Avis Budget Group
2.8 of 5 316 reviews
www.avisbudgetcareers.com Parsippany, NJ 5000+ Employees

Avis Budget Group Reviews

Updated Apr 18, 2014
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2.8 316 reviews

                             

54% Approve of the CEO

Avis Budget Group CEO Ron Nelson

Ron Nelson

(102 ratings)

42% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Good benefits including sick days and paid vacation"
    in 14 reviews
  • "free car and gas, great benefits & discounts for companies (verizon,expedia)"
    in 12 reviews
Cons:
  • "Constant struggle with upper management to get the resources needed to grow business"
    in 20 reviews
  • "Management goes into hiding anytime you need cars or customer service issues"
    in 17 reviews
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Was a Great Start

Sales Associate (Former Employee)
Providence, RI (US)

I worked at Avis Budget Group full-time for more than a year

ProsNice bonus fair pay 40+ hours a week

ConsYou have to stay till last flight even if its 4 am

Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on making shining stars brighter and let the bad ones leave

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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As any job there are ups and downs overall a great place to work

Customer Service Representative (Current Employee)
Washington, DC (US)

I have been working at Avis Budget Group full-time for more than a year

ProsStrong company, good values, great employess

ConsMore sales driven than customer service driven

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Family friendly with work balance and commitment to employee development when I was with Budget

Recruiting Manager (Former Employee)

I worked at Avis Budget Group full-time for more than a year

ProsDuring the time I was there people were respected, encouraged and the company seemed truly interested in the wellbeing and personal development of it's employees.

ConsAfter the Avis purchase pros were pretty much non-existent.

Advice to Senior ManagementTry to find a balance between turning a profit and treating your people like people.

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Service Agent (Current Employee)
Philadelphia, PA (US)

I have been working at Avis Budget Group full-time for less than a year

ProsGreat coworkers, that is all

ConsManagement is terrible. Everyone wants to leave to go to a better job, no room for growth, instead of hiring in house with a person witn experience they hire someone that must be trained, long story short everyone at the phila international airport feels over worked, under paid, and very much under appreciated. I dont even know what union i am apart of yet union dues are coming out of my check every 1st of the month.

Advice to Senior ManagementTry to start an incentive system, so employees feel appreciated and motivated to work harder and better.

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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stressful and profitable during season

Rental Sales Agent (Current Employee)
Fort Lauderdale, FL (US)

I have been working at Avis Budget Group full-time for more than 3 years

ProsYou can make a lot of money during season as long as you are provided with cars to rent. Good benefits including sick days and paid vacation.

ConsNo organization, lack of cars, no recognition for anything good. Its a roller-coaster of a job. You are part of a workers union here which offers both pros and cons itself.

Advice to Senior ManagementMore support for front line employees. Counter managers should actually be at the counter.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good job for college aged kids

Rental Sales Associate (Current Employee)

I have been working at Avis Budget Group full-time for more than 3 years

ProsLots of time between flights

ConsManagers make the job much more complicated then it needs to be
Csi is a scam

Advice to Senior ManagementPay rental agents direct commission

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Work environment stressful

Maintenance Manager (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA (US)

I worked at Avis Budget Group full-time for more than 5 years

Prosit is a job. Beats being homeless

Consdays go by too fast

Advice to Senior ManagementLove one another. Business is for people by people.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Bullies

Customer Service Representative (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA (US)

I have been working at Avis Budget Group full-time for more than 3 years

ProsFull-time, benefits, 2 days off in a row. Got to meet people from all around the world

Consmicromanaging managers, Making employees to stand in 20 degree weather instead of in a warm car like the daytime workers do.Told to lie to customers about prices. Sexual harrassment on an everyday basis and management does nothing but sometimes join in.

Advice to Senior ManagementBe professional....Stop the sexual harrassment. Comunicate

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Intriguing career move and very exciting

Rental Sales Associate (Current Employee)
Milwaukee, WI (US)

I have been working at Avis Budget Group full-time for less than a year

ProsI was intrigued by the job description for Avis and while going through the hiring process the attention to detail and my personal growth within the Avis program had me actively pursuing the opportunity to work at the Avis Budget Group.

ConsHired during holidays so training has been sporadic

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great people to work with

Shuttle Driver (Current Employee)
Abilene, TX (US)

I have been working at Avis Budget Group part-time for less than a year

ProsExperience driving late model cars to determine ones that I might be interested in purchasing one day.

ConsNone that I can think of regarding the people and vehicles I am associated with. Traffic in the DFW area is a negative.!

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the great communication with your employees.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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