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Updated December 6, 2017
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Pros
  • Good pay nice people close to home (in 12 reviews)

  • Decent training and fun work environment (in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Solid Company to work for"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Green Hills, PA
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Green Hills, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Penske (More than a year)

    Pros

    Potential for career growth, develop team members, care about success

    Cons

    Demanding and occasionally stressful, average to above average pay


  2. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good Pay and Training from management

    Cons

    Hard to move up in the company

    Advice to Management

    Aid in the development of new hires

  3. "Order picker"

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    Current Employee - Order Picker in Batavia, IL
    Current Employee - Order Picker in Batavia, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Penske full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Plenty of overtime Available
    Clean work environment
    Family friendly Work hours

    Cons

    Not much room for advancement
    Unreasonable work expectations
    Not loyal to hard working employees

    Advice to Management

    Recognize hard work and dedication, and be loyal to those who go above and beyond to achieve the tasks asked of them.


  4. "Truck Driver."

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    Former Employee - Truck Driver in Enid, OK
    Former Employee - Truck Driver in Enid, OK
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Penske full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Salary pay at the account I was on.

    Cons

    Managers and office staff changed too much. 3 managers in 4 years. Inconsistent home time.

    Advice to Management

    Stop lying to drivers


  5. "Good company to work for"

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

    I worked at Penske full-time

    Pros

    A variety of positions across the US

    Cons

    Long waits for promotions and contract work at automotive facilities


  6. "cashier"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Penske full-time

    Pros

    great people and great co workers

    Cons

    long days and short breaks


  7. "Every account is different , would not recommend the Kroger account. High driver turnover rate."

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    Former Employee - Operations Supervisor in Brookhaven, DeKalb, GA
    Former Employee - Operations Supervisor in Brookhaven, DeKalb, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Penske full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Ability to connect with drivers and customers. If you can build a relationship with the drivers and stores then you will have a good operation.

    Cons

    Hours of work as which causes high driver turnover rate. Management will throw you under bus to save themselves. High turnover rate is also cause by disconnect with management team.

    Advice to Management

    Management team must be willing to have a team who cares for customers as well as employees. Management must be on one accord within management team in order to succeed.

  8. "Service admin"

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    Former Employee - SERVICE ADVISOR in Denver, CO
    Former Employee - SERVICE ADVISOR in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Penske (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Ok company to work for

    Cons

    Not enough support for the job they have doing


  9. "I worked at Penske Cadillac Buick GMC for 2 years."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There are always hours if you want them.

    Cons

    Overly stressful environment.
    Very unlikely to get any kind of promotion.


  10. "Great Experience"

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    Former Employee - Senior Operations Supervisor in Stockton, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Operations Supervisor in Stockton, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Penske full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great environment. Management is willing to teach and promote from within.

    Cons

    None to my knowledge ...

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!!!


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