Verengo Solar
4.4 of 5 87 reviews
www.verengosolar.com Torrance, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

Verengo Solar Reviews

Updated Apr 17, 2014
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4.4 87 reviews

                             

96% Approve of the CEO

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Randy Bishop

(74 ratings)

88% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Growth Opportunities - Very Fast growing industry puts employees ahead of the curve for future job growth sectors in U"
    in 5 reviews
  • "Verengo Solar is a POWERFUL GROWING COMPANY AND I AM PROUD TO BE AN EMPLOYEE"
    in 5 reviews
Cons:
  • "Fairly new to the company but overall no cons comes to mind, great team"
    in 5 reviews
  • "If you don't like change, or constant improvement, or fast paced companies that you can be (and become) a great leader in - then Verengo is NOT for you"
    in 3 reviews
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I am a happy "Verengonian" !!

TSR - Telephone Sales Representative (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for more than a year

ProsI have been working for Verengo Solar for over a year. For the most part, I love my job. The overall environment in the office is upbeat and positive. My coworkers are by far the best part of this job! I love all of the "Verengonians" - they truly make this company the best place to work. I am happy that Verengo is growing so quickly, and I am proud to be a part of this expansion. I know there will be many, many opportunities for me to grow with this company and move into other job positions. I am excited for my future with Verengo. Some "pros" of working at Verengo solar: great coworkers, upper management who cares about you as a person and employee, your opinions are heard, competitive pay, full benefits (health, vision, dental, PTO, short term disability, etc),

ConsBecause Verengo is growing so quickly, we are always changing policies and procedures in the office. You have to keep up with all the changes to ensure that you are doing your job correctly. Sometimes, I believe that we roll out changes without first working out the "kinks" and imperfections. Change is good, and being dynamic is absolutely necessary at Verengo Solar. My recommendation to improve this would be to slow down the implementation of changes. If we spend a little more time up front making these changes "perfect," it will be easier to implement them.

Advice to Senior ManagementMy suggestion to improve the sales department is to create a culture of inclusion, rather than exclusion. Being a sales department, everything is very competitive and there is a high value placed on "being the best." Unfortunately, some employees cut corners to climb to the top, and they are rewarded for this. I believe it would be a better strategy to focus on quality, rather than quantity.

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

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for more than a year

ProsThe thing I love most about working for Verengo is that we are a family. We can have fun at work and enjoy what we do.

ConsNone- the company is still adapting to the employee request and needs but they always update the associates to where they are in the process.

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

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Definitely a Team Environment with Great Advancement Opportunities!

Dispatch Sales (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for less than a year

ProsVerengo actually listens to their employees and welcomes new ideas. Encourages advancement and often rewards their employees.

ConsOdd work hours take time getting used to if you like bankers' hours.

Advice to Senior ManagementSo far so good!

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

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I love Verengo Solar , this is my family away from family. #1 BEST PLACE TO WORK

TSR (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for more than a year

ProsFun place , no stress work place . Everyone is treated equally and with lots of respect . Verengo Solar will help you to grow and become very successful

ConsHonestly , I wish that I could like of a CON but I can't

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep doing what you're doing with Helping us grow

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Absolutely an exciting and fantastic place to work.

TSR - Telephone Sales Representative (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for more than a year

ProsThe company works with all employees to accommodate everyone's needs. The work environment is a fun, yet competitive atmosphere. Great benefits with definite career growth potential.

ConsWorking in the sales department - you have your good and your bad weeks, but that's any sales job for you.

Advice to Senior ManagementThere should be more consistent communication whenever changes are about to be made, especially when dealing with internal and external departments. If any major changes are going to be rolled out, ample notice prior to the launch would be great so that everyone is prepared to handle what may come to them. Otherwise, I have seen a lot of progress during my time with the company which is always great to see.

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

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Verengo has given me a chance to advance my career and offers me the opportunity to succeed

Facilities Manager (Current Employee)
Torrance, CA (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for more than a year

ProsVerengo offers a family-like atmosphere and treat everyone equally. The offer comprehensive salary packages and gives employees the ability to advance and develop new and exciting skills. They offer management programs and training and develop employees within.

ConsNo cons to speak of. Verengo is everything that a person would want in an employer.

Advice to Senior ManagementTake pride in the individuals that work for you and develop their skills daily. One on one interaction is important and needs to be focused on all the time. Always comfort and support employees decisions and guide them toward the right direction.

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

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Awesome place to work!

Information Technology (Current Employee)
Torrance, CA (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for less than a year

ProsVery fast paced environment which is exactly what I was looking for, great team members and I am also involved in the daily decision making that affects my job & duties, I really feel as a valuable member of my team and the company!

ConsThings change fast and some people may struggle with it, I personally like it and have no cons so far!

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to get employees involved in decision making as you are now, revised time off / sick time would be great for the future.

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

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Great Growth Opportunity for People Drive and Embrace Change

Manager (Current Employee)
Torrance, CA (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for more than 5 years

ProsI have worked here for more than fours years. I really like the start-up fast-paced environment, drive and embrace changes and had great opportunities to directly work with senior executives over the past four years. I had a great opportunity to expose myself in various functions and departments within the company. I really enjoy being often challenged to find creative solutions for various new transactions and problems. Here you can have impact and see the result!!!

ConsYou need to learn to stay positive everyday to drive and embrace change.

Advice to Senior Managementkeep growing.

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

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Energetic Environment

Field Recruiter (Current Employee)
Torrance, CA (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for less than a year

ProsWhen you enter inside the office you would feel the difference yourself with alot of positive energy and work ethic in the air which would make you feel to give your more then 100%. Its really fun to work with Verengo Solar.

ConsI didnt come across any kind of cons yet.

Advice to Senior ManagementNone.

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great place to work!

Finance (Current Employee)
Torrance, CA (US)

I have been working at Verengo Solar full-time for more than a year

ProsVerengo employs extremely talented individuals, who really live the company values, which are Trust, Responsibility, Uncompromising, Smart, Team, Enthusiastic & Dynamic ("TRUSTED"). I'm very proud to be part of a company that is focused on making a positive difference.

ConsThere's never a dull day at Verengo! With such rapid growth, one must be ok with changing priorities and demands, which is good news for folks that thrive in such circumstances.

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue with your on-going commitment to process and system improvements that will sustain and promote the growth that created the company we are today.

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

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