Arbor Memorial Reviews

Updated Jun 22, 2022

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3.9
89%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
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Arbor Memorial Chairman  David Scanlan
David Scanlan
44 Ratings
Pros
  • "Arbor Memorial is a great company(in 10 reviews)

  • "I'm so thankful that I have the opportunity to help families with their cemetery and now funeral pre-planning(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Branch cannot retain sales staff(in 4 reviews)

  • "high pressure sales(in 3 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great place to work

      May 24, 2022 - Assistant Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great work/life balance Good pay, benefits, pension

      Cons

      Cannot think of any. Great place to work

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Jun 22, 2022 - Funeral Director/Embalmer 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Benefits, pension, work colleagues, flexibility

      Cons

      Bonus structure, benchmarks, head office procedures that aren’t applicable to all locations etc

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      good

      Jun 8, 2022 - IT Analyst 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Good place to build career

      Cons

      No found cons in working with Arbor

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Good/Growing Company

      May 14, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Family values, work-life balance, stable company.

      Cons

      Low turnover at senior level, not many opportunities to advance.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      good job

      Apr 4, 2022 - Groundsperson 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good pay good hours good benefits

      Cons

      no complaints from me thanks

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good & Bad

      Apr 16, 2022 - Pre-Planning Director 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Co-workers are genuine and kind

      Cons

      The 'recoverable draw', payable weekly, calculated by min hourly wage ($15 at present) x total hours worked in a week, is an advance against future commission Legal but UNETHICAL!!!

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      Arbor Memorial Response

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      We appreciate your feedback on your experience with Arbor Memorial and take all concerns seriously. We would like to hear more and encourage you to contact us at hr@arbormemorial.com.

    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Great income potential

      Mar 21, 2022 - Preplanning Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible hours allows me to adjust to my kids needs

      Cons

      Overcoming price objections vs low cost cremation alternatives

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      good

      Mar 25, 2022 - Funeral Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun, great people, good environment

      Cons

      Hours are long and days are stretched

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      It's alright

      Mar 14, 2022 - Receptionist in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Depending on your colleagues, your colleagues can be a big plus.

      Cons

      The wage isn't overly attractive once you learn of all the hustle and bustle that goes on.

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Learned lots

      Mar 11, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Diverse, fast paced, convenient location

      Cons

      Management was hit and miss

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    Arbor Memorial Reviews FAQs

    Arbor Memorial has an overall rating of 3.9 out of 5, based on over 159 reviews left anonymously by employees. 89% of employees would recommend working at Arbor Memorial to a friend and 77% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Arbor Memorial employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.7 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Arbor Memorial. This rating has decreased by -6% over the last 12 months.

    89% of Arbor Memorial employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Arbor Memorial 3.8 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.8 for culture and values and 3.7 for career opportunities.

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