Metrolink Reviews

Updated 15 May 2020

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2.4
31%
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Metrolink CEO Michael P. DePallo (no image)
Michael P. DePallo
11 Ratings
  1. "Headed down the right track"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Communications Coordinator 
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Metrolink full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Metrolink is a vital part of the transportation network in Southern California, so if you're excited about being part of the solution to traffic and climate change, this is a great place to build a career.

    Cons

    Don't expect big change to happen quickly.

  2. "Good place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Department in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Metrolink full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice folks. Good benefits. Free pass.

    Cons

    Pay is a little sub par.

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  3. Helpful (2)

    "Life is Too Short"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Metrolink full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Salaries and benefits are competitive.

    Cons

    Extreme turnover, frequent fire drills, management that does not seek or value input, JPA structure creates hostility toward staff.

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  4. "Pretty Friendly Staff"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Metrolink part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Staff was very friendly and encouraging

    Cons

    - very manual; low-tech - repetitive tasks every day

  5. "Great Place to Learn"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Grad On Career Track 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Metrolink full-time

    Pros

    Good pay for entry level job.

    Cons

    Wish they allowed interns to work for a permanent job.

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Avoid at all cost"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Metrolink full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Pay, benefits , flexible work schedule and coworkers

    Cons

    Upper management, high turnover, CEO, Toxic environment , easy to blame

  7. Helpful (1)

    "New CEO, same Toxic Environment"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Chief Operating Officer in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Metrolink full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Discounts for Metro, good pay

    Cons

    Expect to cancel your planned PTO (doesn’t matter if you provided 2 months advance notice), be ready to cancel thanksgiving and Christmas, be ready to work weekends. Micromanaging at it’s worse! From CEO to mid level managers, totally unprofessional but pretend to be changing with the time.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good Luck"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Unhappy Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Metrolink full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good Pay and benefits that is about it

    Cons

    Horrible Management, unorganized and toxic environment

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  9. "Well paid and good fun"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Metrolink full-time

    Pros

    Well paid and good fun

    Cons

    Cash is King and work becomes addictive

  10. Helpful (4)

    "This is false info ( Wrong Ceo and Employee Count)"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Metrolink full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place to work! Excellent benifits, team environment. Management is very helpful and professional.

    Cons

    None that I could think off

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