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Found 2,737 of over 3K reviews
3.3
59% Recommend to a Friend
GardaWorld President and Chief Executive Officer Stéphan D. Crétier
62% Approve of CEO

Found 79 of over 3K reviews

3.3
59%
Recommend to a Friend
62%
Approve of CEO
GardaWorld President and Chief Executive Officer Stéphan D. Crétier
Stéphan D. Crétier
1,014 Ratings
Pros
  • "good pay great people you'll enjoy working here(in 113 reviews)

  • "Friendly nice employees lots of hours(in 20 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "long hours and a lot of standing(in 79 reviews)

  • "work life balance i really hard(in 27 reviews)

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    1. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Decent pay

      2 Dec 2021 - Security Officer in Saint John, NB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Decent pay, lots of hours/ OT, benefits

      Cons

      long hours, confusing management style

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    2. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      treats employees like cattle

      12 Nov 2021 - Armed Guard in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      union benefits - Healthcare, pension, wages

      Cons

      Long hours, no respect, no support. Management and supervisors never come out on runs or try and help us. Except Sean. Union is useless too. they were all fired for corruption. toxic workplace were you have to carry a firearm and risk your life every day

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Not great

      1 Oct 2021 - Commercial Route Supervisor 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Occasionally you get a good team and there’s plenty of challenges

      Cons

      Long hours, fast paced environment with rapidly changing situations

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Its good

      30 Sep 2021 - Security Guard in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      very good company and professional environment

      Cons

      long hours and a lot of standing

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      22 Sep 2021 - Route Production Supervisor in Broadview, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Lots of opportunity for promotion

      Cons

      Many days of long hours

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Working for gardaworld

      26 Aug 2021 - Security Guard in St. John's, NL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Uniforms Locations Responsibility Respect Friendly people.

      Cons

      Unfriendly people Theft Dangerous situation Getting hurt Long hours

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    8. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Horrible

      25 Sep 2021 - Pre-Board Screening Officer in Ottawa, ON
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The pay is the only good thing

      Cons

      Everything else: scheduling, long hours, no respect, they don’t care about you

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Its ok....

      28 Aug 2021 - Driver/Messenger in Livonia, MI
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Easy work. Paid decently Food health benefits. Vision/dental/health and at a very reasonable cost for employees

      Cons

      Long hours due to traffic or route cancellations. If another route gets cancelled they add extra loads to your current route.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Alright

      29 Jul 2021 - Security Guard in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      -Really easy to find a good site to work at -a company that gives benefits -you can work as a casual worker

      Cons

      The only thing I have to say about this company is that they are unprofessional in how they deal with situations and long hours

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Platform for growth

      29 Jul 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Has a strong support system internally and provides a great platform to learn. Opportunities for internal progression is great. Due recognition given for hard work and efforts, which acts as a motivator.

      Cons

      While there are ample opportunities to learn, you must be game to put in long hours.

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