SUMCO
3.8 of 5 4 reviews
www.sumcosi.com Tokyo, Japan 5000+ Employees

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Updated Apr 8, 2014

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Kenjiro Shigematsu

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25% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Stable manufacturing company

    Manager (Former Employee)
    Phoenix, AZ

    ProsSmall environment with good relations between employees

    ConsCyclic industry. Frequent layoffs in shop floor personnel.

    Advice to Senior ManagementValue employees better. Reduce layoffs to minimum required.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    company closed

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prospay was good for this type of work

    Conshours were bad worked long nights 12 midnight to 12 noon

    Advice to Senior Managementbetter hours for 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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    Loved my job, but was very demanding.

    Crystal Technician (Former Employee)
    Phoenix, AZ

    ProsI loved 12 hours. Pay was good and I got along well with my supervisor. I loved to learn new
    positions within my department.

    ConsWorking with Arsenic and wearing Hazmat suit.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Engineer (Former Employee)

    Prosemployees encouraged to identify problems and fix them

    Consdemand for 8" silicon wafers is going down with out capability to do 12" in USA, remaining US operations will eventually be obsolete

    Advice to Senior Managementimprove communications to employees on the status of the business

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

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