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Berkshire Bank Reviews

Updated Nov 25, 2019

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2.8
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Berkshire Bank President and CEO and CEO Berkshire Bank Richard M. Marotta (no image)
Richard M. Marotta
7 Ratings
  1. "Engaged, Productive and Inclusive Culture"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Vice President in Pittsfield, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Berkshire Bank full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Everyone works hard to create an engaged and inclusive culture with an enthusiastic workplace. Company is commitment to improving the quality of life in its communities and high-quality work.

    Cons

    More opportunities to find common ground outside of the workplace.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to invest and mentor employees to transfer knowledge to its next generation based on the belief they are key to the business' success and its competitive advantage.

    Berkshire Bank2019-04-23
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Great company to be a part of!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Branch Manager in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Berkshire Bank full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    -Fast growing company -Opportunity for growth -Competitve salary -Benefits/Vacation time -Strong senior management

    Cons

    Saturday hours at some locations

    Berkshire Bank2019-04-16
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Vice President in Pittsfield, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Berkshire Bank full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Lots of career growth. Smart and driven leadership. Opportunities to have a lot of fun with the teams and areas where you work.

    Cons

    there's nothing to add here

    Advice to Management

    Keep growing the people on the Berkshire teams. Experience is key!

    Berkshire Bank2019-02-27
  4. Helpful (2)

    "Universal Financial Services Rep"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Universal Financial Services Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Berkshire Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nothing good at all about this company.

    Cons

    Low pay, selfish management, no work life balance, unreasonable goals and standards, toxic workplace environment.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your employees like humans!

    Berkshire Bank2019-01-07
  5. "Currently cannot recommend, hope it changes."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Berkshire Bank full-time

    Pros

    Mostly casual dress (dependent on role). Most of the fellow employees are kind.

    Cons

    Demanding and Demeaning at times.

    Advice to Management

    Be careful how you deal with the banks MOST important asset, the employees you manage.

    Berkshire Bank2018-12-08
  6. "Good work environment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teller I 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Berkshire Bank part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Love my boss. Pay was okay.

    Cons

    Long hours. Tellers expected to do a lot.

    Berkshire Bank2018-10-19
  7. "Teller/FSR"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Berkshire Bank full-time

    Pros

    Good Financial Experience and lot of learning

    Cons

    Depending on the branch management makes the work harder then it should be.

    Berkshire Bank2018-09-23
  8. "Bank Teller"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Berkshire Bank full-time

    Pros

    excellent benefits and management. hours are great

    Cons

    sometimes slow foot traffic with customers

    Berkshire Bank2018-09-18
  9. Helpful (2)

    "Manager"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Berkshire Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nothing at all that is good. Horrible company. Higher up only care about themselves and acquisitions. High turnover

    Cons

    Everything is bad. You'll make a mistake coming here

    Berkshire Bank2018-10-21
  10. "Great regional company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Finance in Albany, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Berkshire Bank full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work schedule great benefits a lot of holiday

    Cons

    Bit old school culture work starts at 9.30

    Berkshire Bank2018-08-18
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