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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"A successful and well organised multinational manufacturer."
Pros: 
  • The flexi-time system allows employees a lot of freedom with their work/life balance.
  • It’s widely perceived that hard work will result in recognition and career progression.
  • The complete process, from R&D to manufacturing is all done in one location.
  • There is good support available from managers and supervisors as well as a strong social culture.
Cons: 
  • Some employees felt that there wasn’t enough space for everyone in the offices.
  • There were many systems and procedures to learn early on.
  • The company is so large that it can be overwhelming at times.
  • The training programme ran into problems and didn’t run to schedule.
Culture
8.7 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.8 / 10
 
Hours
8.6 / 10
 
Salary
8.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.5 / 10
 
 
Training
7.4 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"It's an online application process with an initial Skype interview. If successful,..."

"There's no forced structure. I have a manager and senior engineers who assign work..."

"The office space is great but, with the company growing in size, it's hard to allocate..."

"It depends on what you're working on and what the week is like. The hours are usually..."

"The pay is quite good but there is no recognition for overtime."

"The company has a sports and social club. For a small weekly cost you can get discount..."

"Have you had to deal with difficult situations in the past and how did you handle..."

"There are cycle to work schemes in place and carpooling is both accommodated and..."

"Managers are very accessible."

"There is a women's network that provides many opportunities and events to attend..."

"Promotions are available twice a year to the best of my knowledge."

"I'm generally satisfied with the work assigned and I get very varied day-to-day tasks,..."

"It's a fast-paced workplace with exciting technology in use and very varied day-to-day..."

"There could be more training and the hours can be long at times. It can be hard to..."

"Everyone goes out on Thursday nights."

"Professional. Dynamic. Engaging."

"I worked here previously as a Co-op and loved the team I was in and the work env..."

"There are classroom sessions available where an expert in a certain field will come..."

"Give graduates the option to apply for the mechanical engineering and R&D roles separately..."

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