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Viasystems Reviews

Updated November 23, 2014
Updated November 23, 2014
19 Reviews
2.2
19 Reviews
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Viasystems CEO David M. Sindelar
David M. Sindelar
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  1.  

    Fast Paced, Never a dull moment

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Quality Tech in North Jackson, OH
    Current Employee - Quality Tech in North Jackson, OH

    I have been working at Viasystems full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    I have the opportunity to work with the special projects from very large customers, so my position is very versatile and interesting.

    Cons

    The pay is low. I have been employed for 16 months now and no review and no discussion on pay increase even for cost of living increase.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you would pay a living wage, you would get the qualified personnel.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Excelent opportunity I'am learning too much.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Materials Engineer in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Materials Engineer in Saint Louis, MO

    I have been working at Viasystems full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Very good work environment, average benefits and good payment. I can work from my home with no problems and the shift hours are very flexible.

    Cons

    Company is still going through the growing pains of transforming its business model; new building, more paybills, workload is heavy and a lot of 'special projects' but still managable.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work, way to go but we can make this ship to stay

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Fun and varied work, low pay, no raises, dangerous job

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Lab Technician in Cuyahoga Falls, OH
    Former Employee - Lab Technician in Cuyahoga Falls, OH

    I worked at Viasystems full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good teamwork and fun environment

    Cons

    Dangerous work environment. seem unaware of osha guidelines of workplace safety

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Good Company

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

    I worked at Viasystems full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Stable business
    good work life balance

    Cons

    Limited career opportunities
    Not good working environment

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    It could be so much better

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Viasystems

    Pros

    Good upper management skills in the US operation.
    Well thought out business opportunities.
    Opportunity to learn new skills and grow with company.

    Cons

    Poor upper management skills in Asia operation.
    Lack of concern, regard for employees lives outside of work.
    Mistaking movement for progress.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    It would be nice if upper management would consider bringing some of the business back to the US. While the "Bottom line" looks better up front with business in Asia, believe this is misleading. The expense of missed deliveries, frustration and poor treatment of US vendors, has caused a real crisis here in the real world. The fact that we are now using more and more vendors from China and surrounding countries, is a real issue.

    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Interesting company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer

    I worked at Viasystems

    Pros

    Company grew out of some major electronics manufacturer, the culture is very diverse and I found it a good mix.

    Cons

    As it is still adapting to its past phenomenal growth, it sometimesw has a fair amount of package that it carries around.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep on working to grow this company and the costs will continuously improve. The employees are still a great asset to the business.

    Recommends
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