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American Pool Enterprises Reviews

Updated March 24, 2019
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Pros
  • "easy job, decent pay, flexible hours" (in 12 reviews)

  • "Good paying summer job for a college student" (in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "Can get stuck with long hours, sometimes call you in last minute" (in 15 reviews)

  • "Low pay, inflexible hours, never got the shifts I wanted" (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great company for a summer job"

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    Former Employee - Lifeguard in Washington Townships, NJ
    Former Employee - Lifeguard in Washington Townships, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, in-house training, friendly

    Cons

    No major critiques. There could be a more collective community made between the office and lifeguards.

    American Pool Enterprises Response

    Mar 25, 2019 – Chief Development

    Thank you! We appreciate your comments and we are always looking for ways to build our lifeguard culture.


  2. "Good Part-Time Job"

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    Former Employee - Lifeguard in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Lifeguard in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Nice employees
    -Pretty good communication between office and pools

    Cons

    -Made a little above minimum wage (but does depend on the pool)
    -Some unskilled coworkers

    American Pool Enterprises Response

    Mar 25, 2019 – Chief Development

    Thanks for taking the time to give us a rating and thanks for being on our team.

  3. "great company"

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    Former Employee - Lifeguard
    Former Employee - Lifeguard

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises full-time

    Pros

    good place to work for

    Cons

    nothing is wrong, everything was as expected

    American Pool Enterprises Response

    Mar 25, 2019 – Chief Development

    THANK YOU! We hope to see you again this season.


  4. "Mediocre Management"

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    Former Employee - Lifeguard
    Former Employee - Lifeguard

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises part-time

    Pros

    Worked part-time as a high schooler. Took pool safety very serious.

    Cons

    Poor communication from management regarding shifts and updates

    American Pool Enterprises Response

    Mar 25, 2019 – Chief Development

    Thank you for working with us and we value your comments. We are always working to be a better company and feedback like this is very important to us.


  5. "Average Summer Job"

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    Former Employee - Head Lifeguard in Middle Island, NY
    Former Employee - Head Lifeguard in Middle Island, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -new locations everyday, decent pay

    Cons

    -my manager never checked with me when I could work, and placed me at pools on days I had my other job

    Advice to Management

    -follow up about schedules


  6. "Solid company for summer work"

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    Former Employee - Lifeguard in Brookfield, CT
    Former Employee - Lifeguard in Brookfield, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Easy clocking in / clocking out, lots of opportunities including alternate locations for gate guard, lifeguard, and other positions

    Cons

    Mostly online presence from company. Supervisors only show up onsite occasionally (maybe more a Pro). Might not get a lot of hours


  7. "Life Guard"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Alexandria, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Alexandria, VA

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Contacting staff was not a hassle. There was generally adequate communication.

    Cons

    Sometimes inadequate number of lifeguards

  8. "Lifeguard"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Fair company. They treat their employees very well.

    Cons

    Takes a while to get holiday and overtime bonuses.


  9. "Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at American Pool Enterprises part-time

    Pros

    Employers can be very flexible.

    Cons

    A lot of driving


  10. "Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at American Pool Enterprises full-time

    Pros

    Not being stuck in office

    Cons

    Long hours , terrible pay for the hours