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Updated Nov 22, 2022

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Found 2,631 of over 3K reviews
3.5
64% Recommend to a Friend
Republic Services CEO Jon Vander Ark
78% Approve of CEO

Found 2,629 of over 3K reviews

3.5
64%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
Approve of CEO
Republic Services CEO Jon Vander Ark
Jon Vander Ark
274 Ratings

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Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Benefits are good and not a hard job(in 293 reviews)
  • "good pay and benifits pagage and saftey bonus(in 231 reviews)
  • "awesome place to work the people are great the company really cares about its workers whether your temp worker or not(in 150 reviews)
  • "They have great training and encourage each employee to develop themselves fully.(in 58 reviews)
  • "Great employee's to work with and for.(in 52 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Impressive for a garbage company

    Nov 22, 2022 - QA Analyst in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Forward thinking and progressive work environment.

    Cons

    The Agile scrum work schedule was full of contradictions, and limited flexibility to adapt to changing projects.

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  2. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Company Review

    Nov 21, 2022 - Staff Accountant in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    They have a great on boarding program and take care of their new employees

    Cons

    They are short staffed so a lot of the work gets pushed onto other areas.

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee

    I loved Republic services maintenance dept. in Virginia.

    Nov 14, 2022 - Diesel Tech 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay was very competitive. Maintenance employees Lynchburg Virginia are the absolute best.

    Cons

    There is a rush to get all trucks fixed in evenings for the morning shift. Expect to work a lot of evenings and some Saturdays.

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Better than most

    Nov 13, 2022 - Division Accountant in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great company with amazing benefits

    Cons

    Long hours and dirty workplace

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Career Advancement Opportunities

    Nov 11, 2022 - Account Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Work/Life Balance Pay Management Style

    Cons

    Entry level positions can be tough. Work hard and keep a positive attitude and you can advance your career.

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  7. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Caring Company

    Nov 10, 2022 - Route Auditor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Good benefits. Focused on employee satisfaction. Safety forward.

    Cons

    Although most managers are great to work with, that does not apply to all managers.

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Excellent company

    Nov 10, 2022 - Manufacturing and Environmental Services Executive 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    Workload is a lot but totally worth it

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Great place to work and grow

    Nov 5, 2022 - Fleet Maintenance Supervisor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Durability, safety, reliable working environment.

    Cons

    Long hours, work life balance not managed

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Work Hard Play Hard

    Nov 4, 2022 - Corporate Facilities Manager in Scottsdale, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I was in charge of an entire building so the pros were work, always, something to work on. Never bored never dull.

    Cons

    People expect you to help them with dents in the floor and carpet that they trip on without lifting their feet high enough...

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  11. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Emploment and PayPal

    Nov 16, 2022 - Sorter 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Benifits of medical care and good commiunication with employees

    Cons

    No Back supports during heavy lifting

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Republic Services has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 2,691 reviews left anonymously by employees. 64% of employees would recommend working at Republic Services to a friend and 63% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Republic Services employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Republic Services. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

64% of Republic Services employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Republic Services 3.2 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.5 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Republic Services to be career development, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be work life balance, culture, management.

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