What is it like to work at G4S?

3.2Work/Life Balance
3.1Salary/Benefits
3.0Job Security/Advancement
3.0Management
3.2Culture
3.0
Decent job, but not without failings
Written by Events Safety Steward (Former Employee) from Liverpool on 15 June 2018
I signed up for G4S in March of 2107, and to their credit, the recruitment process was actually very rapid and convenient.

Work life was as expected and was challenging but mostly fun. Problems lie within the management, standards deviate depending on where you work and you will find that there are times when you are left alone for long periods of - more ... time with no further instruction or without breaks. And often many managers treat stewards like second class citizens and will punish the smallest mistakes with sometimes unreasonable severity.

Despite this however, it remains a decent paying j ... - less
ProsDecent pay, challenging enough that every shift is unique, there is a chance to meet many different types of people
Consmanagement is not ideal, not a job for people who don't like lots of standing
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