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fast and furious

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Operator in Durham, NC
Former Employee - Operator in Durham, NC
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Cree full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Great benefits and ave pay. Surrounded by great people at the bottom of the ladder..

Cons

Management detached from workers and you seem to be tracked on every little thing and where you go.

Advice to Management

Need to show your face more

Other Employee Reviews for Cree

  1. very good company that is growing fast.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineering Technician in Morrisville, NC
    Current Employee - Engineering Technician in Morrisville, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cree full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great and very relaxed work enviornment.

    Cons

    They rely more on education than experience

    Advice to Management

    Hire managers and supervisors, instead of using engineers who don't neccessarily have people skills


  2. Helpful (4)

    Challenging place to work

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Durham, NC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Durham, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Cree full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Fast paced and constantly changing processes Good benefits that include use of onsite gym

    Cons

    Long hours and not very flexible - must be available 24/7 Difficult to get vacation approved Not much room for advancement and limited career path discussions Difficult to move to other departments as all requests to apply to other positions require manager approval and they are often denied Not very female friendly, all upper management is male and it's a "good ole boy" atmosphere Management thoughts and ideas cannot be challenged

    Advice to Management

    Listen to the lower level professionals not just upper management as they don't always tell you what is really happening.


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