Southland Industries - Great place to work although pay was well below average | Glassdoor
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"Great place to work although pay was well below average"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
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Approves of CEO

Pros

Great people to work with
Management was very nice generally
They treated employees well
Bonus plans were good
Nice Corp office

Cons

The pay was pretty bad in any position outside of operations
Work was not shared even if you had nothing to do

Advice to Management

It's been a while since I worked here but try to pay people at least an average rate for the jobs they do.

Other Employee Reviews for Southland Industries

  1. Helpful (3)

    "meh"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dulles, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dulles, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    401k match, bonuses are ok. hr team is pretty good, if you are a favorite you will get some really nice perks.

    Cons

    communication is terrible, management doesn't take time to mentor employees, no sense of team. management plays favorites. vacation time is dismal.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of all of the offices and return to open floor concept to increase communication. Give employees work like balance by offering work from home and flex time benefits. Establish a mentoring program.


  2. Helpful (4)

    "Southland Industries - A Company heading South!"

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    Former Employee - Detailer in Garden Grove, CA
    Former Employee - Detailer in Garden Grove, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Fair wages thanks to the union.

    Cons

    Management was great back in 2000, but has slowly gone downhill since about 2004.

    Advice to Management

    Quit taking care of yourselves and take care of your employees. They're what made you as big as you are.

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