VSG Vision Security Group Reviews

Updated 4 Sep 2020

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3.3
55%
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76%
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VSG Vision Security Group Managing Director Chris Chidley (no image)
Chris Chidley
30 Ratings
Pros
  • "Always paid on time loads of perks(in 5 reviews)

  • "Good company to work in terms of the support network and working atmosphere(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "long hours of work and very busy(in 8 reviews)

  • "No structure or back up from head office(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "5 Star"

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

    I have been working at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great company, Great benefits, Great people to work with.

    Cons

    Never had any issues so not sure what to say.

  2. "Management not the best"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Can't think of any to be honest.

    Cons

    Management don't have a great attitude towards their staff.


  3. "Good Work Environment"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Finance Manager in Northampton, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people at VSG made the company a great place to work, even when working long hours having a good team meant it was still good fun.

    Cons

    As Compass took over control the environment became more tense.

  4. "company rate"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Crime Analyst in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at VSG Vision Security Group part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good working environment, build nice working relationships.

    Cons

    not everything is explained to you.

  5. "Steady Company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Core Retail Officer in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Been with VSG for a year and so far have no issues even after TUPE to MITIE the management structure and support is far better than G4s who i worked with for 14 years , shift patterns are fine as are hours (45)

    Cons

    Compared to other companies the pay is poor, and even though we are paid by MITIE we are still on less money than officers who are directly employed with them

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  6. "Long Hours, Little Pay"

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

    I have been working at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Always Work. They always have places available

    Cons

    Significantly lower than standard industry pay. A head office that doesnt give a damn.

  7. "Kinda okay"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vsg/Vsg in Gillingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Shifts sorted all year can plain ahead

    Cons

    Long days but all payed on time

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  8. "Restrictions"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Northampton, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy job the other blokes are ok

    Cons

    Restricted to doing 4on 4off which makes your monthly wage poor your lucky to pick up 1200 a month not enough to pay Bill's when your rent alone is £680 not open to new ideas as management wont put them forward.

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  9. "Security site,monitoring cctv"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Newport, Newport, Wales

    I have been working at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good management, quick problem solving

    Cons

    No progress coming as promise

  10. "Past 17 Years"

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

    I worked at VSG Vision Security Group full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Family, great work Ethic, good core values, manageable tasks. Training, prorogation.

    Cons

    Sold the business to competitor

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