Compass Group Reviews

Updated Jul 6, 2020

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3.4
60%
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68%
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Compass Group CEO Dominic Blakemore  (no image)
Dominic Blakemore
258 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good and friendly work environment(in 56 reviews)

  • "Great opportunities, Good Pay, competitive benefits(in 48 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours and pay could be better(in 87 reviews)

  • "ExCel is low pay and management are clueless(in 42 reviews)

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  1. "Hello"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Environmental Services Manager 

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

    Pros

    Great pay and great staff

    Cons

    After hours calls can be a nuisance

  2. "It was ok"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - General Helper in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They offer benefits and discounted meals

    Cons

    High employee turnover, minimum wage

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  3. "Good"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Dishwasher in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Compass Group full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work today

    Cons

    Bad place to work yesterday

  4. "Compass Group Review"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Janitor/Cleaner in Red Deer, AB

    I worked at Compass Group part-time

    Pros

    Compass group was an okay company to work for.

    Cons

    No cons come to mind.

  5. "Expectations much too high for wage paid"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supervisor in Waterloo, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Employees seem like good people that are taking advantage of.

    Cons

    Cheap company. Cheap on wages. Cheap on cleaning supplies. Boss is controling who wants you to worship her.

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  6. "Fair although old-school"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Current culture is on the rise and the environment is pleasant. Decent work/life balance and fun people.

    Cons

    A lot of old-school processes and comradery could use some work.

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  7. "Labour Intensive"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Hospitality Associate in Victoria, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Security Long Weekends Health Benefits

    Cons

    long hours, low pay for how much work is being done

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  8. "unique experience"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lodge Manager in Fort McMurray, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great job, family environment, busy

    Cons

    There are long hours sometimes

  9. "Highly political leadership is destroying the company from the top"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Department Lead in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Compass Group full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Front line and on.site teams are generally great people

    Cons

    Leadership is busy building their personal brand, while throwing under the bus anyone they can blame for their failures

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  10. "poor pay"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Receiving 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Compass Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    lots of good people there

    Cons

    poor pay and lots of micromanaging

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