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Allied Universal

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Allied Universal

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Updated Dec 8, 2021

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Found 5,808 of over 5,962 reviews

3.1
50%
Recommend to a Friend
55%
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Allied Universal CEO Steve Jones
Steve Jones
1,998 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay over time meals as well(in 255 reviews)

  • "Weekly pay, every job duty is different(in 239 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Low pay caused by contracts through companies(in 259 reviews)

  • "Need uniforms in a timely manner(in 132 reviews)

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    1. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Disorganized business

      Dec 8, 2021 - Security Officer in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits when you are full-time.

      Cons

      Doesn't work well with their flexible officers, especially those in school or have kids.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      My time at Allied Universal

      Dec 7, 2021 - Public Safety Officer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Usually set schedule of hours

      Cons

      Took away the water for security after the two companies merged

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good paying job

      Dec 7, 2021 - Operator 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great pay and benefits and people

      Cons

      Mandatory hold overs constantly... and no raises

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Guard

      Dec 7, 2021 - Unarmed Security Guard 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      House hold name when it comes to security

      Cons

      Pay is low and turnover is high

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    5. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      AUS

      Dec 7, 2021 - Card Access Administrator 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Clients are usually easy to work with.

      Cons

      Management does not listen to their employees

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    6. 5.0