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4.3
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Craig Feldman
22 Ratings
Pros
  • "I absolutely love working for DJJ; I honestly do not think I could I could find a better internship(in 8 reviews)

  • "Good company to work for, relaxed work environment, great location in Downtown Cincinnati(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Not really a con of DJJ but of the industry as it is hard to attract young talented individuals as scrap isn't perceived as a "cool" or "sexy"(in 7 reviews)

  • "Upper Management treats employees without much respect(in 4 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (1)

    "The best company for young ambitious talent."

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    Current Employee - Commercial 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The David J. Joseph Company full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Starting from the top, they do what they can to make you successful. They are wiling to to take chances and put young talent in top roles of the company. You get real meaningful responsibilities that drive actual business results that are tangible. They don't have paper pushing roles. You come here to work and drive results on the bottom line and when you do, they make sure you are rewarded. The culture is fantastic....

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    Cons

    Not really a con of DJJ but of the industry as it is hard to attract young talented individuals as scrap isn't perceived as a "cool" or "sexy"

    Advice to Management

    Keep taking those risks on young talent

    The David J. Joseph Company2018-09-24

    The David J. Joseph Company Response

    September 26, 2018Recruiting Manager

    Thank you so much for your feedback! At our core, we recognize that developing and retaining talent is what is going to enable us to continue to be a best in class organization. We look for ambitious and motivated individuals who want to take a chance in this industry! It is wonderful ...

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  2. "Cargo Specialist interview"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at The David J. Joseph Company

      Pros

      Very professional! Great atmosphere! Honest to what the job would intel.

      Cons

      None. Everything and everyone was warm and inviting.

      Advice to Management

      Everyone was fantastic. Keep up the good work.

      The David J. Joseph Company2019-04-05

      The David J. Joseph Company Response

      May 20, 2019Recruiting Manager

      Thanks for your feedback. Happy to hear you had a great interview experience with us. We truly care that people come in and are put at ease and feel comfortable!

    • "Going Down Hill"

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      Former Employee - Senior Accountant 
      Doesn't Recommend
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at The David J. Joseph Company full-time

      Pros

      Good pay, some nice people.

      Cons

      New management not working out so well.

      The David J. Joseph Company2019-05-17
    • "Bad Management"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook

      I have been working at The David J. Joseph Company full-time

      Pros

      Can be interesting Job. Fun work if you enjoy scrap metal.

      Cons

      Horrible upper management. Must be part of boys club to promote. Little care for well-being of employees.

      Advice to Management

      Start caring for employees

      The David J. Joseph Company2018-11-09

      The David J. Joseph Company Response

      February 11, 2019Recruiting Manager

      Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry to hear this is your perception of the management team. DJJ prides ourselves on taking care of our teammates in all areas starting with safety and moving into training, development, benefits and compensation. If you have specific concerns, ...

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    • "Pretty good company to work for"

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      Former Employee - Account Coordinator in Charleston, SC
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at The David J. Joseph Company full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Benefits are great. Job was great with amazing training. Loved the randomness of my day.

      Cons

      I have no cons about my job, and immediate management.

      Advice to Management

      When promises are made, keep them. Also, a little appreciation goes a LONG WAY.

      The David J. Joseph Company2018-09-08

      The David J. Joseph Company Response

      September 26, 2018Recruiting Manager

      Thank you for the review and for advice to Management-As a company we always strive to show our teammates what a huge impact they make on a daily basis, but a reminder to continue to do this never hurts! One of the pros you mentioned is something we hear a lot...teammates love the ...

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    • Helpful (1)

      "Marketing"

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      Current Employee - Corporate Marketing Manager in Cincinnati, OH
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at The David J. Joseph Company full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      DJJ offers a great work atmosphere, providing opportunities for continued growth and development. They encourage me to to use my creative skillsets to their fullest and; because of that, my position is very rewarding.

      Cons

      I would like to see the company become more involved in social media so we can connect better with today's new hires.

      The David J. Joseph Company2018-06-12

      The David J. Joseph Company Response

      June 14, 2018Recruiting Manager

      Thank you for your review and feedback! Growth, development and offering rewarding careers are extremely important priorities for DJJ, so it is fantastic that has been your experience throughout your time with the Company! Social media is an area the company wants to continue to ...

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    • Helpful (1)

      "Intern"

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      Current Employee - Intern in Cincinnati, OH
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at The David J. Joseph Company full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great Company! Everyone here is so nice and welcoming and I never feel like I didn't belong. It is such a beautiful building, and parking is free anytime during the week or weekend, I have my own cubicle (which is great for just an intern) and everyone is flexible and willing to help me with anything. I am given actual tasks, not simply administrative work or getting coffee for employees. I absolutely love working for...

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      Cons

      DJJ is a company that has been around for a long time and does not have any social media. I would like to see them implement more social media in order to show people what an amazing company DJJ is and help recruit millennials.

      The David J. Joseph Company2018-06-11

      The David J. Joseph Company Response

      June 12, 2018Recruiting Manager

      Thank you for feedback! It is so great to hear you are having an amazing internship experience at DJJ. We are committed to our intern programs across the board and giving college students meaningful work and a taste of the corporate world. It is also fantastic to hear you are experience ...

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    • Helpful (2)

      "Employee centric with wholesome values from the top down"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at The David J. Joseph Company full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Flexible management, room to grown, open to new and innovative ideas. Active in the community. Promote from within.

      Cons

      More office driven environment, centered around downtown.

      The David J. Joseph Company2018-06-05

      The David J. Joseph Company Response

      June 11, 2018Recruiting Manager

      Thank you for your feedback. We are so happy to hear from long term teammates that have an understanding of the DJJ culture and values. DJJ truly is committed to new ideas and advancement of our teammates. Good Luck in your next 10 years!

    • Helpful (4)

      "Great Work Culture!"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at The David J. Joseph Company full-time

      Pros

      I love everything about DJJ! Everyone works together so well! They take the time to ensure you're a trained thoroughly. There is a huge emphasis on Safety and Employee Recognition. It's just a joy to be part of the team!

      Cons

      I have none so far!

      The David J. Joseph Company2018-05-15

      The David J. Joseph Company Response

      May 23, 2018Human Resources Manager

      Thank you for your feedback! We are happy this has been your experience with DJJ so far. We are committed to Safety and value our teammates immensely! I am confident this will continue to show through in everything we do as a company!

    • "Great place to work, treated like a person, not a number"

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      Current Employee - Export Compliance Specialist in Cincinnati, OH
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at The David J. Joseph Company full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Strong commitment to safety of all employees Management is very open to new ideas and suggestions. Very positive work environment.

      Cons

      Lack of communication between departments

      Advice to Management

      Provide orientation for new employees to help introduce each business segment and its personnel.

      The David J. Joseph Company2018-01-30
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