Compare Schnitzer Steel vs Vivint Solar BETA

See how working at Schnitzer Steel vs. Vivint Solar compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Schnitzer Steel vs. Vivint Solar. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Schnitzer Steel

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Vivint Solar

Employee Ratings

  • Schnitzer Steel scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 245 reviews)
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 883 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Schnitzer Steel Ceo Tamara L. Lundgren
81%
81%Tamara L. Lundgren
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Vivint Solar Ceo David Bywater
66%
66%David Bywater
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Schnitzer Steel employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 28% higher than Vivint Solar employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

Vivint Solar has 1,198 more total submitted salaries than Schnitzer Steel.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Manager6 Salaries
$112,772/yr
Equipment Operator13 Salaries
$25/hr
Operations Supervisor5 Salaries
$78,940/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Manager61 Salaries
$115,992/yr
Service Technician28 Salaries
$35,990/yr
Operations Manager34 Salaries
$91,788/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Schnitzer Steel.
  • "Free lunch" was the most mentioned Pro at Vivint Solar.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Schnitzer Steel.
  • "Door to door" was the most mentioned Con at Vivint Solar.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 18 reviews)
"Great people"(in 15 reviews)
Pros
"Free lunch"(in 63 reviews)
"Vivint solar"(in 56 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 9 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
"Door to door"(in 38 reviews)
"Vivint solar"(in 25 reviews)
Featured Review
"Bravo!"Dec 16, 2021

Former Employee - Senior Finance Manager

I worked at Schnitzer Steel full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Excellent company with great work life balance. People are treated well and respected. Schnitzer worked very hard on creating a good environment.

Cons

Continue to listen to your front line workers. They make the engine go.

"Love it"Jul 8, 2022

Current Contractor - Sales Representative

I have been working at Vivint Solar for less than a year

Pros

Great pay if you put in the work

Cons

You are sweating your booty off door to door

Advice to Management

They are a little disorganized

Job Postings

Schnitzer Steel has 316 more recently posted open jobs than Vivint Solar.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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