G4S Reviews

Updated 18 Sep 2020

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2.9
49%
Recommend to a Friend
55%
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G4S Chief Executive Officer Ashley Almanza
Ashley Almanza
554 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, different types of shifts(in 65 reviews)

  • "Decent amount of work, decent pay(in 45 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Great company"

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

    I have been working at G4S full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours and decent pay

    Cons

    Not much to complain about

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  2. "Good employer"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Director in London, England

    I worked at G4S full-time

    Pros

    Develop and train staff well.

    Cons

    Pay is average in market


  3. "Events Steward"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Event Steward in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at G4S part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work in various events which specialized in different events.

    Cons

    Travel to various venues may take a while.

  4. "Good place to work"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Steward 

    I worked at G4S part-time

    Pros

    Get to work at large events that are enjoyable

    Cons

    Little breaks so can be tiring

  5. "Stressful"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at G4S full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good salary Good colleagues and working conditions

    Cons

    Travelling lack of managerial support

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  6. "G4S Review"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Oxford, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at G4S full-time

    Pros

    pay structure good, cameradery good

    Cons

    HR needs improvement employee welfare needs attention

  7. "Efficient recruitment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Prison Custody Officer in Wolverhampton, England

    I worked at G4S full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    People you work with, all in it together.

    Cons

    The wrong people getting promotion

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  8. "2 stars"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Events Steward in London, England

    I worked at G4S full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly team. Food and drink always provided. Breaks were generous.

    Cons

    Very disorganised - didn't manage to get passes for all the staff. Senior management were hard to get hold of.

  9. "Nice place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Steward in Birmingham, England

    I worked at G4S part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very nice place to work at

    Cons

    Sometimes the shifts are very long

  10. "Awful"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cleaner in Clacton-on-Sea, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at G4S full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    None spring to my mind

    Cons

    Bullying is a daily habit

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