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Benchmark Electronics Reviews

Updated May 23, 2017
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Benchmark Electronics President & CEO Gayla J. Delly
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Pros
  • Is a very good work environment with good and dedicated people who are willing to learn (in 9 reviews)

  • They do have very good benefits, and they wage is good (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • No personal advancement, no professional advancement, little respect for personal life, very much over worked, little to no reconition (in 4 reviews)

  • Upper management does not care about anything but themselves (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Sr PM"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Angleton, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Angleton, TX

    I have been working at Benchmark Electronics full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    People at the site level are great to work with, most have passion to get the job done right whatever it take

    Cons

    Not a lot of opportunity for internal promotions or training

    Advice to Management

    would like to see more diversity in management, take ideas from people actually doing the work and from the data


  2. "While people are great, the company structure is not."

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    Former Employee - Test Technician II in Rochester, MN
    Former Employee - Test Technician II in Rochester, MN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Benchmark Electronics full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    People are great. Job is fairly easy, and relaxed. Was easy to talk to immediate supervisor about questions or concerns.

    Cons

    Poor pay, mandatory overtime on certain weekends. There was also no chance of advancement based on education, but on how long you worked there.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to and respect the employees.


  3. "So far so good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Moorpark, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Moorpark, CA

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

    Pros

    Company is in growth mode. Customer demand rising.

    Cons

    Will report more next time around.


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  5. "Faculties"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Angleton, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Angleton, TX
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Benchmark has good benefits and for the most part good employees.

    Cons

    People are not kept in the loop, and the people assigned projects do not involve everyone that is required.

    Advice to Management

    Better communication and better employee involvement


  6. "Tester"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in San Jose, CA
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in San Jose, CA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Benchmark Electronics as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good environment; nice co-workers and supervisors

    Cons

    Limited benefits; high pressure; lack of training


  7. "good company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Angleton, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Angleton, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Benchmark Electronics (More than a year)

    Pros

    friendly work place, nice people

    Cons

    there is no official training

    Advice to Management

    need to planning for more training


  8. Helpful (1)

    "Manufacturing Engineer"

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    Current Intern - Manufacturing Engineer& Interim QE in Concord, CA
    Current Intern - Manufacturing Engineer& Interim QE in Concord, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Benchmark Electronics as an intern (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Ware many had and get to learn a lot about different aspects of the business

    Cons

    No training or proper support from management


  9. Helpful (1)

    "OK. But pay and politics could be better."

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    Current Employee - Test Technician in Rochester, MN
    Current Employee - Test Technician in Rochester, MN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Benchmark Electronics full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Clean place to work. Interesting customers. Good place to learn.

    Cons

    Putting up with politics and constant harassment to work faster and cheaper.

    Advice to Management

    It isn't all about money. Quality is what got us here and the people that made that happen. Pay them better and the best employees will come.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "NPI Manufacturing Engineer"

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    Current Employee - NPI MFG Engineer in Concord, CA
    Current Employee - NPI MFG Engineer in Concord, CA

    I have been working at Benchmark Electronics full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Management will give support when requested.

    Cons

    Workload spills over to other departments and conducting more than engineering work. Not enough training given.


  11. "perfect place to work"

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    Former Employee - Quality Engineering Tech III in Angleton, TX
    Former Employee - Quality Engineering Tech III in Angleton, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Benchmark Electronics (More than a year)

    Pros

    kind and strong management team

    Cons

    sometimes need to work under pressure


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