Irvine Company Reviews

Updated 19 Sep 2020

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3.9
74%
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77%
Approve of CEO
Irvine Company Chairman Donald L. Bren
Donald L. Bren
319 Ratings
Pros
  • "They care about their employees and offer good benefits(in 37 reviews)

  • "great benefits, friendly work environment, good pay(in 35 reviews)

Cons
  • "If you work on the apartment side unfortunately you will work weekends(in 35 reviews)

  • "Upper Management does not care about you(in 25 reviews)

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  1. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Relations Representative in Irvine, CA

    I worked at Irvine Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Large company with plenty of room for growth. Pay was better than other property management companies. Enjoyed working with most of my coworkers

    Cons

    Suit and tie dress code, required to work weekends

  2. "Fun Office Atmosphere"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Leasing Representative in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Irvine Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun Office, great co-workers, amazing benefits. Loved the culture.

    Cons

    you will work weekends, They will also ask you for overtime.


  3. "Hardwork, high expectations and rewarding"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Leasing Representative in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Irvine Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    work life balance and the people

    Cons

    pay and high expecations, little room for growth

  4. "A great company with room for growth."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Reservation Sales Agent in Newport Beach, CA

    I worked at Irvine Company full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A Free lunch daily and a beautiful setting.

    Cons

    A Call Center setting with close proximity

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  5. "Typical Hourly Job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Hostess 

    I worked at Irvine Company part-time

    Pros

    Fun atmosphere, managers were friendly and open

    Cons

    Some people were hard to work with

  6. "Pays well but lay offs are causing work overload."

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Leasing Consultant in Cupertino, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Irvine Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great pay, Immersion training was fun.

    Cons

    Small communities get forgotten about. Mass layoffs within the company. Offices closed or staff reduced causing the work load to be way too much.

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  7. COVID-19
    Helpful (2)

    "Bittersweet"

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

    I worked at Irvine Company full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good benefits Great clientele Good networking

    Cons

    Company is very political Company laid off an extraordinary amount of people due to Covid-19, including people who had been with them for decades. They do not value their employees

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  8. "Find a better place"

    1.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - HVAC Tech in Irvine, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Irvine Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Large corperation which deals with many smaller companies. Has a great network. Can lead you to meet good people

    Cons

    Discrimination, Nepotism, and Inequality, these are only a few observations I made and there are plenty more that need to be addressed.

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  9. "With a few changes Irvine Company could have been a great company to work for."

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Leasing Consultant in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Irvine Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, job could be rewarding when helping people find a home

    Cons

    Corporate/Management is out of touch, no bonuses or incentive For leasing consultants to reach goals. Make pricing guys from corporate visit their assigned communities.

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  10. "Endless opportunities if you’re committed"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Resident Relations Representative in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Irvine Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The company invests a lot of time into training and I worked with so many different kinds of people it was a great learning experience with a very organized system getting started and with good benefits.

    Cons

    You will work a schedule that includes weekends and holidays

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