Brose Reviews

Updated Jul 29, 2020

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3.8
77%
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4 Ratings
Pros
  • "Always opportunities but in general a good place with long term job security and good benefits(in 15 reviews)

  • "Great company with work life balance(in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours as you work continental(in 14 reviews)

  • "The German management has severely under staffed the regional offices(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing job"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Spartanburg, SC

    I worked at Brose full-time

    Pros

    Very good job to start a career

    Cons

    Can be quite tedious at times

  2. "Not recommended"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Controller in Auburn Hills, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brose full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It was a job if you had none

    Cons

    Too many different bosses with dotted line reports


  3. "Decent Place"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Brose full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, good people for the most part

    Cons

    Lengthy processes. Dependent on Brose Germany

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  4. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Intern 

    I worked at Brose part-time

    Pros

    Payment was very competitive to other jobs

    Cons

    Not very busy all the time

  5. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Brose full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice people, easy to get along with colleagues.

    Cons

    Overall no complaints with the conpany

  6. Helpful (1)

    "claim to be "family""

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Industrial Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Brose part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    they gave me a paid internship

    Cons

    all of their "family" talk is exactly that just talk

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  7. "Great Company, Poor ethical practices"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist in New Boston, MI

    I have been working at Brose full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits and Great Vacation/Time off offered

    Cons

    Unethical practices and no support from upper Management

  8. "Strong company with future thinking"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brose full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Family owned, family feel, self financed - Strong technical knowledge and future thinking - Quality is priority

    Cons

    - German HQ controlling - Priorities normally given to EU OEM’s first - Lack of local resources

  9. "One of the best companies I have worked for."

    4.0
    Current Employee - Environmental Health and Safety Manager in New Boston, MI

    I have been working at Brose full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Brose is a family owned company.

    Cons

    Micromanagment and freedom of critical thought.

  10. "Great company, family owned."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Industrial Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brose full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very flexible in regards to work-life balance, and hours required to work. Good culture; supported by the fact that it is family-owned but is still a large global company. Good job training programs.

    Cons

    Possibly lower pay compared to some other automotive companies / OEM's.

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