Blount International

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This is a very political company.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukie, OR
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukie, OR

I worked at Blount International

Pros

The pay is good, and the benefits are good. These are pretty much the only pros I can think of about this company.

Cons

The employees at this company will stab you in the back if you're not watching out for yourself. It's a very 'kill or be killed' environment.

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

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    Blount International

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukie, OR
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukie, OR

    I worked at Blount International

    Pros

    Blount International has a good track record with employees instilling longevity and loyalty. There were many people who were 20+ years and retired and as many 20+ years and still working.

    Cons

    Blount International keeps employees and tries to grow them in their knowledge of company key metrics. However some people learn how to just get buy and sort of float through the system without giving 100%

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Blount is trying to buy certain competitors but they are in a commodities business. The bottom dollar will win most of the time. They need to innovate something spectacular and relative to their current customer base.

    Recommends
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    Very good place to work

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    Current Employee - Leadership
    Current Employee - Leadership

    I have been working at Blount International full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Quality of the place and structure to work (equipments, tools, etc), people relationship, listen people

    Cons

    Resistance to change, long term employees consider too much changes in place.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep on track to assure the future of the company. Give more empowerment to leaders and remember to consider cultural differences between countries

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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