Massey Energy
2.2 of 5 6 reviews
Richmond, VA 5000+ Employees

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Baxter F. Phillips Jr.

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Not bad

Analyst (Current Employee)
Richmond, VA

I have been working at Massey Energy

ProsA good reason to work for Massey is the perks

ConsA downside to massey is exposure

Advice to Senior ManagementLook for talent from within

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Unorganized with poor leadership

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Charleston, WV

I worked at Massey Energy

Prosovertime pay and nothing else

ConsLot of hours, poor quality management, no incentives

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease work on bringing in bright future for successful business

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Little to no advancement if you are not a part of management team

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Richmond, VA

I have been working at Massey Energy

ProsThe benefits package was awsome. They paid 100% . Free lunches and parking.

ConsProtestors outside the building, no room for advancement if you are not management, management is not interested in the lower level employees

Advice to Senior Managementshady and work by the good ol' boy system

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Massey Energy Way of Life

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Beckley, WV

I have been working at Massey Energy

ProsThey help our community. Push Education.

ConsGive vacation days then take them from you. work 6 to 7 days week. 3 sick days a year.

Advice to Senior ManagementTime off with family. More sick days to use. A tired employee is unsafe to others.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great Company to start a career.

Production Engineer (Former Employee)

I worked at Massey Energy

Prosgood learning opportunities and benefit package.

ConsNo growth opportunities unless you know someone in the top ranks. Very unfair in compensation and highly political.

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease be fair to everyone and stop "good old boys club culture"

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Good Ol Boys club

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Massey Energy

ProsGood people to work with
Hard working people
Good benefits

ConsToo much upper managment involvement in day to day normal activities
Too much micromanagement and not enough leadership

Advice to Senior ManagementYou hired good, competent people, now get out of the way and let them do their job

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