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  1. Working hard; getting paid

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    Former Employee - Body Adjust in Spartanburg, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMW full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    The pay scale is amazing. You start off at $18 an hour, and you make $29 an hour after five years. You get yearly bonuses, and cost of living increases every year. There insurance is AMAZING!!! After 6 months you can even lease a new BMW. They offer education courses for FREE, and there is plenty of room to move up. You get 80 hours of vacation a year, paid holidays ( at least a week for Thanksgiving and two weeks for...

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    Cons

    Sometimes you have to do overtime (at time and half pay, Saturdays is double time, holidays is triple time). I don't think this is a con, but some might... You are required to actually WORK. I know, they pay you to actually complete tasks.

  2. Parking lot walk is horrendous

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BMW full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay 17.50 an hour benefits are good

    Cons

    Long hours ,parking lot walk is horrible

    Advice to Management

    Overtime should not be mandatory

  3. Good place

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at BMW full-time

      Pros

      Good benefits package for associates.

      Cons

      Transparency and lack of communication

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at BMW full-time

        Pros

        Brand is respectable and affluent community will be your customer

        Cons

        Long hours and you will not get two days off in a row

      • It's OK.

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        Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Chicago, IL

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

        Pros

        Good benefit, work life balance

        Cons

        No much core technology, project management not good

      • Great Company to work for

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at BMW full-time for more than 20 years

        Pros

        They treat you fairly and the schedule is manageable

        Cons

        You still have to work most saturdays but no Sunday’s.

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        Great Place to Work

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at BMW full-time

          Pros

          Lots to do Lots of perks/benefits Wednesday- we did lunch and learns where we got free lunch and learned about a new topic

          Cons

          Constant turnover Small overworked groups A few higher ups run rampant and do whatever they want

        • Helpful (2)

          Used to be a great company

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Doesn't Recommend
          Negative Outlook

          I worked at BMW full-time

          Pros

          Many departments, (used to have commission for most departments)

          Cons

          New owners canceled commission for everyone besides sales, micromanagement

          Advice to Management

          Listen to your employees suggestion and recommendations.

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I worked at BMW full-time

          Pros

          Nice to work there. The team was great!

          Cons

          Corporate Atmosphere was not that nice

        • Helpful (1)

          Good in between Job

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          Former Employee - N/A in Chicago, IL
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I worked at BMW full-time for more than 4 years

          Pros

          Easy work, lots of down time in the winter

          Cons

          Customers want to be treated like royalty. But most of them are probably broke

          Advice to Management

          Help out more when times get busy.

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