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Updated Aug 26, 2019

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Pros
  • "great people, great benefits, overall great company and work environment(in 11 reviews)

  • "Great place to work, Great people and Great goal that the company is working towards(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "I have no cons due to my limited time being there as an intern(in 5 reviews)

  • "Lack of alignment among senior management(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "pretty good overall, excellent family business with very good management, except in finance."

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     in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at A. O. Smith

    Pros

    great work, great pay and benefits and good work life balance

    Cons

    not enough women in senior management. Many of the men, particularly in finance have an overly inflated view of their own self worth. Unfounded arrogance.

    A. O. Smith2011-03-24
  2. "Intersesting"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fergus, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at A. O. Smith full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Some good people who are dedicated and knowledgeable, willing to work smart, long hours and treat co-workers well

    Cons

    Senior management lack initiative and support for employees, focus on production numbers and not the employee, benefits are not sufficient

    Advice to Management

    Get on board with the PEOPLE

    A. O. Smith2013-08-22
  3. "Fergus, Ontario"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at A. O. Smith full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    A paycheck for local residents, only game in town

    Cons

    Paycheck only, not a people company and reflected in senior management who are inferior in running company and dealing with people

    Advice to Management

    Bring in new senior management. OMG as I am writing this review we just got notice that Manufacturing Plant is closing down and moving to USA.......... go figure another Canadian manufacturer leaves yet again....

    A. O. Smith2013-04-04
  4. "Sales drives decision making and brand strategy - focus on international hurts North American business."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at A. O. Smith full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1. Strong market presence with multiple well established brands. 2. Competitively priced 3. Plenty of capacity for growth 4. Strong market presence in developing economies

    Cons

    1. Sales drives strategy 2. Brand strategy creates channel conflict 3. Lack of alignment among senior management 4. Culture discourages teamwork and interdepartmental cooperation

    Advice to Management

    1. Be genuine and authentic - set the tone for a culture of cooperation. 2. Sales cannot manage business strategy or brand management

    A. O. Smith2012-09-27
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