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Fast-Paced, Mandatory Over-Time, Well Compensated, Leading Edge Technology, "Live to Work" Job

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Customer Engineer III in Hillsboro, OR
Current Employee - Customer Engineer III in Hillsboro, OR

I have been working at Applied Materials full-time (More than 10 years)

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

The company pays well and overtime is always available along with traveling assignments if wanted. Excellent experience working in the semi conductor industry with million dollar tools, after working long enough with this company you will be able to go anywhere in the semiconductor industry
Performance Based Bonus's
After 7+ Years Paid Time Off Accural is 8hrs a paycheck twice a month
Rotating 12 Hour Shifts

Cons

Extremely Stressful Projects where the customer is demanding and unreasonable, management does not back up or protect its employees,
Mandatory Overtime can be assigned with no prior notice
Poor Documentation and Procedures
Hostile Environment where one mistake can get you let go
Health Insurance and Benefits are slowly becoming unreasonable

Advice to Management

Need to work on the work-life balance
Stop cutting bonus's and benefits

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  1. Amat

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Purchasing Manager in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Purchasing Manager in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Applied Materials full-time

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

    Pros

    Telecommute, challenging environment, relaxed dress code and culture in Austin as compared to scla

    Cons

    Volatile, competitive and very engineering focused.

  2. Once a Great Company to Work for...

    Current Employee - Systems Project Manager
    Current Employee - Systems Project Manager

    I have been working at Applied Materials full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    the people /the passion / the products

    Cons

    The executive leadership/direction. Lower paying than some others in current market

    Advice to Management

    Employees will make diving catches all day long for a management team that they can respect. Not so much if that respect is not earned.

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