Manpower
3.1 of 5 581 reviews
www.manpowergroup.com Milwaukee, WI 5000+ Employees

Manpower Reviews

Updated Jul 8, 2014
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3.1 581 reviews

                             

67% Approve of the CEO

Manpower CEO Jonas Prising

Jonas Prising

(12 ratings)

56% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Management is very understanding about keeping the work/life balance"
    in 22 reviews
  • "good employee benefits and friendly working environment"
    in 16 reviews
Cons:
  • "Wish some of the assignments would turn into full time"
    in 11 reviews
  • "Promised permanent placement but upper management did not follow though"
    in 10 reviews
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    great company for temporary employment

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Proseasy to register and work

    Conssome jobs are not fun

    Advice to Senior Managementeasier website would be nice, but certainly not unuseable

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    Great

    BioTech Support (Current Employee)
    Rockville, MD

    ProsI enjoy working with serval different recuriters from different locals.

    ConsDid not have enough long term employments.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGreat leader and strong Trouble shooter.

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

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    Great Place to work at!!

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat people and Great boss

    ConsThe phones do not ever stop ringing but it comes with the job of helping others to get jobs

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    My experience at Manpower

    Recruiter (Former Employee)
    Irvine, CA

    ProsGreat environment, very team oriented with plenty of support at your fingertips

    ConsAdministrative duties are innefficient to overall productivity. Need a better workload distribitution.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWork on distributing workload to accomodate sales goals and employee expectations.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    I am very proficient for manpower

    Production Worker (Current Employee)
    Pineville, LA

    ProsBest reason to work here is togain experience and knowledge.

    ConsChallenges for this company working with other employees that are lazy.

    – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat place to work they find you work in a timely manor.

    ConsBecause it is temp your assignments sometimes end unexpectedly.

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    Great Place to Work

    Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsManpower is a great place to work. They develop from within, turning each employee into a true asset. In turn they promote from within as well once an individual has peaked development on their current role.

    ConsThe work is hard, but the reward is great. Expectations are set very high but are not unobtainable.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNo advice... keep it up

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

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    Great company to work for

    Project Administrative/Project Coordinator (Current Employee)
    Portland, OR

    ProsThey had me placed on a job shortly after applying with them. They were very flexible with my vacation requests.

    ConsTheir paid vacation time accrual of 1500 hrs is alot.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Experis was able to keep me working steady for one client on a specialized project

    Engineer (Former Employee)

    ProsExperis has multiple coverage and several methods of contacting them.

    ConsFinding the right person to contact.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    The people make the difference

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsStaffers are friendly and polite, the level of professionalism is high.

    ConsNot all assignments turn out to be long enough.

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

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