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Rent A Wheel CEO John Bowlin & Don Sabino
John Bowlin & Don Sabino
23 Ratings
Pros
  • "good pay, holidays, 401k, vacation, insurance(in 5 reviews)

  • "The casual work environment is probably the only pro I have(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Upper management Does not listens to employees(in 4 reviews)

  • "Stores are usually understaffed due to the high turnover (most people don't make it to the next year) and the new employees are not properly trained(in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    good experience (so far)

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Super convenient hours for a good life and working balance and nice pay and benefits. Decent management team from what I have experienced

    Cons

    Needs to update all of the store computers!

  2. Helpful (1)

    Great place to work

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    Current Employee - Tire Technician in Dalton, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy if you know what you're doing Good pay Good hours Pretty laid back atmosphere Friendly environment Good co-workers

    Cons

    Cold in the garage Confined work space (too small of a building)

    Advice to Management

    Keep on keeping on. Our store manager is great. He works hard, does the customers right and takes care of his employees. Always has their back and brags about them constantly.

  3. Helpful (2)

    glad i found this

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    This job has helped me feel like I might have a future with a company. My location is perfect and my team is a good group of people. This is one of the better retail jobs I have had. I hope to move up in this company soon. WEll see.

    Cons

    I was sick and didn't get paid for the time off when I needed it.

    Advice to Management

    Offer more sick time, everyone needs it.

  4. Sales Manager

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great medical benefits and guaranteed at least 36 hours a week.

    Cons

    Cannot make 40 complete hours never. Chain of command is not trustworthy.

    Advice to Management

    Try to retain committed and dedicated employee by wheeling out the bad apples!

  5. This place SUCKS

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

    I worked at Rent A Wheel full-time

    Pros

    I can honestly say I cannot think of any pros about this company

    Cons

    There are far too many cons to list. Best advice is to look elsewhere

  6. Helpful (1)

    Lots of work minimal pay

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time

    Pros

    Use to be about rims and tires

    Cons

    Now it's about penny pinching

    Advice to Management

    Take care of your hard working employees

  7. Helpful (1)

    Account Representative

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Decent benefits for dental and vision. A few holidays off.

    Cons

    No respect for employees. No seniority. They say the promote within but they don't. Unrealistic expectations for the store. Split days off.

    Advice to Management

    To invest into current employees develope intead of wasting money on new hires.

  8. Helpful (2)

    Unlimited opportunity for every employee!

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    This job is truly what you make it. If you work hard there is unlimited opportunity for promotions and most importantly big bonuses.

    Cons

    Very fast paced work environment. Not the place for slackers. Stores need more staffing to better take care of the customers.

    Advice to Management

    Stores need to be allowed to have more staffing.

  9. Rent A Wheel, Former Employee Review

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The relationships with everyday customers.

    Cons

    Very unorganized staff with no sense of direction without a vocal leader present.

    Advice to Management

    Be more involved and open to suggestions.

  10. Helpful (1)

    Accounting

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Excellent company with solid and clear path for growth

    Cons

    Very busy and fast paced (not really a con)

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