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ABM Industries Reviews

Updated November 17, 2017
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Pros
  • Good pay and hours make own schedule (in 28 reviews)

  • The company has a good benefits package and offers multiple discounts to employees, as well as competitive perks (in 22 reviews)

Cons
  • Low pay basically starting at minimum wage no room for advancement benefits are not that good unless you been there forever (in 34 reviews)

  • It felt like we had little to no support from upper management when it came to issues with our client (in 31 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Worker"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ABM Industries full-time

    Pros

    consistent and flexible hours daily

    Cons

    not a flexibility in role


  2. "Cleaner"

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    Current Employee - Janitor/Cleaner in Farmington Hills, MI
    Current Employee - Janitor/Cleaner in Farmington Hills, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Off Major Holidays are the best

    Cons

    They are cheap never have mops or rags to clean with. No bags cheap tissue cheap cleaning solutions. Boss don't now how to talk to employees or treat them. Don't want to give raises but expect you to go above and beyond!

    Advice to Management

    Never

  3. "Management needs to follow through"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at ABM Industries full-time

    Pros

    Easy work, most co-workers do their jobs, good money

    Cons

    Not enough consistency, people aren't held accountable for poor job performance, too many people have a "it's not my job" attitude.

    Advice to Management

    Stop playing favorites, listen to suggestions & follow through with things.


  4. "Site Manager"

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    Current Employee - Site Manager in Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Site Manager in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great management support, Great benefits. Everything else is based on the client at whatever contract site you work at.

    Cons

    Everyone is spread too thin. We work a lot of hours, but it's rewarding.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the support. Our staff is what makes the company what it is.


  5. "Working with abm is a great opportunity"

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    Current Employee - JANITORIAL/CLEANER in Carson, CA
    Current Employee - JANITORIAL/CLEANER in Carson, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    People up there are good co-workers to work with and have great personality and can work along side them and talk to.

    Cons

    Working at ABM industry it's a great opportunity for me and getting more at work experience for a challenge and better to know what to do at a job.


  6. "Pretty decent good staff and overall company."

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    Former Employee - Day Porter in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Day Porter in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great work hours, amazing staff helpful in a lot of areas. Definitely reliable and a great establishment to work for

    Cons

    The people sometimes made the job a little difficult. But nothing we couldn’t handle as a team, we came together as one to finish a challenging job or task.


  7. "Love this job"

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    Current Employee - Janitorial in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Janitorial in Sacramento, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I love this job I got through with ABM I am hoping the I become permitted at this job location.

    Cons

    I am new I dont know the cons yet.

    Advice to Management

    none

  8. "Doesn’t matter"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benicia, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benicia, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at ABM Industries full-time

    Pros

    They ordered food often. Yes that’s about it!

    Cons

    Drama, Drama, Drama. HR is useless. Run fast. They don’t care about their employees at all!

    Advice to Management

    Learn how to be a manager!


  9. "Overworked"

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    Current Employee - Janitor/Cleaner in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Janitor/Cleaner in Sacramento, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They will give you work until you physically can’t do anymore. Pay is a quarter over minimum wage in California.

    Cons

    Management doesn’t care about you or your opinions. They’ll over work you and not care that you’re working to much. Management doesn’t hire enough people so everyone has to work way more then expected.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees when they say they need less work. Pay higher, every other company in this industry makes way more then ABM pays.


  10. "swingshift manager"

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    Current Employee - Team Leader in Redlands, CA
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Redlands, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ABM Industries full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    None at all lack of support

    Cons

    Terrible place no paid vacation

    Advice to Management

    Keep your eyes on your trusted associate.


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