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Sungevity Reviews

Updated 24 Jun 2019

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Andrew Birch
215 Ratings
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  • "Questionable decisions from upper management(in 16 reviews)

  • "Long hours and hard work is not always recognized(in 13 reviews)

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  1. "A good opportunity to laern more about solar"

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    Former Employee - Accounts Payable Specialist in Oakland, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    It is a different working environment

    Cons

    Quick management turn around including staff

    Advice to Management

    Better communication, understanding and more productivity

    Sungevity2019-06-24
  2. "Solar power consultant"

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    Current Employee - Solar Advisor in Amsterdam
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    people-centric envirorment, great vision, fresh food for lunch.

    Cons

    I really don't know

    Sungevity2019-04-15
  3. "Good while it lasted"

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    Former Employee - Solar Marketing Specialist 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sungevity part-time

    Pros

    Worked here for about a year right before they did a massive layoff. Good benefits and lots of company perks.

    Cons

    Laid off a but of people with no severance package.

    Sungevity2019-04-06
  4. "Great until it wasn’t anymore"

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    Current Employee - Solar Consultant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Culture, pay, hours, benefits

    Cons

    Brankruptcy, lack of transparency

    Sungevity2019-03-07
  5. "Good benefits"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Delran, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sungevity for less than a year

    Pros

    Great hours, great benefits

    Cons

    Commission was weak, not great pay

    Sungevity2019-01-26
  6. "Review of Sungevity International NL"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Sungevity full-time

      Pros

      Young and dynamic company. A lot of learning

      Cons

      Less structure. Need to be proactive if you need something to be done otherwise nothing will happen.

      Sungevity2018-12-18
    • "Good while it lasted."

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        Former Employee - Solar Designer in Oakland, CA

        I worked at Sungevity full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        It was a really enjoyable work environment.

        Cons

        Bankruptcies usually aren't good for employee morale.

        Advice to Management

        Don't go bankrupt.

        Sungevity2018-10-03
      • "Solar consultant"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Sungevity

        Pros

        Fun, energetic environment, with a lot of young talent. The people make are what make the job fun.

        Cons

        Not a great role if you don’t want to be stuck in a cubical dialing for dollars. Very challenging if you are easily deterred.

        Sungevity2018-10-28
      • "Solar Marketing Technician"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I worked at Sungevity part-time

          Pros

          The pay was great and the people were nice.

          Cons

          Very repetitive work day in and day out

          Sungevity2018-09-18
        • "Sales"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Doesn't Recommend
          Negative Outlook
          No Opinion of CEO

          I worked at Sungevity full-time

          Pros

          Fun environment, good colleagues, and a pretty relaxed office environment.

          Cons

          Long hours, sales pressure, limited career progression

          Sungevity2018-05-25
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