Robert Bosch Tool
2.6 of 5 45 reviews
www.boschtools.com Mount Prospect, IL 5000+ Employees

Robert Bosch Tool Reviews

Updated Mar 8, 2014
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2.6 45 reviews

                             

38% Approve of the CEO

Robert Bosch Tool President & CEO Terry Horan

Terry Horan

(16 ratings)

35% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Excellent company for women

Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)
Mount Prospect, IL

I have been working at Robert Bosch Tool full-time for more than 3 years

ProsSenior management is supportive of employees. The CFO is a great mentor, helpful to my career and a good example for launching a career

ConsLong hours, not enough people for some of the projects

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to start a career and work for a global company

Financial Analyst (Current Employee)
Mount Prospect, IL

I have been working at Robert Bosch Tool full-time for more than a year

ProsYou get exposed to great learning very early, small teams so you work on various processes. My team is nice, fun and help each other. My management is understanding, flexible and responsive

ConsSmall team so we always have lot of work. Sometimes all the business units are not on the same page and it take long to come to agreement.

Advice to Senior ManagementAll Business Unit presidents have to work with the sales organization to drive sales.

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

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Pretty good overall. Retail industry is hard due to profitability

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Robert Bosch Tool

Prosgood peoplhe, good experience with all the internal training and networking

ConsProfitability, reorganization, minimal budget, negative attitudes

Advice to Senior ManagementThe senior management staff is a good group of people that are being faced with tough challenges. They need to stay the course and don't give up.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great company that can do better

Sales (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at Robert Bosch Tool full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat people and great company

ConsLack of long term vision

Advice to Senior ManagementGet in the game

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

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I love going to work everyday

Channel Marketing Manager (Current Employee)

I have been working at Robert Bosch Tool full-time

ProsThe management team in my business unit is on point
We are doing a lot of great work that is succeeding with double digit growth
My coworkers are fun and genuinely good people
I'm learning a lot everyday
My manager has my back and I'm free to make decisions

ConsMy business unit is the anomaly, the rest of the organization does not experience these pros
Upward mobility is limited
Compensation is not industry competitive
Eventually I will have to leave to accomplish my career goals

Advice to Senior ManagementInternet based distribution is just as big of a long term threat as it is a short term opportunity
We need a right angle drill
We need to focus more effort on industrial distribution

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

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Nice place to work

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Robert Bosch Tool

ProsGood work environment, very diverse. You get to interact with people from germany, brazil, etc.

ConsBit far from my place of stay, so too much travel

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Rock solid company.

Project Leader (Current Employee)
Mount Prospect, IL

I have been working at Robert Bosch Tool full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat place to work. Great people. Super discounts on Bosch power tools and good discounts on all other Bosch products. Training.

ConsL o n g hours.

Advice to Senior ManagementThere is life outside of work.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to work for new grads

Product Develepment Eng (Current Employee)
Mount Prospect, IL

I have been working at Robert Bosch Tool

ProsA lot of job, a lot of learning and challenges, you can see te complete design process from conceptual design to the introduction on line

Consno personal time, need to stay late to complete crazy schedule, lack of support form the manufacturing plant, approvals takes for ever

Advice to Senior Managementtalk among you, everyone job is important so be sure that your people understnd that and helps the other deparments in time and manner

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great place to learn and grow

Human Resources Organizational Change & Development Specialist (Former Employee)
Mount Prospect, IL

I worked at Robert Bosch Tool

ProsMany different opportunities, you can learn and grow.
Senior Management is accessible
Great discount on Bosch products

ConsWages are not the best.

Advice to Senior ManagementLIsten to the field. Watch "undercover boss" and learn

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Bosch is a good place to work

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Robert Bosch Tool

ProsStrong company. Worldwide leader in power tools and accessories. Excellent brand in other industires as well. Opportunity to work or interact globally.

ConsThere are a great deal of policies to follow. These policies work for some divisions but hinder other divisions. Still room for improvement in efficiency.

Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease the time to market with new products.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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