Volvo
3.6 of 5 77 reviews
www.volvogroup.com Torslanda, Sweden 50 to 149 Employees

Volvo Reviews

Updated Jul 2, 2014
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3.6 77 reviews

                             

87% Approve of the CEO

Volvo President & CEO Olof Persson

Olof Persson

(23 ratings)

73% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "very good company Work Life Balance"
    in 10 reviews
  • "A professional organization, would good opportunities and space to explore them as well"
    in 3 reviews
Cons:
  • "Cold decision making or very slow in"
    in 3 reviews
  • "Once you "master" your job you become a valuable asset to the team when it comes to reaching it's goals and vision"
    in 3 reviews
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    Best workplace and benefits!

    Internal Communications (Former Employee)
    Curitiba (Brazil)

    ProsExcellent working environment, great management and lots of opportunity to grow.

    ConsMeals provided wasn't too good.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep the excellent job!

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

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    very good company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosvery good company Work Life Balance

    Consmore maintainance work, but really nice company to work

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    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsVolvo core values and work life balance

    Constoo much time taken for making decisions

    Advice to Senior Managementbe more proactive

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    good componey to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosgood culture, good technology componey

    Consbig organisation hence risk of getting lost

    Advice to Senior Managementstructure defination to remove above cons

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsWork Life balance and a good brand name

    ConsGrowth is a constraint in Buses

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great atmosphere, great people

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Pros- Enspiring people
    - A lot of attention goes to culture, environment and employee satisfaction
    - A very big international company: working together with colleauges from all over the world
    - Good opportunities for training

    Cons- A very big international company: a lot of processes and slow decision making

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

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    Intern (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsNot much but Nice colleagues though

    ConsHectic, bull work, poor management of human resources

    Advice to Senior Managementmanage hr properly

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

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    Good place to woirk and learn

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood place to woirk and learn

    Consworking timings and no more

    Advice to Senior Managementmake flexible working timings for employee

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

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    “A people concentric professional Organization which is very structured and process oriented.

    Trainee (Former Employee)
    London, England (UK)

    ProsWell structured and with clear responsibilities, peoples opinions are well respected by the organization. Dynamic, challenging, varied, global and fun.

    ConsComplicated, matrix-ed, cyclical and large,conservative

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A great company to start your career.

    Mechanical Engineer (Current Employee)
    Curitiba (Brazil)

    ProsWell structured and with clear responsibilities, peoples opinions are well respected by the organization.

    ConsNot the place to be, if you are trying to grow vertically.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWork on more clear paths for young engineers to grow in the company.

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

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