Safety-Kleen Reviews | Glassdoor

Safety-Kleen Reviews

Updated August 10, 2017
33 reviews

Filter

Filter


4.0
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
(no image)
Jerry E. Correll
4 Ratings

33 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
  • When they were purchased by Clean Harbors (in 25 reviews)

  • No support from upper management or corporate office (in 17 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Great place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales and Service in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Sales and Service in Sacramento, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Safety-Kleen full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Read the reviews - Management has turned around - they care about us and our home life - i was worried this would never happen - but it has

    Cons

    a lot of work - i mean a lot

    Advice to Management

    keep doing what your doing - i know some employees will catch on


  2. "Administrator"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Salary rate, busy environment, friendly co workers.

    Cons

    Management, employee turn over, and lack of training.

  3. Helpful (1)

    "NA"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager in Wheeling, WV
    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager in Wheeling, WV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Employee and customer relationships. Mostly weekday work. Home every evening. Solid company financially. Diverse benefit package to include paid sick days, personal days and vacation

    Cons

    Long hours. Long hours. Long Ours. Can be very stressful at times due to the nature of the east industry and the customers needs

    Advice to Management

    None


  4. Helpful (2)

    "Branch Dispatcher"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Branch Dispatcher in North Amityville, NY
    Former Employee - Branch Dispatcher in North Amityville, NY

    I worked at Safety-Kleen (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    When they were Safety Kleen

    Cons

    When they were purchased by Clean Harbors

    Advice to Management

    Bring back some old Safety Kleen employees!!


  5. Helpful (4)

    "Operations superior"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Safety-Kleen full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    I loved helping taking care of all of the sales branches with in the SK network.

    Cons

    Got bought out and started to go bad


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Good company to work for"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager-IT in Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Project Manager-IT in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Safety-Kleen (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    This is a good company for opportunities in the field (branches and facilities). Very experienced employees who care about their jobs and customers. The culture is very rich in taking care of each other to get the job done.

    Cons

    Some employees do not embrace technology the way they should. This can lead to lost time and error prone situations.

    Advice to Management

    Put more emphasis on technology


  7. "payroll clerk"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Payroll Clerk in Fremont, CA
    Former Employee - Payroll Clerk in Fremont, CA

    I worked at Safety-Kleen (More than a year)

    Pros

    safe work environment; fun and positive team based environment

    Cons

    laid off a lot of employees

  8. Helpful (1)

    "MSS"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mss
    Current Employee - Mss
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Decent opportunities to increase your pay, based on how much work you put in. If you inherit a solid territory the pay potential can hit six figures

    Cons

    Micromanagement. Many levels of management to report to and they all feel entitled to disrupting your schedule to give them information.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "employment review"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Safety-Kleen full-time

    Pros

    good pay good benefits. advancement opportunities.

    Cons

    stagnant pay scale. long hours.


  10. Helpful (3)

    "Service Sales Rep"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Service Sales Representative in Sylmar, CA
    Former Employee - Service Sales Representative in Sylmar, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Safety-Kleen (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great pay and good benifits

    Cons

    Longs hours, forced to work overtime without extra pay. Forced Saturday work.

    Advice to Management

    Either pay for overtime or make the ssr position hourly.


Showing 33 of 190 reviews
Reset Filters