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2.8
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ABM Industries CEO Scott Salmirs
Scott Salmirs
175 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay with steady advancement(in 39 reviews)

  • "Great Pay, Good Benefits, Great Team(in 30 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay initially but over time the pay increased to an acceptable level(in 40 reviews)

  • "Upper management is always too busy(in 33 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Great people, great place to work.

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    Current Employee - Zone Support in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Meeting new people, great tips, very easy job.

    Cons

    Some manager could be a tad nicer.

    Advice to Management

    A little more help to the new hires

  2. Good work. Poor benefits

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    Former Employee - HVAC Technician in Phila, PA

    I worked at ABM Industries full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Good team mates and work environment. Good managers.

    Cons

    Tough customer. Difficult work access

  3. Great culture

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    Current Employee - Marketing 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    The culture at ABM is great. the sense of camaraderie is better than any other company I have been at. In addition, the increased training has helped me do my job better.

    Cons

    As with any company, we continue to improve but that does mean change. However, a company needs to change to provide growth and opportunity for its people.

  4. Average company

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    Former Employee - Staff Accountant in Houston, TX
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ABM Industries full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Stable company, good to gain experience.

    Cons

    Too much rotation and lack of formal training.

  5. Not bad place to start

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    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    perfect for students, part-time work is always available

    Cons

    not much room to grow

    Advice to Management

    Offer opportunities that present them self to employees

  6. Great Environment

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    Current Employee - Chief Engineer in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team ,Good peoples ,Good management.

    Cons

    long hours do to the responsibilities of management

    Advice to Management

    Nothing bad to say about management or company .

  7. a good job for someone who has no dreams or desires to move forward in life.

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    Current Employee - Day Porter in Oak Brook, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    good health insurance, good vacation time

    Cons

    bad communication between employees and managers

    Advice to Management

    communicate more

  8. Do not apply unless you are in dire need of a job

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    Current Employee - Packer in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries part-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    -Paid weekly -Overtime is always available -Get paid to go on break

    Cons

    -No A/C -Management is volatile in behavior -Dirty workplace -Management sees employees as replaceable -No Benefits -Part timers are expected to work 40 hours a week with no benefits -Pay is marginal in contrast to the work -Work culture is very poor -Managers frequently try to obligate you to work over time -Wait for the next shift to come in to be relieved of your duties (which 95% of the time either...

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    Advice to Management

    Treat employees with more respect and value. Your employee retention is poor. Change the culture by simply shaking peoples hands. Show your faces so you will more easily garner respect from peers. Hire more than you have to because unless the culture changes you put too much weight on the few current employees who have been there a while.

  9. Pay More

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    Former Employee - Overnight Cabin Agent in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ABM Industries full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It's a job pretty much it.

    Cons

    Everything Not Leaving on Time

  10. Great pay, but horrible hours

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    Former Employee - Shipping Clerk in Powell, TN

    I worked at ABM Industries full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great pay and decent benefits

    Cons

    Monday and Friday off, 3 absences or tardys and fired

    Advice to Management

    None

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