At ACTenviro, 95 percent of employees say their workplace is great.



This review is based on 217 employee surveys, with a 90% confidence level and a margin of error of ± 3.15. It was published on Jul 25, 2017. 3207 Visitors

What Employees Say

I'm proud to tell others I work here.
I am given the resources and equipment to do my job.
I feel I make a difference here.
I am able to take time off from work when I think it's necessary.
I am treated as a full member here regardless of my position.

What They Do

We asked ACTenviro to explain what they do. Here is what they had to say.

ACT’s commitment to sustainability and the environment stems from a focus on protecting people, promoting health and safeguarding the planet’s natural spaces. As part of our commitment, we manage our internal operations in ways that are socially and ecologically responsible. 

About this Company

Website: Industry: Other
US Headquarters: Sunnyvale, California, 94089 US Sites: 10
Major Locations: Santa Fe Springs, California, 90670; Escondido, California, 92029; Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87105; Merced, California, 95341 US Employees: 331
US Revenues: $64.5 million Worldwide Revenues: $64.5 million
Employees Worldwide: 331 Corporate Structure: Private
Founded: 2000

ACTenviro has been awarded:

Best Workplaces for Women 2015 (ranked 19)

ACT with Helicopters

Perks and Programs

We asked ACTenviro to share a few programs they feel really capture what's unique about their workplace. Here is what they had to say.

  • We match employee contribution to their 401(k): also the 403b contributions  
  • Rolex Watches for 10 year anniversaries or $5000 cash award.: Employee stock ownership program  


$66,000 Average salary and additional cash compensation for field tech $136,000 Average salary and additional cash compensation for account manager
100% Match of employee’s 401(k)/403b contribution up to $3000 of salary100% Company-paid health coverage for employees
100% Company-paid health coverage for part-timers 24 hours Weekly hours required for part-timers to receive health insurance
$1,500 Average Tuition Reimbursement $1,500 Maximum Tuition Reimbursement
$5,000 Student loan debt repayment


  • 401(k) or 403b Program
  • Stock options
  • Employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
  • Employee stock ownership plan (ESOP)


19 days Paid time off after one year of full-time employment 12 days Paid time off after one year of part-time employment
6 days Paid sick days after one year of full-time employment 4 days Paid sick days after one year of part-time employment
19 Days Paid time off as of first day of full-time employment 12 days Paid time off as of first day of part-time employment


  • Telecommute option (7% use it)
  • Subsidized On- or Off-site Fitness (100% have access)
  • Onsite Amenities (Food Drink Wireless Phone massage)


180 days Job-protected maternity leave (including FMLA/STD) 90 days Average length of maternity leave new mothers take
180 days Job-protected paternity leave (including FMLA)30 days Average length of paternity leave new fathers take
180 days Job-protected parental leave for adoptive parents (including FMLA)*


  • Lactation room(s)
  • Paid sick leave to care for a child or relative


  • Mental health care
  • Alternative treatments (such as acupuncture, homeopathy, or chiropractic)
  • Fertility treatments

Community and Environmental Impact

$100,000 Philanthropic donations in last year $1,000 Total company-matched employee donations in last year
Self-Conducted Environmental impact audit 1 LEED certified building(s)
Yes Renewable energy program Yes Recycling program


  • Written policy prohibits discrimination based on (at a minimum) age, disability, race/ethnicity, religious beliefs, gender and sexual orientation
  • 2 events a year connect employees with peers from different racial/ethnic, religious or country-of-origin identities
  • Non-birth parents in same-sex relationships can take parental leave
  • Medical care covers gender confirmation surgery

Leadership Diversity


Workforce Diversity

Driver of the Qaurter


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How to Get Hired

We asked ACTenviro for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.

What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?

The key characteristics we look for in a prospective employee are aligned with our core values.  We want to know the employee will value a family environment with professionalism and commitment to all stakeholders.  We also look for safety-minded individuals who look out for their personal safety, and the safety of those around them.

What can prospective employees do to get your attention?

Prospective employees get our attention by exemplifying the traits of our core values.  Showing initiation and innovative thinking in the environmental industry is important, along with showing the care of wellbeing for all around them.

Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?

We are focused on organically growing the company through current and new business lines.  We look for the cultural fit for our candidates at all times to ensure we continue the success and great environment we have. 

What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?

Candidates can always learn more on our website, or by contacting human resources or a local location to learn more about what we do and how to get started.  We enjoy sharing our information and finding additional growth through our interactions with interested individuals.


hiring Outlook

20 Forecasted positions to fill in coming year 22% Job Growth
30 Average applicants per opening 1,575 Total job applicants
28% New hires by employee referrals 57% Openings filled by current employees
8 Recent graduates hired 11% Voluntary turnover for full-time employees
* All figures refer to 12-month period prior to reporting, unless otherwise noted.

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