    Good experience

    Safety Manager (Former Employee)

    ProsThe best thing about working there is that the company truly takes care of everything for you. I never had to spend my own money for supplies or travel.

    ConsThe hardest part for me was even though i didnt have kids my family was very important to me and balancing flying out ever week was super hard. especially during a lost in the family,

    Advice to Senior ManagementFind a better work life balance.

    – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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