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Volvo Reviews

Updated November 19, 2014
Updated November 19, 2014
86 Reviews
3.4
86 Reviews
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Volvo President & CEO Olof Persson
Olof Persson
28 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Fair work life balance for a person who plans his/her work schedule (in 15 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 5 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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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    meh

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Newmarket, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Newmarket, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Volvo part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    friendly, very kind and understanding of school and such. i really have nothing bad to say, started as lot boy now do co sales and lot stuff, its good

    Cons

    not alot of experience to be had they realy dont do much with you and cant really grow. It is meh, not bad not good just meh

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give me training

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to be in ! VIT

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Volvo full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Work life balance, good pay, mutual respect, less politics,

    Cons

    Nothing I can think of.....

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need better bonuses!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Very good place to work

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

    I have been working at Volvo full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good Work Life balance
    Good Work culture
    Less work pressure

    Cons

    Less technical growth
    Volvo is not a pay master

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great work environment, friendly colleagues

    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Production Engineer Trainee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Production Engineer Trainee in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at Volvo as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues willing to guide a newcomer

    Cons

    Need better facilities especially for warehouses

  6.  

    Good work culture

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

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

    Pros

    work-life balance.
    No unnecessary work pressure.

    Cons

    Volvo is not a pay master.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Master's Thesis

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Master's Thesis in Gothenburg (Sweden)
    Former Employee - Master's Thesis in Gothenburg (Sweden)

    I worked at Volvo as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible working hours, all minimum requirements to perform work is provided, ability to book conference rooms, close to the city.

    Cons

    poor office space, easy to get disturbed, hard to find available conference rooms, managers not that comitted to your work i.e you are on your own.

    Doesn't Recommend
  8.  

    Best workplace and benefits!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Internal Communications in Curitiba (Brazil)
    Former Employee - Internal Communications in Curitiba (Brazil)

    I worked at Volvo full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Meals provided wasn't too good.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the excellent job!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Not bad

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Officer in Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Officer in Bangalore (India)

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

    Pros

    Brand value, industry, automobile, European establishment, well know Internationally.

    Cons

    Cold decision making or very slow in decision making

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    nil

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    very good company

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Volvo

    Pros

    very good company Work Life Balance

    Cons

    more maintainance work, but really nice company to work

  11.  

    Very GGood

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

    I worked at Volvo full-time

    Pros

    Volvo core values and work life balance

    Cons

    too much time taken for making decisions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more proactive

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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