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Terminix Reviews

Updated February 15, 2017
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Pros
  • the pay is good if you have a good route (in 23 reviews)

  • Pretty good benefits and 401k plan (in 23 reviews)

Cons
  • There is also no work/life balance (in 28 reviews)

  • Not what it seems long hours for the pay that you receive (in 36 reviews)

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  1. "Creative Sales"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Creative Sales in Lewisville, TX
    Current Employee - Creative Sales in Lewisville, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Terminix full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    They are real flexible about shifts and you have the ability to to leave if you want for the day. (VTO) Voluntary Time Off

    Cons

    There is no room for advancement and the pay isn't great if your not in inbound sales.

    Advice to Management

    Open the floor up so when a call comes in whomever is available have the opportunity to take the call and get the sale.


  2. "Pest Control Technician"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in South Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in South Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You can take Company vehicle home

    Cons

    Hard to obtain bonus pay

    Advice to Management

    Please get training for sales


  3. Helpful (2)

    "Behind the scene at Terminix"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scheduler
    Current Employee - Scheduler
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Terminix full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, Awesome Management/Supervisors, Set schedule, Flexible days off when requested.

    Cons

    No room for growth, half a step above poverty pay, Hourly pay

    Advice to Management

    If you increase the price for services offered, increase the pay of your employees.


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  5. "Termite inspector"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Daytime hours, rotating weekends, laid back supervisors, no one looking over my shoulders, company truck to drive to and from work

    Cons

    Crawling under houses, lot of responsibility for little pay, having company truck but not for personal use


  6. "Great Company to work for"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Terminix full-time

    Pros

    Coworkers are great and friendly

    Cons

    A lot of time away from family


  7. "Nothing Special"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Terminix full-time

    Pros

    Work outdoors and meeting new people

    Cons

    Crawling under homes coming out smelling like dead animals

    Advice to Management

    Better training program


  8. "Service Technician"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Service Technician in Canton, OH
    Former Employee - Field Service Technician in Canton, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Terminix full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    awesome job, very interesting, never boring, tons of work, job security

    Cons

    horrible management, unrealistic expectations, chemicals, terrible customer service from Management

    Advice to Management

    get organized. stop treating customers like they do not matter


  9. "OSP Pleasanton CA"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - OSP Residential in Pleasanton, CA
    Current Employee - OSP Residential in Pleasanton, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Terminix full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great culture and for those of us that are hunters, the money is excellent! I love this company, the reviews that aren't positive have to be people that aren't willing to do the bottom line to be successful. You can make over 200k yearly.

    Cons

    Need good service people that want to partner with the sales team. Appreciate one another and everyone wins! Also, just remember that if you do nothing, you get nothing. That's life in sales. Help others and you will make great money.

    Advice to Management

    Great job!


  10. "Service Planning Specialist"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Terminix full-time

    Pros

    There is a variety of tasks and no two days are the same

    Cons

    No clear direction or training on new initiatives

    Advice to Management

    Take care of your employees so they care about your customers.


  11. "Sales Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great environment, always something going on.

    Cons

    Sales Bonus's for Supervisors do not pay very much at all.

    Advice to Management

    Management Team works well together



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