Solar Turbines

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Great place to work in San Diego. Room for advancement

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA

I worked at Solar Turbines full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Great benefits, potential to move up/around, once you get hired on(can get permanent straight on, or temp for at least one year)

Cons

Have to bend over backwards to get noticed by management(depending on department), or get into politics to move up. Nepotism is huge.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be more involved with employees' development; treat everyone the same

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    A potentially good company run into the ground by Caterpillar

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - All IT Titles Are Political and Not Descriptive in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - All IT Titles Are Political and Not Descriptive in San Diego, CA

    I worked at Solar Turbines full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    It's in San Diego, on the bay.

    Cons

    Very political; management is scared of their own shadow, always walking on eggshells. No confident, skilled, management. Company doesn't value skills, talent, or knowledge. Employees know only what management wants them to know. Not an open, sharing, caring, environment. Employees are generally bitter, sarcastic, and scared. Older workers just want to fly under the radar until retired.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Wake up! The company will not last long if Caterpillar runs the company the way that they have been. Create an environment where the employees feel that they have a say or ownership of the direction of the company. Not scared sheep.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    It's a great company with great benefits.

    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Field Service Representative in New Orleans, LA
    Current Employee - Field Service Representative in New Orleans, LA

    I have been working at Solar Turbines full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    I get to utilize all of my military skills in one job.

    Cons

    Time away from family takes away from the job.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employees should have reviews for raises more often.

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