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AngloGold Ashanti Reviews

Updated Aug 20, 2019

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3.9
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AngloGold Ashanti CEO 	Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan
Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan
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  1. "Mining company"

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    Former Employee - Welding and Fabrication in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Is one of the best mining company in Ghana Obuasi because the company provides everything you need

    Cons

    The company close down and affected the workers

    Advice to Management

    Management must employ trainees

    AngloGold Ashanti2019-05-19
  2. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Geotechnical 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti part-time

    Pros

    It was good pay and has great workers and also very nice managers and employees and never failed me

    Cons

    It was great I don't have any complaints only reason leaving this job was I had found another job.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing you guys are great and keep the business up guys !

    AngloGold Ashanti2016-11-11
  3. "National service personel"

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    Former Employee - Service Engineer in Greensboro, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti for less than a year

    Pros

    Good company to work for and some many training programs for employees.

    Cons

    Needs to find ways of many its operation much more efficient and cost effective.

    Advice to Management

    Fast understand the market revolution and drive new directions.

    AngloGold Ashanti2016-04-14
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Software developer intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti

    Pros

    Great perks and benefits working for a mining company. All time off is paid for and they are pretty generous with their overtime.

    Cons

    They don't value software engineers as much as you'd expect

    Advice to Management

    Their IT is still in the stone age, they really have to catch up on modern times.

    AngloGold Ashanti2016-01-13
  5. "management"

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    Former Employee - HSE Coordinator in Dar es Salaam, Dar es Salaam

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Providing the required support on SHE related matters to everyone on site Assisting with the training and development of personnel to provide a skilled and motivated workforce

    Cons

    Safety Management Aids: Check Lists, PTO, Inspection Sheets, JSA, etc. Reviewing and implementing site SOP as required

    Advice to Management

    Conducting daily inspections of all site activities to ensure compliance to all relevant HSE standards, policies, procedures, safety signs, instructions and guidelines  Ensuring a Safe, Healthy & Environmentally responsible working environment is maintained at all times on site Exercising duty of care and ensuring the health and welfare of self and the team

    AngloGold Ashanti2019-08-20
  6. "Non miners in Executive positions"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Nice building as H Q

    Cons

    Limited learning opportunities in some dept/ Career progress on who you know not what you offer

    AngloGold Ashanti2019-07-20
  7. "good learning experience"

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    Former Employee - Intern 

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti

    Pros

    It was a good learning experience

    Cons

    Field not so accommodating to women

    AngloGold Ashanti2019-07-15
  8. "Fun"

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    Former Employee - Vacation Student in Perth, Western Australia
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people, Good banter, pump out some good work, all descions made out on site nothing goes back to perth office or any of that BS.

    Cons

    the vacation program was based on a contract. if it was casual you would rain in a few more dollars.

    AngloGold Ashanti2019-05-07
  9. "Very bad company"

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

    I have been working at AngloGold Ashanti full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Sites are not too remote.

    Cons

    Very bad culture! No working life balance and no respect to employee.

    AngloGold Ashanti2019-05-27
  10. "Schemes Coach Mining/Rock Engineering"

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    Former Employee - Schemes Coach (Training & Development Officer) in Klerksdorp
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AngloGold Ashanti full-time

    Pros

    Always cares for their peoples

    Cons

    Anglo Gold believes in their values

    Advice to Management

    Keep on caring for the employees

    AngloGold Ashanti2019-04-18
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