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Out of balance, but to be fair it seems much of the Automotive industry is as well.

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Current Employee - Senior Supplier Quality Engineer in Warren, MI
Current Employee - Senior Supplier Quality Engineer in Warren, MI

I have been working at General Motors full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

The use of company vehicles is a nice bonus.

Cons

Expectations are for 12+ hour work days, anything less and you're a slacker.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

HR practices are so far out of alignment that the company has no chance for success. Top performers are not rewarded, under performers are not dealt with, which eventually drives the top performers down to a lower level of performance. Additionally, performance metrics are not in alignment with company goals, again, driving the wrong performance. This appears to be a fairly common problem across Manufacturing, Purchasing and Engineering.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    12 years as an engineer

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Engineer in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at General Motors full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    I've always loved working on cars. Being part of the future of transportation is exiting

    Cons

    Little opportunity for advancement, still run in areas like its the 1980's, pay is stagnant.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Retrain your middle mamagement to get with the times. Stop using "fortress balance sheet" as an excuse not to give any salary increases.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Some great products, some great people, but some poor decision making going on

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    Current Employee - Manager in Fort Wayne, IN
    Current Employee - Manager in Fort Wayne, IN

    I have been working at General Motors full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    the people in the plants

    Cons

    evaporating benefits, lack of resources, lack of communication, no pay raises

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop creating executive jobs, start staffing the plants with employess, not temps or contract people

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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