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9 years with Holcim

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Former Employee - Project & Procurement Manager in Brussels (Belgium)
Former Employee - Project & Procurement Manager in Brussels (Belgium)

I worked at Holcim full-time (More than 8 years)

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Very good employer that gives ample opportunity to grow within the organization nationally and internationally. If one has an international job function the travelling is extensive.

Cons

During the last major economic crisis (2009) the number of employees with a lot of relevant experience "released" was far in excess of what was necessary.

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  1. Production Engineer

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    Former Employee - Production Engineer in Hamilton, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Production Engineer in Hamilton, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Holcim full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good organization to for, lots of opportunities, benefits, good learning experience. Have a career

    Cons

    Must like the construction industry

  2. Slow movement

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    Former Employee - Business Unit Manager in Brisbane (Australia)
    Former Employee - Business Unit Manager in Brisbane (Australia)

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

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

    Pros

    Loyal and decent to employees. Have reasonable development programs although they are somewhat erratically applied. A gorwing company at an exciting point in the industry,

    Cons

    Somewhat inflexible on career path. Do expect you to live and breath the job - at their infancy in work life balance. Can be very slow with new inititives - frustrating for an innovator.

    Advice to Management

    Look at how to best use people rather than fill vacancies. Support innovation with more flexible approaches.

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