Standard Parking

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Standard Parking Reviews

Updated September 8, 2014
Updated September 8, 2014
51 Reviews
2.6
51 Reviews
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Standard Parking President, CEO, and Director Jim Wilhelm
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  1.  

    I enjoyed my work and the Co. was fair to me always

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    Former Employee - Parrking Enforcemeent Ofc  in  Palm Springs, CA
    Former Employee - Parrking Enforcemeent Ofc in Palm Springs, CA

    I worked at Standard Parking full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    We worked hard and played hard

    Cons

    people don't like getting parking citations

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    GREAT WORK PLACE

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    Current Employee - Lot Attendant/Cashier  in  Traverse City, MI
    Current Employee - Lot Attendant/Cashier in Traverse City, MI

    I have been working at Standard Parking part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    our site is very laid back, very comfortable work enviorment, independent work, set schedules, and flexable hours, also you are gaurenteed at least a cost of living raise every year. you get holiday pay which is double time vs time an a half. usually the people who do work here stay for long periods of time, specifically our one employee who has been here for 9 years and its a very warm and family like business. all about satifying the customers and helping them with needs to make their visit pleasurable. its nice to feel like your boss vaules and appreciates you and your work ethic. also our site manager is very will to teach, learn, and help out his employees also our site manager is all about encouraging personal achievements and growth as a person. i have personal hae never had a better job with a better boss. i love my job and our management at our site and co-workers. along with other co-workers they are very welcoming and accepting and eager to teach... everyone is a team player, its like a giant family and couldnt ask for better. plus can be transfered to other sites.

    Cons

    midnights arent the greatest have to work in all weather conditions even extreme, no benefits, no full time status, no room for promotions, no proformance raise. machines go down frequently. our site manager is wonderful and very approachable but district/regional manager never seen or met them.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    it would be nice to recieve benefits and have the chance of full time. properly running machinery. proformence raises would be delightful.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    good, no stress job

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Standard Parking

    Pros

    great work life balance
    no stress

    Cons

    no real place to go

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Standard Parking employees are well knowing of customer service.

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    Former Employee - Valet Attendant  in  Glendale, CA
    Former Employee - Valet Attendant in Glendale, CA

    I worked at Standard Parking part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The reason to work for Standard Parking is Valet.

    Cons

    Sometimes employees do not tend to get along.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do Not Party or date employees.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Sometimes

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    Current Employee - Special Event Attendant  in  Landover, MD
    Current Employee - Special Event Attendant in Landover, MD

    I have been working at Standard Parking part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Easy Work: The job is basically directing cars into a parking lot
    Interacting With Customers: Tailgaters are fun and energized
    Laid back environment: You can talk to other employees and customers while on the job.
    Break length

    Great job if you're looking for a a little extra cash. Supervisors don't breathe down your neck about every detail. If you are a trusted and responsible employee your judgement calls are accepted and not questioned when solving problems.

    Cons

    Supervisors aren't always prepared as they should be. Sometimes they are just as confused as the employees are on really busy days.
    Standing for a long period of time but thats just part of the job.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Training could be better. Let lower employees know what they can do to acquire a higher position. Provide supervisors with more details.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Standard Parking is a solid company to work for. Recently doubled in size due to a merger with Central Parking.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Standard Parking full-time

    Pros

    Reasonable work environment. Pretty good benefits although average compensation on the whole. Good place to work while bringing up a family. Going through some growing pains due to merger.

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for advancement in
    Administration areas

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great company undergoing reorganization

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    Former Employee - Valet Supervisor  in  Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Valet Supervisor in Jacksonville, FL

    I worked at Standard Parking full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Vacation and holiday pay
    Good health benefits
    Great Staff
    Seems to be run in a proficient way

    Cons

    Company recently acquired Central Parking and the corporate side of the company seems to be stalling while the reorganization process is ongoing. Some area and district managers have redundant responsibilities while other responsibilities are overlooked because it is "the other managers" territory.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue updating policies and cement each positions responsibilities.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Interesting Company to work for

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    Former Employee - Parking Valet  in  Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Parking Valet in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Standard Parking part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    lots of things to do

    Cons

    who do you work for?

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    each business is run differently

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    not bad just not organized very well

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Standard Parking

    Pros

    competitive wages. promotions, and definatly challenging enviroment

    Cons

    lack of resources. lack of management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    work on c ustomer relations

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    my experience was good

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    Former Employee - Garage Attendant
    Former Employee - Garage Attendant

    I worked at Standard Parking

    Pros

    standard parking was a good place to work, respectful fair pay, could be better, but this is true with a lot of places. Uniforms provided, must return or you pay out of pocket, they clean them for you.
    Overall nice place to work , people really nice

    Cons

    Pay could be better, like most places these days, not really any bad things to report maybe a faster track to advancing career position

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    better pay, faster track to advancement of career keep up respect for workers, continue to praise their work a little in the way of appreciation towards workers, goes a long way

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

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