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Progressive Waste Reviews

Updated Jun 3, 2019

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Progressive Waste CEO Dan Pio
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22 Ratings
  1. "Awesome."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Progressive Waste full-time

    Pros

    Awesome place, staff and culture.

    Cons

    Never a dull moment. Melting pot of businesses.

    Advice to Management

    Thank you.

    Progressive Waste2017-08-28
  2. "Diesel Mechanic"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Progressive Waste full-time

    Pros

    fun work environment, lots of hours.

    Cons

    lots of hours, smells bad.

    Progressive Waste2017-04-03
  3. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Progressive Waste full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Great working environment - Excellent benefits - Commission and compensation one of the best in the industry - Employees enjoy working together as a team

    Cons

    - need more communication with management and operations

    Progressive Waste2017-02-25
  4. "LOA Administrator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Progressive Waste full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for.

    Cons

    there are no cons for this org.

    Progressive Waste2017-02-13
  5. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Dispatcher in Baton Rouge, LA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Progressive Waste full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and pay. Not looking to leave anytime soon

    Cons

    Can be long hours but is managable

    Progressive Waste2016-05-01
  6. "Current Employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Progressive Waste full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, great schedule, interactive envoirnment. Weekly pay, overtime as allowed. Safety standards and site operating procedures followed through site.

    Cons

    Frequent rotation of customers both inter-company and local residents. Can be quite fast paced, sometimes crowded, especially following seasonal storms in the area

    Progressive Waste2016-04-07
  7. "Great company"

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    District Sales Manager in Baton Rouge, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Progressive Waste

    Pros

    Fair pay, room for advancement

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

    Progressive Waste2015-01-13
  8. "This was a great learning experience."

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    Current Employee - Accounts Receivable in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Progressive Waste full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly staff, upward mobility, cross training

    Cons

    The waste and recycling industry is not for everyone

    Progressive Waste2014-01-17
  9. "Great company"

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    Sales in Severn, MD
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Progressive Waste

    Pros

    Management is still adjusting after acquiring another company. Overall, great benefits and they do listen to constructive criticism.

    Cons

    Management is adjusting after recently acquiring another company.

    Advice to Management

    Organize procedures more accurately to decrease number of mistakes.

    Progressive Waste2010-02-16
  10. "My experience"

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    Operations Supervisor in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Progressive Waste

    Pros

    Freedom working around outdoors

    Cons

    dealing with stinky garbage when its hot out

    Advice to Management

    none

    Progressive Waste2016-03-27
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