Martin Marietta Materials

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It pays the bills, but stay out of the operations side if you can.

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Martin Marietta Materials full-time

Pros

Pay is OK, maybe slightly below industry standards. Most people are nice to work with.

Cons

Area management expects those who supervise and manage the quarries to do so with almost no manpower or resources. Very common for a manager to be doing 2 or more people's duties for months at a time because running lean is the "new normal". 12+ hour days are the standard, plus mandatory weekend work. Not a good fit if you have anything in your life that interests you besides work, because the work/life balance is a joke.

If you have an engineering or other degree I would recommend district/division/corporate positions only, because you will get worked to death in the operations.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Staff the operations adequately. Don't expect salaried employees to work an absurd amount of hours. Burned out employees are not safe or effective.

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Overall a good place to work but company culture has changed in last few years.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Martin Marietta Materials

    Pros

    Overall compensation and benefits package are competitive for most positions.
    Good team work inside of departments in most cases but issues across departments at times

    Cons

    Lots of churn right now in some departments about future direction.
    Different divisions are sometimes at odds with overall corporate ideas

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider impact of big decisions like possible mergers on individuals more and recognize uncertainty it is causing/impact on getting the current work done

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    Giving A 3 stars because i went thru the whole process of filling out a 30 min or more application and it didnt process

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    Former Employee - Laborer in Woodville, Charleston, SC
    Former Employee - Laborer in Woodville, Charleston, SC

    I worked at Martin Marietta Materials full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Havent had the oppurtunity to write what i wanted because when i go to hit send it fails...not a happy customer

    Cons

    Not too happy with giving all my personal info and just for the application not to process if there is a way i knew it processed i would definately give a 5 star rating...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please fix this app!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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