United Technologies

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United Technologies Reviews

Updated January 29, 2015
Updated January 29, 2015
228 Reviews
3.3
228 Reviews
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United Technologies Chairman & CEO Louis R. Chênevert
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Take advantage of the great employee scholar program (in 18 reviews)

  • Many are able to sustain a 40 hour work week and has great work/life balance (in 12 reviews)


Cons
  • work life balance can be challenging (in 8 reviews)

  • All business units operate autonomously so no chance to collaborate with others (in 13 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great Company, Great People & Worst Management

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Hartford, CT
    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Hartford, CT

    I worked at United Technologies

    Pros

    Great People, lot of learning opportunities and Great Benefits

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, Worst Raises, Worst Management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please put people first

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    great company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at United Technologies

    Pros

    big company and professional environment
    very well structured
    highly profitable
    great bonuses

    Cons

    pay stincks
    alot of complications within the company

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    focus more on training the employees through structured training program

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Operation Specialist

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Operations Specialist in Chula Vista, CA
    Former Employee - Operations Specialist in Chula Vista, CA

    I worked at United Technologies

    Pros

    I am enjoy work for aviation manufacture industry

    Cons

    Always come up with new idea doing things

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work as a team

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Best Company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Power Electronics Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Power Electronics Engineer in Houston, TX

    I worked at United Technologies full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Very Ethical, Very Focused, Diverse in the industry, smart, innovative, best example of American ingenuity! Richard Meyers is the best military leader in the decades in the US having served as chairman of the joint chiefs, loyal smart, dedicated, UTC was wise to hiring him as a board member.

    Cons

    None - this is the most ethical company ibn the industry and dedicated to its customers - I can say nothing bad about it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire Me Back!!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Lean Practitioner

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Lean Site Coordinator in Stratford, CT
    Former Employee - Lean Site Coordinator in Stratford, CT

    I worked at United Technologies full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great support, indepth program, very good materials

    Cons

    New programs need a more cohesive project management team

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at United Technologies full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    excellent technology. strong global brands and reputation. keep up the great work...my retirement is relying on you.

    Cons

    work life balance can be challenging

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Good company, honorable people, smart people, very "buttoned down" processes

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hartford, CT
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hartford, CT

    I worked at United Technologies full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Stable. No BS. Good pay but not outstanding pay.

    Cons

    Process mentality sometimes goes too far.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get ready for the millennials, some disciplines may not like this square cornered culture.

  9.  

    Great Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Intern in Hartford, CT
    Current Employee - Intern in Hartford, CT

    I have been working at United Technologies as an intern (more than a year)

    Pros

    Helpful people, nice environment, great exposure to many difference projects, overall great experience, especially when starting out

    Cons

    Some of the challenges included lots of work that needed to get done quickly, busy season.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Research Center employee

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in East Hartford, CT
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in East Hartford, CT

    I have been working at United Technologies full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    As a member of the corporation's central R&D organization, there are considerable opportunities to work on a variety of challenging technical problems related to business unit needs.

    Cons

    Some employees perceive a gap between the staff and management. Leadership is working on addressing employee needs for improved communication.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11.  

    Sr Engineering position

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at United Technologies

    Pros

    Great company to work for on all aspects.

    Cons

    Nothing to name any Cons

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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