Earth Resources Technology, Inc.

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Helpful (5)

Kind of a joke

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Former Employee - Staff Scientist II
Former Employee - Staff Scientist II

I worked at Earth Resources Technology, Inc. full-time (More than 3 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

- normally lots of work
- great place to get networked with real companies
- primarily hire from without

Cons

- fair to poor pay
- non-existant growth opportunities within the company
- primarily do not hire from within

Advice to Management

Stop treating non-lifers like rented mules. The high turnover is a self-fulfilling prophecy. Responsibility for the companies failings is yours. It can't be subcontracted; you're the common denominator.

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  1. Helpful (3)

    A body shop where the customer is always right and the employee is always wrong

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD

    I worked at Earth Resources Technology, Inc. full-time (More than a year)

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

    Pros

    Primary contract is onsite work with NOAA. That ensures an 8 hour workday, a schedule that matches the government, and it's convenient to the metro and buses. Some of the work is very interesting and there are opportunities for lateral moves across projects if you want a change.

    Cons

    The company doesn't stand up for its employees even when the customer may be out of line or just plain wrong. Quick to fire. Despite the contract not being personal services the company allows meet and greets that equal interviews. Task orders are won or lost strictly on price and the company grows (and shrinks) by winning work from other companies and absorbing their employees.

    Advice to Management

    Treating people fairly doesn't really take much more effort than ignoring them.

  2. Pleasant company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Silver Spring, MD
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Silver Spring, MD

    I worked at Earth Resources Technology, Inc. full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The HR department is very helpful. Good benefits.

    Cons

    If you work off-site, you will not feel connected to the people at HQ who you only see at the yearly Holiday party.

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