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People's United Bank Reviews

Updated Dec 29, 2019

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3.4
68%
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76%
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People's United Bank President and CEO John P. (Jack) Barnes
John P. (Jack) Barnes
188 Ratings
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Cons
  • "Upper management typically isn't settled with plans or seek advice from lower staff(in 36 reviews)

  • "Long hours, schedule can always change(in 21 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome bank to work for"

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    Current Employee - Sales & Service Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at People's United Bank full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The best place for dedicated and motivated people

    Cons

    There are no cons, it is absolutely the best place to work

    People's United Bank2019-08-24
  2. "BankerIII"

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    Former Employee - Banker in Brookfield, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at People's United Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice co-workers, reasonable number of hours.

    Cons

    Unreasonable quotas for sales in a banking environment.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on your customers not on sales. Your a bank, not a store.

    People's United Bank2019-12-29
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  4. "Minimal Room for Growth as Newer Employee"

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    Current Employee - Trust Operations Specialist in Essex, VT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at People's United Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Consistent and predictable workload throughout the year

    Cons

    Minimal opportunities for growth and difficult internal platform to look for openings

    Advice to Management

    More opportunities for growth internally

    People's United Bank2019-12-12
  5. "Great Place to start"

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    Current Employee - Banker 

    I have been working at People's United Bank part-time

    Pros

    Fun environment, room for growth, decent pay

    Cons

    management and if you are not interested in growing in the bank its not worth it

    People's United Bank2019-11-05
  6. "Great enviorment!"

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    Former Employee - Bank Teller 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at People's United Bank part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Helpful staff Climb the career latter efficiently great career opportunity flexible

    Cons

    Holiday hours are not too flexible

    People's United Bank2019-11-05
  7. "Exceptional Company to Work For"

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    Current Employee - Regional Sales Manager 

    I have been working at People's United Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They give you everything you need to succeed and provide a great work environment

    Cons

    Interest rates can often be higher than other lenders

    People's United Bank2019-10-30
  8. "VP, Market Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at People's United Bank full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Opportunity to coach and develop future leaders

    Cons

    Work life balance (work Saturday's, after hours, on call 7 days a week)

    Advice to Management

    Shouldn't have to work weekends or be on call until 7pm. Staff appropriate departments with similar hours of traditional and in-store locations.

    People's United Bank2019-10-29
  9. "Personal Banker"

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

    I worked at People's United Bank full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great culture, people, and business. Room to grow.

    Cons

    I have no cons on the firm.

    People's United Bank2019-10-26
  10. "Career Builder"

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    Former Employee - Senior Customer Service Representative in Waitsfield, VT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at People's United Bank full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Management really believes in you and wants to help you work toward your career goals. Opportunities for training classes that allow you to take on more responsibility.

    Cons

    Sales goals were difficult to achieve in small northeast town. The branch I worked at was eventually closed.

    Advice to Management

    I loved the management. They wanted you to learn and succeed.

    People's United Bank2019-10-15
  11. "Mainly a good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Manager 

    I worked at People's United Bank full-time

    Pros

    A lot of PTO time, good customers to work with.

    Cons

    Becoming to sales driven. Its a sales job now

    Advice to Management

    Need to be customer focused and lower sales goals

    People's United Bank2019-10-24
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