Exide Industries
3.6 of 5 14 reviews
www.exideindustries.com Kolkata, India

Exide Industries Reviews

Updated Mar 5, 2014
Exide Industries – India – “campaigning”

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3.6 14 reviews

                             

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P.K. Kataky

(2 ratings)

58% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Good and satisfying

Senior Officer ( Production) (Former Employee)
Hosūr, Tamil Nadu (India)

I worked at Exide Industries full-time for more than a year

ProsTeam , self learning, exposure to more projects if you work hard and networking

ConsWok life balance willbe affected, they wont spoon feed

Advice to Senior ManagementHR needs to understand the needs of employees

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good exposure to battery manufacturing practices but limited growth opportunities.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Exide Industries full-time

ProsHave some level of control over your site or line
Get to decide which production target you want to achieve depending on present conditions
Get to understand manpower management practices

ConsLimited growth opportunities
Old fashioned management are not that open to new ideas, may well end up questioning the necessity for any improvement even if its obvious
Plant conditions aren't exactly good

Advice to Senior ManagementTry to bring in new ideas and implement them more often

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No involvement of middle management...

Senior Officer-Industrial Sales (Former Employee)
Guwahati (India)

I worked at Exide Industries full-time for less than a year

ProsOn time Salary with other benefits.

ConsNo teamwork uncanny working culture.

Advice to Senior ManagementFlexibility on Marketing strategy.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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I'm a production Engineer

Production Engineer (Current Employee)
Hosūr, Tamil Nadu (India)

I have been working at Exide Industries full-time for more than a year

ProsExide is a Multi National company (MNC), working with a good environment

Consit is good to work.

Advice to Senior Managementnothing

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Average

Graduate Engineer Trainee (Current Employee)
Calcutta (India)

I have been working at Exide Industries full-time for more than a year

ProsGreat Salary
No work load in training
HQ Management treatment is good but at plant you are treated as ignoramus

ConsPoor Growth
No Proper Training
Not satisfying job profile
Poor upper level management and in house politics
Minimum scope if you want to switch to another industry.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good experience in exide specially managing the stock planning while having various skus

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Exide Industries

Pros1. Good experience to get groom and becoming all rounder.
2. you can learn to do the stock planning in a better way.

Cons1. It can have the mnc culture but the upper level management dont want to tranform it from a lala co. image to a mnc culture company

Advice to Senior Management1.The upper level management have the capability to convert the lala type culture into the mnc culture but only someone have daring to show the way.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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fun work place and funnier politics

Senior Officer ( Production) (Former Employee)
Hosūr, Tamil Nadu (India)

I worked at Exide Industries full-time for more than 3 years

Prosfull salary will be credited no matter u were on leave,good to grow with,flexible and good work force

Consemployee unions,regional politics and package is not that great though except hosur work hours are not adherent to 8 hours

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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very Good working culture in my company..

Sales Officer- Channel Sales (Current Employee)
Mandi, Himachal Pradesh (India)

I have been working at Exide Industries full-time for more than 3 years

Proscompany provide very challenging and good environment for growth...

ConsNot focus on training..more training should be given.....

Advice to Senior Managementno advice is for management....

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Satisfactory

Electrical Engineer (Current Employee)
Haldia, West Bengal (India)

I have been working at Exide Industries full-time for more than 3 years

Pros1. High End Technologies
2. Great Resource
3. Free Lunch
4. Diversified Work culture

Cons1. Below average pay
2. No work life balance
3. No benefits/perks
4. Poor HR policy
5. Weak management.
6. Stagnant growth

Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease pay, provide benefits and bring on a mass revision of the stupid policies.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Sales Officer Channel Sales (Former Employee)
Siuri (India)

I worked at Exide Industries as a contractor for less than a year

Prosnothing to say , good company

Consbetter facility of customer service satisfaction is required

Advice to Senior Managementnothing to say, well good management authority

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