A. Schulman Reviews

Updated Dec 10, 2020

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3.3
58%
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40%
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A. Schulman Chairman, President, and CEO Joe Gingo (no image)
Joe Gingo
32 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very good company to work for , Great work family balance(in 3 reviews)

  • "Good pay start of with at beginning(in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "In the last year, the lack of financial performance has shifted management to have a short-term focus(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "work experience"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - R&D 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Company, Friendly environment and opportunity to grow

    Cons

    company locations are in the northern states

  2. "Merged with LYB"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Purchasing Specialist in Houston, TX

    I worked at A. Schulman full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for.

    Cons

    I am no longer employed.


  3. "Stay clear"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Fairlawn, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at A. Schulman full-time

    Pros

    There are None I would list

    Cons

    Everything stay away from this sinking ship

  4. "No mans land"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at A. Schulman

    Pros

    401K, Insurance, Not much of anything else.

    Cons

    Awful advancement internally. Low pay for the job you do.

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  5. "Great people treated very well."

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Supervisor in Worcester, MA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Super people who worked well together.

    Cons

    Hard to advance due to long term employees

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Blenderman in North Canton, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at A. Schulman full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The environment there is unlike any place I’ve worked at before, the people you work with are understanding and caring not only about your work life but your home life as well, they’ll go out of there way to help you in any way they can.

    Cons

    It gets hot in the summer but that’s it.

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Hey it's just plastic baby."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Buyer/Planner 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at A. Schulman full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great coworkers. Good work life balance

    Cons

    Average pay, Average benefits, poor management

  8. "Enjoyed coworkers and management"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electrician Helper in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Awesome and caring management, steady work, competitive wages, crew leaders will help teach you trade if you are willing to learn.

    Cons

    You work outside so extreme weather

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  9. "Awesome Place"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fairlawn, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work environment and flex hours

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Manager"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at A. Schulman full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Prior to acquisition of LYB employees were appreciated for their hard work and dedication

    Cons

    After acquisition and reorganization with younger management, A. Schulman-LyondellBasell promote employees who can talk and play the political game instead of the employees who can actually perform.

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