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Regret joining Dresser-Rand

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Dresser-Rand

Pros

There are some positions which allow functional specialization. D-R has some experienced engineers who have spent time with the company working in a particular specialization and have developed a reputation in their field.

Cons

Management seems to be more interested in cutting costs rather than product development. Poorly documented procedures. Heavy reliance on procedures started by some "key" people without any questions. Management hires/fires personnel easily and are easily perturbed by stock market.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Instead of outsourcing, develop talents in house. Retain specialists rather than treating them as dispensable good to haves. Too many managers - not many to do the actual work.

Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

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    excellent

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Dresser-Rand

    Pros

    family atmosphere, very friendly people from top to bottom

    Cons

    little options for advancement for some

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more career development

    No opinion of CEO
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    Total lack of leadership with Moral low

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Peterborough, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Peterborough, England (UK)

    I have been working at Dresser-Rand

    Pros

    You can easily avoid working hard
    Management backs down when confronted

    Cons

    no leadership, treat workforce as if they don't matter.
    No control from above, lack of involving the workforce.
    Moral is rock bottom , with nearly 40 key people leaving this year
    Everyone moaning about the 'leadership team' not leading and giving direction and focus.
    Don't understand the quality of the work force and thier loyalty

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    talk and discuss direct face to face with the workforce
    What is the plan for this site over the next 3 years, where are we going?
    Come down to the factory floor and talk to us face to face , earn our respect

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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