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51%
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76%
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TruGreen CEO John Cowles
John Cowles
20 Ratings
Pros
  • "Its a good place to work if you like working outside every one will help you or train you you cant get that somewhere eles(in 56 reviews)

  • "Good pay great hours sundays off(in 42 reviews)

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  1. Awesome

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at TruGreen full-time

    Pros

    Great hours and benefits

    Cons

    None none none None none

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what your doing

  2. Loved it, best job ever.

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    Former Employee - Tree Shrub Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TruGreen full-time

    Pros

    Great people, jobs nationwide, competitive pay. Overtime. Freedom

    Cons

    Lot of driving if you don't like to drive.

    Advice to Management

    I recently worked at trugreen but had to leave for a problem with my license. I have nothing but good things to say about the Rochester NY branch everyone from management to employees are first class by far the best job I have ever had I recently been trying to get rehired but I have had no luck yet. But I will keep trying. If you can help me in anyway it would be greatly appreciated thank you.

  3. Honest pay for honest work

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    Current Employee - Lawn Route Manager in Franklin, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TruGreen part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay with very good overtime and ability to work as many hours as you please. The people are hard-working and for the most part work as a team.

    Cons

    Sometimes disorganized and hectic. Had to work Saturdays and hours can get very long.

  4. Nice Job

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    Former Employee - Lead Landscaper 

    I worked at TruGreen part-time

    Pros

    Enjoying the outdoor weather was nice

    Cons

    Can be long hours and tiresome sometimes

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

  5. Typical Pest Control/Landscape Company

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at TruGreen full-time

    Pros

    Decent Pay Commisions and bonuses available

    Cons

    Limited Advancement Opportunities Pay increases are minimal, disappointing for long term employees

    Advice to Management

    Value your veterans, tangibly

  6. Helpful (1)

    America's #1 LawnCare Company

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at TruGreen full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Team environment in the branches. Ability to work outside.

      Cons

      Sales department will do anything to get a sale.

      Advice to Management

      Care about the front line associates that interact with the customers daily.

    • Helpful (1)

      Rewards Results

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      Current Employee - General Manager 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at TruGreen full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Excellent place to work. A lot of great people that take pride in doing quality work and helping employees to be their best.

      Cons

      Some positions are seasonal in some markets.

      TruGreen Response

      January 29, 2019Meg Jr.

      We’re so happy to hear you enjoy your coworkers, as our people are our most valuable asset. We are continuously striving to create a work culture which puts our associates first and promotes collaboration. Thank you for reviewing us and for all you do in assisting us in making TruGreen ...

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    • Helpful (1)

      Like running a half marathon minimum every day.

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      Current Employee - Lawn Specialist in Memphis, TN
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at TruGreen full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Excellent Benefits, 10 hr work day flies by because you are so busy, overtime peak season

      Cons

      Low pay , extremely physically demanding. sizzle like bacon in summer and freeze in Jan and Feb,

      Advice to Management

      Management is very good.

      TruGreen Response

      January 29, 2019Meg Jr.

      We’re so happy to hear you enjoy your job, even though Mother Nature doesn’t always cooperate.

    • Great management, tough labor

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      Former Employee - Lawn Specialist in Randolph, NJ
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at TruGreen full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Working outside. Familiarizing yourself with your own route. Tackling assignments how you see best. Management at branch very willing to work with you and easy to get along with.

      Cons

      Labor intensive, have to be prepared to walk a lot. Equipment not always reliable and have to be prepared for necessary repairs. Not always able to work within deadline outlined for route.

      TruGreen Response

      January 29, 2019Meg Jr.

      We appreciate your input and are continuously working to improve our associate experience. Thank you for providing your feedback.

    • Helpful (1)

      TruGreen Review

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      Current Employee - Lawn Technician in Andover, MA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at TruGreen full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Teamwork, Support, Outside, Alone, Learning

      Cons

      Harsh, Controlled, Fast Paced, long hours, Unscheduled stops

      Advice to Management

      Continue to improve on communication which is very important. More Suppirt for employees

      TruGreen Response

      January 29, 2019Meg Jr.

      We’re glad you like your job! Communication is key and we’re continuously looking for ways to improve. Thanks for taking the time to give us feedback.

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