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Updated Jul 18, 2014

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2.5 8 reviews

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    Decent workplace

    Embedded Software Engineer (Former Employee) West Chester, PA

    Prosgood skilled team , flexible work hours

    ConsPay scale below market standards

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    run away

    Production Foreman (Former Employee) Granite City, IL

    Prosyou get paid that is about the only ggod thing

    ConsWorkforce is from work release managers dont care about people, dirty environment

    Advice to Senior Managementwear bullet proof vests

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great pay, but you work hard in ALL conditions for that pay

    Chipper (Current Employee) Granite City, IL

    Prosgood pay, decent benefits, set shift

    Consnot so desirable work conditions or environment

    Advice to Senior Managementtreat you workers with respect and they will produce

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good benefits, plenty of work when industry is booming

    Quality Supervisor (Former Employee) Saint Louis, MO

    ProsGood pay, good people, kept busy

    ConsLong hours, up and down industry

    Advice to Senior ManagementApply what you've learned from past history

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    decent Work place

    Embedded Software Engineer (Current Employee) West Chester, PA

    Prosreally good engineering team wrt work,support,diversity

    ConsPay is not so great

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Beware.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsIt is a job (better than being unemployed).

    ConsLow to middle low wages. Constant lay offs every time the market moves a little. Everyone is afraid for their jobs all the time. Terrible atmosphere and working conditions. Management is poor.

    Advice to Senior ManagementTreat your people better. Recognize real talent. Make people feel good about working. Fear and intimidation should not be the dominate management style.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Assistant Controller (Current Employee)

    Pros- ESOP plan makes employees an actual shareholder in business as well as a built in retirement plan
     - Great room for advancement within own division as well as entire company
     - Good communication within management and employees

    Cons- Demanding hours simply because of the manufacturing environment and schedule
     - Larger company can lead to some management decisions outside of individual divisions for overall company decision

    Advice to Senior Management- Feel as if more decisions should involve individual company and division benefits and results to review if an overall company strategy is correct for most profitable/successful divisions.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    No wining battle

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosthe pay was good. When business is good, it's a peaceful place to go by.

    Conslow-mid level faces a lay-off in business downturn, do not trust what their sweet-coated lies about your future in the company. heavy politics.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease give it a second thought when sacrificing Joes for your high income and benefit.

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