UMC Reviews

Updated December 24, 2014
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  1. good

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    Former Intern - Engineer in Hsinchu (Taiwan)
    Former Intern - Engineer in Hsinchu (Taiwan)

    I worked at UMC as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    the company is quite big

    Cons

    salary is not high enough

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    hire more people

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. Good intern experience

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Intern - Device Engineering in Tainan (Taiwan)
    Former Intern - Device Engineering in Tainan (Taiwan)

    I worked at UMC as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    1. Colleagues are super nice, willing to instruct you as much as they can.
    2. Manager also provided constructive suggestions and feedbacks to intern projects.
    3. Guaranteed housing for interns living outside Tainan.

    Cons

    1. Not all of the employees are enthusiastic with their work.
    2. Lengthy meeting and they often can't reach a conclusion.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. normal company, normal pay, high workload

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at UMC

    Pros

    market pay, high workload, very little work life balance

    Cons

    managers are not cappable, a lot of politics

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  5. Fair pay high pressure long working hours.

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    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at UMC full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Relative higher pay compare to companies in same industry.
    Considerable OT pay if your department allow OT.
    Chinese environment, a pros for people don't speak good English.

    Cons

    High pressure during full loading season.
    Longer working hours compare to other companies in same industry.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No personal growth road map provided to fresh employees, management level not focus on real training.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6. Management needs to work on creating a better culture...comes from the top down.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at UMC

    Pros

    Gov't job, pays into PERS and not Social Security.

    Cons

    No clear direction from management. No investment into the employees

  7. My experience was less than what i expected it to be

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at UMC full-time

    Pros

    The pros were a great work schedule

    Cons

    The cons were all of the drama that circled the place an how uncomfortable i felt being at work

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  8. not one of my better ones

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at UMC

    Pros

    co-workers in nyc office were nice

    Cons

    Horrible upper management. they do not invest the time in allowing reps to acclimate

  9. Average pay & work/life balanced style

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Sunnyvale, CA

    I worked at UMC as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    (1) Stable working environment
    (2) Friendly co-workers

    Cons

    (1) Not many opportunity for advancement

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10. Director -Corporate Quality & Management inc.

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    Current Employee - Director in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Director in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at UMC part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    fine with thew typpe of treatment i received

    Cons

    good to debate with people

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    ok,progressive & innovative

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11. Good

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at UMC

    Pros

    Exciting, never bored, fun, good pay, people

    Cons

    hours, stress, commute, the people you have to interact with

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing

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