Goodman Manufacturing Reviews

Updated June 12, 2015
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Charles A. Carroll
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Pros
  • Good people to work with out in the plant (in 4 reviews)

  • Senior Management - especially HR, who were very helpful - genuinely cared about the employees (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • Upper management relies on them and they are the gold standard for salaries which are low (in 6 reviews)

  • like all factories hot nasty and more drama (in 4 reviews)

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  1. Not for the faint of heart

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Goodman Manufacturing part-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    There were not many pros to this job to be honest except that it paid, albeit not very well.

    Cons

    Unrealistic expectations from supervisors, most workers are temps, work environment was hostile

    Advice to Management

    Do a better job of taking care of your employees instead of treating them like machines, create a more comfortable work environment.


  2. Frustrated employee

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, TX

    I worked at Goodman Manufacturing (More than 10 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Opportunity to learn a lot

    Cons

    not compensated or appreciated for knowledge or tenure

    Advice to Management

    you will have a turnover until you learn to respect the employees


  3. Very horrible

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Goodman Manufacturing

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Nothing at all, not for real men and women

    Cons

    Everything is horrible, environment, bosses just everything

    Advice to Management

    Close down the company


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  5. Helpful (1)

    Horrible place!!!!

    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Goodman Manufacturing

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    I can not think of any.

    Cons

    Poor management from the top down. Disrespectful to their employees. No room for personal or professional advancement.

    Advice to Management

    How would YOU like it if your manager treated you this way???


  6. Very traditional manufacturing company. Not people oriented.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Goodman Manufacturing

    Pros

    If you are lucky, you can leave office at 5pm everyday.

    Cons

    No investment on employee career development.


  7. Helpful (3)

    worst company ever...

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Goodman Manufacturing full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    m a n a g e m e n t thinks that no one can question their fraudulent dealings...not great place to work...do not recommend to anyone.

    Cons

    my immediate supervisor was behind me demanding 30K under the table, free lunch and costly liquor ...since this was brought to the management...I got fired...

    Advice to Management

    at least refund the money collected from its employee


  8. Never ever

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Goodman Manufacturing

    Pros

    Not one positive thing is to be said

    Cons

    So damn hot, low pay, hard labor, horrible hours

    Advice to Management

    Move out of town


  9. Helpful (1)

    THE WORST PLACE I'VE EVER WORKED AT!!!

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Houston, TX

    I worked at Goodman Manufacturing full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    The company is located in a big city, great place to work for mediocre talent looking just for a pay check.

    Cons

    Poor leadership, long hours, no support to perform your job, CERO training, very low skill management and hard to deal with them...and the list keep going...STAY AWAY if you are looking for a god job.

    Advice to Management

    Is time to clean the house, you need a new and better skilled crew managing the company.


  10. Helpful (5)

    A profound lack of leadership and little knowledge of the skill set of their employees

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Houston, TX

    I worked at Goodman Manufacturing full-time (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    It's a job in a recession proof industry

    Cons

    The Indians run the engineering and are much like a high school click where no one is allowed to come in. They are very protective of their own and will feel threatened by any one who seems to be more competent then they are. Upper management relies on them and they are the gold standard for salaries which are low. The tool & die shop works 7 days a week and anyone who takes a day off gets fired. There have been in the past years of no raises despite the fact that the upper management still got their bonus. Street parking with the chance of getting a parking ticket.

    Advice to Management

    Treat people like human beings and learn who your employees are rather than rely on the information from the Indian lower managers.


  11. Helpful (2)

    Hate it daily

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dayton, TN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dayton, TN

    I have been working at Goodman Manufacturing full-time (More than 10 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Pay is about all they have to offer

    Cons

    Management talks to you like a dog, very rude with foul language. Defend yourself and you are fired. No air conditioning. It is a job just to get up and go into work. Wish I could find something else with the same pay. Management gets their family time where in the summer we work every weekend and in the winter we are lucy to get 25 or 30 hours a week.

    Advice to Management

    Treat you people like you want to be treated.



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