CommScope
3.2 of 5 60 reviews
www.commscope.com Hickory, NC 5000+ Employees

CommScope Reviews

Updated Jun 26, 2014

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CommScope President & CEO Marvin (Eddie) S. Edwards, Jr

Marvin (Eddie) S. Edwards, Jr

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58% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Good benefits, relaxed working environment, new technologies"
    in 4 reviews
  • "Good benefits programs and flexible work environment (at least a my location)"
    in 4 reviews
Cons:
  • "it's hard to believe there is any more costs left to cut once the good ole boy machine (aka - everyone knows that is Hickory"
    in 5 reviews
  • "Too much good ole boy mentality within WIG group"
    in 4 reviews
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    Commscope is a great place to work for with great people to work with.

    Senior Systems Engineer (Former Employee)
    Ashburn, VA

    ProsFlexible work schedule, Good work environment

    ConsSometimes need to spend long hours at work.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good company to work for.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsExcellent work/life balance and flexibility. Reasonable work hours, relaxed atmosphere. Company policies are supportive of flexibility required in personal life. Competitive pay.

    ConsDepending on your position, working at CommScope can get dull and boring. However, that may be true for many companies so not necessarily a con.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It was an excellent experience.

    Tool and Die Maker (Former Employee)
    Joliet, IL

    ProsI was very happy there I learned a lot in manufacturing. There werea great company to work for.

    ConsThere were no cons working for company.

    Advice to Senior ManagementI am a very hard worker that can work independently with little or no supervision. I am well skilled in the trade of tool and die making.

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

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    Great Company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood people, commitment to ethics, smart business people

    ConsSometimes need more patience to see if things will work or not. No clearly defined strategy.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company to work for!

    Territory Sales Manager (Current Employee)
    Chicago, IL

    ProsHigh salary, amazing perks, wonderful management and sales support. Technology leader in their field.

    ConsLots of entertaining after hours. Must constantly train on new technology. Your clients will know more about your product than you do unless you are an engineer. Long sales cycle and many parties involved in the sale.

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

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    Good

    Development Engineer (Current Employee)
    Richardson, TX

    ProsGreat Company, Great People, Excellent Vision

    ConsNone, it is a great company.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    very professional

    Machinist (Current Employee)
    Joliet, IL

    Prosgood pay and easy work

    Consbenefits and some of the offshift hours

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

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    Good place to work

    Electronics Technician (Current Employee)
    Forest, VA

    ProsFlexible hours for Technician staff, competitive salary for the area, Veteran friendly

    ConsHealth insurance could be better

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

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    Overall experience was positive.

    Design Engineer (Former Employee)
    Richardson, TX

    ProsGood people and work environment, focus on customer solutions. Flexibility with hours. Focus is on getting the job done.

    ConsNot impressed with HR leadership.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHR leadership at site level needs attention.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company

    Not Disclosed (Current Employee)

    ProsPeople, working environment, compensation and benefits

    ConsConservative and risk averse senior leadership

    Advice to Senior ManagementCOO - Trust your employees and don't micro-manage

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

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