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Review averages

  • 98 employees say

    Excellent (13)
    13.265306122449%
    Good (7)
    7.1428571428571%
    Satisfactory (20)
    20.408163265306%
    Subpar (58)
    59.183673469388%
    2.16
  • 1 applicant says

    Excellent (1)
    100%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    5.00

Company summary

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ABM (NYSE:ABM) is a Fortune 500 company and leading provider of facility solutions with offices throughout the United States and various international locations. ABM's comprehensive capabilities include janitorial, electrical & lighting, energy solutions, facilities engineering, HVAC & mechanical, landscape & turf, mission critical solutions and parking, provided through stand-alone or integrated solutions. ABM provides custom facility solutions in urban, suburban and rural areas to properties of all sizes - from schools and commercial buildings to hospitals, data centers, manufacturing plants and airports. ABM Industries Incorporated, which operates through its subsidiaries, was founded in 1909. For more information, visit www.abm.com

Numbers

Employees

10,000+

Company info

Who we are

Products, services

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  • Electrical
  • Energy
  • HVAC & Mechanical
  • Integrated Facility Solutions
  • Janitorial
  • Facilities Engineering
  • Parking & Transportation
  • Electrical Testing
  • Clinical Engineering
  • Landscape & Turf
  • Mission Critical Solutions 

Company outlook


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Every day, we perform hundreds of services at thousands of facilities that help our clients make a positive and memorable first impression
on their customers.

Whether it’s a student, employee, patient, tenant, traveler, or guest, we make sure their car is parked efficiently; they are greeted courteously; and they arrive at a clean, comfortable, and well-maintained facility. 

Benefits

Employee health and wellness is important and we are committed to providing a high quality, competitive benefits program designed to address employee needs.

Our benefits package is regularly reviewed and modified to ensure we offer benefits most valuable to employees and their families. 

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Location

For applicants

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What we offer

What is special about working for us?

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Training and Development

The investment in training and development we make in our people is perhaps the single-most important way we guarantee the quality and service our clients have come to expect.

At ABM, people are our greatest asset. We provide our staff with a variety of ways to build knowledge and skills.

We also believe in nurturing the professional and personal growth of our team members.

To assist in the continuing development of each team member, we also actively support the many independent training initiatives of our subsidiary companies, including a variety of external and internal classroom-based training programs.

To ensure maximum participation throughout our organization, and to optimize efficiency, we’ve invested in a state-of-the-art video conferencing network, self-directed training programs, as well as our library of video-based programs.

Team members who are supervisors, managers, or Human Resources personnel participate in additional training to complement and certify their unique responsibilities at ABM. This also helps us maintain compliance with the latest changes in the industry and the law. 

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Management Training

Management training is an investment in employee- and our - future. We support our managers’ continuing education efforts with training and support related to many relevant topics including:

  • Business Acumen
  • Client Service
  • Communication Skills
  • Leadership & Managerial Development
  • Employment Law & Supervisory Skills
  • Software Training
  • Professional Association Memberships
  • Safety Certification Courses

How would we describe the company culture?

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Diversity is an integral part of our past, present, and future success — and directly impacts the services we provide clients. We strive to create an environment in which all employees feel valued and can contribute to their fullest potential.

Founded on the company’s core values of respect, integrity, collaboration, innovation, and excellence, ABM recognizes diversity and inclusion, and how we treat each other, which provides distinct business advantages. In an increasingly global marketplace it’s critically important the rich experiences, backgrounds, and skills of our employee population are fully embraced to help us meet the diverse needs of our clients. 

What else should applicants know about us?

ABM has pledged our commitment to actively hire veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. We value and recognize the leadership, training, character and discipline that our veterans and members of the National Guard and Reserve bring to our company and the American workforce.

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That’s why our commitment to attracting and retaining the best employees is one of our top priorities. 

Application advice

Reviews for ABM Industries

Reviews - What employees say

2.16 Employees say
5.00 Applicants say
  • 19.Jul 2017
  • Employee

Overall Compensation for your work

Good benefits. No COLA increases. Minimal or no annual salary increases even with excellent annual review.

Company Image

Not the organization it used to be.

Suggestions for improvement

  • Care about people. Define a career path for every employee.

What I like about the company

Benefits, flex hours, work from home.

What I dislike about the company

Employees are treated as disposable assets, not people. IBM is a leader in outsourcing. High percentage of workforce is contract labor.

Company culture
3.00
Support from Management
1.00
Teamwork
2.00
Level of Autonomy
2.00
Communication
0.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall Compensation for your work
0.00
Office/Work Environment
0.00
Eco-consciousness
0.00
Work-Life Balance
0.00
Company Image
2.00
Job security
1.00
Handicap Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
0.00
Inclusive/Diverse
0.00

Company culture

Money over good proformance. Quality does not matter only profits

Support from Management

The manager is very unorganized and untrustworthy

Teamwork

The field engineers try to get work done as per contacts. where the manager only wants a year end bonus.

Level of Autonomy

You do everything yourself. Management will not help in any way.

Communication

There is none

Gender Equality

They never hire weman


Review averages

  • 98 employees say

    Excellent (13)
    13.265306122449%
    Good (7)
    7.1428571428571%
    Satisfactory (20)
    20.408163265306%
    Subpar (58)
    59.183673469388%
    2.16
  • 1 applicant says

    Excellent (1)
    100%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    5.00

kununu score comparisons

ABM Industries
2.19
98 reviews

Industry average (Service industry)
2.97
42,020 reviews

kununu average
3.13
1,668,000 reviews