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MGM Grand Hotel Reviews

Updated January 11, 2018
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Scott Sibella
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Pros
  • Great benefits because its union (in 11 reviews)

  • Good people,Lot of opportunities to move forward, Serving Community,Good Benefits (in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • Long hours with early mornings and late nights (in 5 reviews)

  • Upper management is still stuck in the 60's in terms of promoting based upon merit (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "I had a great experience working for a terrific property."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Analyst in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great team to work with, stimulating and challenging work, you can learn a lot if you want to, fun atmosphere.

    Cons

    Long hours, not always the highest pay, former management was demoralizing, but no longer an issue as they're no longer with the company.


  2. "Great company, long hours but team members were great!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Dining Room Manager in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Dining Room Manager in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Never a slow moment, always on the move. Everyday walked in to a new task it challenge. Loved learning!

    Cons

    Abnormal hours, hard to spend time with family. Unfortunately due to family emergency had to resign in 2008.

    Advice to Management

    Consistency strives along with fine details.

  3. "Chef"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MGM Grand Hotel full-time

    Pros

    Good job overall I like it

    Cons

    Hours are sometimes bad but whatever


  4. "Not union Not Great"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Stock Host in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Stock Host in Las Vegas, NV
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -they give you food
    -dental
    -pretty good open door policy

    Cons

    -they promote you tell you fail so some people aren't where they should be
    -some of the bosses set coworkers against each other telling them both they they are looking to fire the other guy

    Advice to Management

    - be very foreth coming


  5. "Lots of smoke makes for a terrible experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel full-time

    Pros

    It paid pretty well I guess

    Cons

    work weekend, holidays and getting time off is impossible


  6. "MGM"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bartender in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Bartender in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    One of the best companies I worked for I worked for the work environment is accepting of most changes, and benefits are the best in the industry , never hated a day not going to work there.

    Cons

    the usual of any large corporation, but nothing flexibility won"t ease

    Advice to Management

    Listen more


  7. "Great experience!"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good leadership team, supportive, good collaboration between departments

    Cons

    Staffing level to volume is sometimes challenging

  8. "Good place for the most part"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Wholesale Reservations Specialist in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Wholesale Reservations Specialist in Las Vegas, NV
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Paid lunch, good benefits, good work environment

    Cons

    Backstabbing co-workers, poor management, large turnover

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to get on the same page. You have 2-3 supervisors telling you different things and you don't know who to listen to.


  9. "Specialist"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Las Vegas, NV

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    lots of jobs, training all the time

    Cons

    very picky, very hard to pass the HR even for interview

    Advice to Management

    hire the ones with experienced on the job


  10. "started out great"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bar Porter in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Bar Porter in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MGM Grand Hotel part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    very Friendly company and very welcoming

    Cons

    they take the point system serious

    Advice to Management

    be more understanding


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