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AGCO Reviews

Updated March 19, 2017
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AGCO Chairman, President, and CEO Martin H. Richenhagen
Martin H. Richenhagen
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  • Extreme lack of communication between management and workforce, as well as upper tier management and floor managers (in 4 reviews)

  • Senior management is too disconnected from the boots on the ground (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Great industry, entrepreneurial company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AGCO full-time

    Pros

    Work environment provides you the freedom to proactively achieve solutions to problems; limited bureaucracy; great industry with long-term growth potential; international

    Cons

    Culture varies based upon function; several years of a down economy; heavy white/male company & industry

    Advice to Management

    Continued clear communication from the top about how the company will manage through the downturn helps global employees


  2. "Good Company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at AGCO full-time

    Pros

    Great health benefits
    Responsibility is easy to gain
    lots of autonomy

    Cons

    Poor Vacation Policy (Low amount of days)
    Raise policy sub-par

    Advice to Management

    Create competitive vacation policy
    Promote on more than just seniority


  3. "In the rise"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AGCO full-time

    Pros

    Great opportunity to learn and grow.
    Excellente team building and great product and services.
    Always looking for new ideas and ways to adjust to market conditions.
    Great Core Values.
    Great diversity inside their organization and equal opportunities.
    Competitive salaries and benefits.
    Fortune 500 Company.

    Cons

    Need to invest more in technology.

    Advice to Management

    Keep supporting your Dealers, Customers, Employees and deliver to Shareholders.
    Focus on Technology for future grow.


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  5. "A lot of growth opportunities available"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AGCO full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Family-like atmosphere with many growth opportunities

    Cons

    None. Great company to work for.


  6. "Good place to work in"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AGCO full-time

    Pros

    Very good environement for working. Various oportunities for career development.

    Cons

    Most times the company does not seem to know where it wants to go to. Strategies sometimes change from one month to another.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Do Not Apply ... you will regret it"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at AGCO full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    there is nothing pro there

    Cons

    do not apply you will regret it

    Advice to Management

    management here does not accept advise ...they know it all now


  8. Helpful (1)

    "Avoid at all cost..."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There are no Pros at all.

    Cons

    I think the company is prejudice.

    Advice to Management

    Hire more diverse people.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "For your info"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Vice President in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at AGCO full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    You just need to appear for work

    Cons

    Many cowboys in leadership position


  10. "Manager"

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

    Pros

    Good comp and benefits and flexibility

    Cons

    Too much European influence in a US based business


  11. "Design Engineer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Design Engineer in Jackson, MN
    Current Employee - Design Engineer in Jackson, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AGCO full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work & life balance
    no micromanagement
    flexible work schedule

    Cons

    salary is lower than average
    PTO is short.

    Advice to Management

    overall pretty good, I just hope there is



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