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Reviews for Waste Management

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
2.88
Support from management
2.75
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
2.97
Internal Communication
2.73
Office / Work Environment
2.91
Environmental Friendliness
3.18
Work-Life Balance
2.73
Challenging Work
2.87
Inclusive / Diverse
2.97

Career factor

Gender Equality
3.12
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.11
Career Development
2.74
Overall compensation for your work
3.37
Company Image
3.15
Job Security
2.79
Handicapped Accessibility
3.08
Workplace Safety
3.45
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

Flex. working hours in 10 of 165 reviews Parking in 68 of 165 reviews Easy access to public transportation in 10 of 165 reviews Stock or equity options in 63 of 165 reviews 401(k) in 105 of 165 reviews Onsite daycare facility in 1 of 165 reviews Reimbursed daycare in 3 of 165 reviews Ability to work remotely in 14 of 165 reviews Desirable office location in 13 of 165 reviews Tuition assistance in 25 of 165 reviews Paid Parental Leave in 29 of 165 reviews 401(k) Match in 86 of 165 reviews Flexible spending account in 58 of 165 reviews Paid time off in 90 of 165 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 92 of 165 reviews Relocation allowance in 10 of 165 reviews Life insurance in 84 of 165 reviews

The following perks are offered

On site cafeteria in 25 of 165 reviews Free (company provided) Meals in 14 of 165 reviews Health and wellness programs in 77 of 165 reviews Employee discounts in 81 of 165 reviews Vehicle allowance in 14 of 165 reviews Employee events in 34 of 165 reviews Pet friendly/Pets allowed in 1 of 165 reviews Fitness center on site in 24 of 165 reviews Free Snacks/Drinks in 15 of 165 reviews
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Suggestions for improvement

  • I think we should get more perks to make up for the dirt and smell.

What I like about the company

I have a lot of job security and never worry about being laid off. Our insurance is pretty good.

What I dislike about the company

It can be a dirty, messy, boring job.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
3.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
2.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
2.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Waste Management
  • City
    Macomb
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered
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Suggestions for improvement

  • Get more Input from its workers when implementing Changes in operations And equipment upgrades.

What I like about the company

There was a time when I was in need of a vehicle in my coworkers pitched in to help us purchase a new used vehicle. They also have An employee assistance program.

What I dislike about the company

The company tends to run the business like government bureaucracy.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Stock or equity options is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Waste Management Inc
  • City
    Chicago
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Have a maternity leave program

What I like about the company

I don’t really have a personal experience but I have the best boos you could imagine. He is so caring and great at his job.

What I dislike about the company

I don’t like the face they don’t have maternity leave for us

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Waste Managment
  • City
    Tappahannock
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Would be nice to have better drinks. Would also be nice to have cleaner working conditions.

What I like about the company

It is a secure job with pretty good benefits.

What I dislike about the company

It is a dirty smelly job. We need more perks to offset the bad parts.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
2.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
2.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Waste Management
  • City
    Macomb
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered
  • 09.Nov 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • I would love to have a little different hours or be able to work from home.

What I like about the company

You have a great sense of job security. You get good benefits.

What I dislike about the company

It is a dirty, smelly, and sometimes very gross job so you need more perks.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
2.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Waste Management
  • City
    Macomb
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Needs more equal opportunities. Women are not given same opportunities as men.

What I like about the company

Good upward mobility. Accomplishments are well rewarded. Frequent training furthers my career.

What I dislike about the company

Sexual discrimination exists. There are too often office politics as well...people positioning themselves to advance through evil methods.

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
2.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
3.00
Handicapped Accessibility
3.00
Workplace Safety
2.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Ability to work remotely is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered
  • Company
    Waste Management Inc
  • City
    Chicago
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • They need to improve their communication with other employees.

What I like about the company

Great benefits and ability to travel.

What I dislike about the company

They tend to not communicate very well.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Waste management
  • City
    San Antonio
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Communication needs to be greatly improved.

What I like about the company

More knowledgable about accounting.

What I dislike about the company

They do not communicate very well.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered Ability to work remotely is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Waste management
  • City
    San Antonio
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Free (company provided) Meals is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered Fitness center on site is offered
  • 26.Sep 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Bring in a new maintence management team

What I like about the company

It’s a good company to work for, they value the employees and offer job security

What I dislike about the company

More flexiable hours for non shift workers

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
3.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Waste Managment
  • City
    Saugus
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Free (company provided) Meals is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered

Company Culture

Constant turn around and implement policies that do not work. Always a group think.

Support from management

Zero. Decisions are made with your input.

Teamwork

Complete lack. Friend to imminent TPM and management refused to embrace.

Freedom to work independently

Always 2nd guessed by the top who have zero manufacturing experience

Internal Communication

Positions are cut without you knowing or your input.

Office / Work Environment

Miserable

Environmental Friendliness

Litter all through the property and no solution to keep clean.

Work-Life Balance

Phone always going off and expected to answer emails 24/7

Job Security

Job is always on the line and threats to be let go continually

Workplace Safety

One fatality in the past 4 years and 3 LOTO volitions in the past year alone. Plant manager covered last one up.

Company Culture
1.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
1.00
Workplace Safety
1.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
2.00
  • Company
    Waste Management
  • City
    Philadelphia
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • Department
    Logistics/materials management