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Foxconn Reviews in San Jose, CA

Updated Apr 2, 2014
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2.1 9 reviews

100% Approve of the CEO

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Chih Yu Yang

(1 ratings)

42% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Need to learn a lot different skills along projects (in 7 reviews)

  • Big company, learning a lot about manufacturing process (in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • Better to have reasonable compensation and work/life balance (in 6 reviews)

  • long hours, demanding, politics, poor work life balance (in 8 reviews)

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    Very nice people to work with but not so much with the management

    Office Administration (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsGood place for getting experience. Learn a lot.

    ConsNo benefits to bad benefits. Many stayed more than 10 years are still temp employees.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good experience. Lots of travel to China

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsWork in both China and America

    ConsOvertime can be hard to avoid

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

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    Friendly people and management

    Supply Chain (Former Employee) San Jose, CA

    Prospeople are willing to work with you

    ConsLow salary and work environment is extremely bad

    Advice to Senior Managementappreciate the employees' hardworking

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Fun, dynamic, great place to launch a career

    Program Manager (Former Employee) Santa Clara, CA

    Proslots of room to grow, learn manufacturing and operations from ground up

    Conslong hours, demanding, politics, poor work life balance.

    Advice to Senior Managementreward the high performers.

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

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    Good place to build up the experience

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsFriendly colleague to work with, solid process of manufacturing.

    ConsBetter to have reasonable compensation and work/life balance

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Test Engineer

    Test Engineer (Former Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsFirst Job, nothing to say!

    ConsVery Low salary, nothing to say!

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsLot of people to talk to.

    ConsJust work no life at all.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay more attention to employees.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Working HARD

    Project Manager (Current Employee) San Jose, CA

    ProsMost people are very good at what they do. Work hard to solve problem

    ConsHave to prepare working at very fast-paced environment. long working hours and travel to China often

    Advice to Senior ManagementTo give employees balance life between families and work not only push for more performance.

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    Well, it's No.1 in Taiwan, but got long way to go

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Santa Clara, CA

    ProsChange fast
    flexible
    not so bad money

    ConsPoor management
    only count on it's CEO and couple GM
    grow too fast to cause the non-professional top management structure

    Advice to Senior Managementdon't treat people like dirt, you need to respect
    customers are not idiot, you can't cheat them always......

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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