WM Overview

  • www.wm.com
  • Houston, United States
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1971
  • Company - Public (WM)
  • Building & Personnel Services
  • $10+ billion (USD)

Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is North America's largest environmental solutions provider and recycler. WM serves over 20 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection ...
Mission: We have made commitments to sustainability that help drive our business. By 2038, we plan to offset four times the GHG emissions we generate through our operations. We also aim to help make communities in which we live and work safe, resilient and sustainable by concentrating on ...

Company Updates

3 January 2023
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With over 1,800 open jobs right now, there are plenty of opportunities for you to find your career path. WM also offers expansive learning and development solutions to meet your needs, as well as recognizing all of your hard work! Start your new year with a new career. Join the team and apply today.
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16 December 2022
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WM is on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index again! We’ve been included among the world’s top-performing companies since 2004 and we are excited to achieve the honor again in 2022. Our industry rankings are well above average in the DJSI, highlighting WM's ESG leadership and our commitment to responsible and sustainable business practices.
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WM Reviews

3.6
64%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
Approve of CEO
James C. Fish, Jr
James C. Fish, Jr
976 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Great company"

17 Dec 2022 - Process Analyst

Pros

Great environment,great work culture,less stressed

Cons

Little less things to learn but overall good.
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Diversity & Inclusion at WM

3.7
(938 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

We are 45,000 people – from many places and many backgrounds, and it is our amazing differences that make us stronger. Our commitment to inclusion and diversity is rooted in our values and woven into our business strategies, as we work toward a sustainable tomorrow.

At Waste Management, Inclusion Diversity is not a special program; it’s a way of life that starts at the top. Members of the Waste Management Board of Directors said it best in a recent letter to the Waste Management Leadership Team:

“Our goal is to place Waste Management at the forefront of building the kind of organization that can lead our country to a better place. Through our values of being ‘Committed to

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at WM?

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WM Interviews

Experience
Positive56%
Negative27%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Applied online71%
Recruiter9%
Employee Referral8%
Difficulty
2.6
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  1. Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at WM (Chicago, IL)

    Interview

    Emailed. Answered questions. Had a Phone interview followed by a zoom meeting with 3 people Answered basic interview questions. Heard back within approximately 2 weeks with an offer. Had already accepted an offer somewhere else
    Interview

    Tell me how you handle a difficult customer

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WM Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune’s World’s Most Admired CompanyFortune Magazine2022
  • World's Most Ethical CompaniesEthisphere2021
  • Forbes The World's Top Female Friendly CompaniesForbes2021
  • Top 100 Military Friendly EmployersGI Jobs2021
  • Commitment to LGBTQ workplace equalityCorporate Equality Index (CEI)2020

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WM FAQ

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Does WM offer relocation assistance?

...Great benefits package...

21 May 2021

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People Also Ask about WM

Employees rate WM 3.6 out of 5 stars based on 3,260 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at WM, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at WM and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 64% of employees would recommend working at WM to a friend. This is based on 3,081 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

56% of job seekers rate their interview experience at WM as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at WM.

64% of employees think that WM has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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