I have been working at Wüsthof full-time
Good product, reasonable co-workers. Freedom to make some decisions. Most associates enjoy their job and are reasonable. If you don't want to progress in your job it's a good place to be.
No upward mobility. Many employees seem to be lifers. Pay is fair but higher pay is available if u leave. Most don't because they have been stuck here so long on there own. Might not be good enough to work elsewhere.
Benefits are medicore. There is a 401k with no match, a discretionary bonus pool (do not get to excited) and a mediocre medical plan.
Advice to Management
Get an experienced industry veteran or bring back some of the good people that were let go to get back on track.
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