Childress Klein Reviews

Updated 20 Feb 2020

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Childress Klein Senior Managing Partners Donald Childress & Fred W. Klein (no image)
Donald Childress & Fred W. Klein
5 Ratings
  1. "Great company"

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

    I have been working at Childress Klein full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    CK hires the best industry professionals and we all make each other better, day after day. A company full of high performers

    Cons

    Promotions come around when a need arises, don't expect to be promoted every 2 years

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  2. "Incredible opportunities for those who want to work hard."

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

    I have been working at Childress Klein full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They hire the best, and allow them the freedom, flexibility and resources to do their job. (Many companies like to say they do this, but this one actually does.) Employees who are self- motivated, and take the initiative to go the extra mile are rewarded - praise is often, and makes you feel incredibly valued and appreciated. They do promote within when possible - so keep that in mind as you look at your long term career goals. If this is your first job out of college, you have lucked out and hit the jackpot.

    Cons

    Work is often in silos, offer more employee gatherings so different divisions can interact with each other.

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  3. "Nepotism is alive and well at Childress Klein"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Childress Klein full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice office and some employees are friendly.

    Cons

    If you are not one of the “favored” employees you will feel like an outcast. There is a definite divide between the employees, you are in the “ in crowd” or you are not. Feels like high school all over again.

  4. "Upper management is wonderful and allows for growth with the company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Facility Service Associate in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Childress Klein

    Pros

    Growth opportunity is the best I have seen

    Cons

    Didn’t enjoy working in the uptown location

  5. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Property Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Childress Klein full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent senior leadership & culture, good benefits, high quality properties, focus on customer service.

    Cons

    High expectations might be considered a "con" unless you want to work on a really strong team.

  6. Helpful (2)

    "Be careful what you hear"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Small enough to know most of the company

    Cons

    -Very hard to get promoted, they are so small opportunities are few and far between. -Once your a favorite you can get away with anything.

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Atlanta Office"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Executive Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Childress Klein for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The best office culture, furnishings, equipment, supplies, coworkers, location and benefits. Best job I ever had. If not for relocating I never would have left.

    Cons

    There are zero negatives about working at Childress Klein in Atlanta.

  8. Helpful (2)

    "Childress Klein"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Childress Klein full-time

    Pros

    Nice people, good location, 401k match is ok.

    Cons

    Health insurance isn't great, You have to accumulate your time off, You have to pay for monthly parking.

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  9. "Building Engineer"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    North Carolina in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Childress Klein

    Pros

    Good salary and benifits .Fair Insurance

    Cons

    A lot of issues with upper management.

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  10. "Good People"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Childress Klein full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment, good office location

    Cons

    none i can think of

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