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It's a pay check. Stable place to work, but not a good place if you want your pay to reflect your hard work

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Technical Specialist (Body Assembly) in Greensburg, IN
Current Employee - Technical Specialist (Body Assembly) in Greensburg, IN

I have been working at Honda

Pros

*No lay-offs in the history of the plant
*Solid benefits
*Brand new plant; clean
*Stable place to work
*Legitimately some good people to work with
*Great place for assembly line workers to grow and mature within the company
*Great place for newly graduated engineers to get work experience
*You don't have to choose what to wear to work, because you wear uniforms
*Free pair of work boots every year

Cons

*Minimal pay raises/increases, with no encouragement to try harder
*They emphasize being on "one team", but, no such evidence of actual application of this principle
*Feedback system is majority in negative format - not so much "good job", but "this is why this didn't work"
*No real choice in your career path. They place you where they want you, and you have no clue how to work towards a position that you're interested in
*Very strict with a vague set of rules. No established departmental policy - every policy is verbal, with nothing documented for reference, like the associate handbook is
*No clear-cut way to show how you can advance within company
*Poor job/career mapping. No one knows how to advance, outside of "do very well" for your performance review, but vague goals.
*You do not feel like you are a vested interest within the company.
*No true interest in technical employee advancement (They will not pay for you to go back to school, with no plans on ever doing so)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

*Open your eyes. When your people are dissatisfied, actually investigate instead of saying "we're looking into it"
*Improve your medical treatment program.
*Pay your engineers competitive wages
*Define engineers' career paths. Allow engineers to move within company to other jobs to help them grow and mature.

Doesn't Recommend

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  1.  

    Good overall!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Honda

    Pros

    Very diverse and challenging. Gives you the opportunity to take on big responsibilities

    Cons

    Salary is low and there are not too many opportunities to move to different jobs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase salary

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Good place depending on management and surrounding

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technician in El Monte, CA
    Current Employee - Technician in El Monte, CA

    I have been working at Honda

    Pros

    Easy cars to work on

    Cons

    flat rate pay when it's slow

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Great work!

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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