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Worked with very smart and talented people who care about the company and communitiy

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Chemical Engineer in Kingsport, TN
Former Employee - Chemical Engineer in Kingsport, TN
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Eastman Chemical full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Well led company being positioned for sustained growth and many opportunities for the technical and management track positions.

Cons

Headquarters is located in a small rural community in Tennessee which is nice for those seeking a slower pace lifestyle but unbearable for those who like larger cities.

Advice to Management

None.

Other Employee Reviews for Eastman Chemical

  1. Overall very positive

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kingsport, TN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kingsport, TN
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Cxcellent benefits and pay, collaborative and caring employees

    Cons

    Conservative company, slow to react


  2. Helpful (4)

    If you're not chosen on day 1, you can forget about advancement.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scientist in Kingsport, TN
    Current Employee - Scientist in Kingsport, TN
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Reasonable cost of living, no traffic, generally good people to work with, competent employees.

    Cons

    System of choosing leadership is a serious issue - bad managers arent removed and can cause tremendous disruption. There are too many directors and too many bad directors.

    Advice to Management

    Please, please, please take more time and care in selecting directors and evaluating their performance. These individuals are chosen early in their careers and many dont receive adequate vetting. And no, any director cant automatically do any other director-level job.


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