Brunswick Reviews

Updated Jun 11, 2020

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3.8
62%
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87%
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Brunswick CEO David Foulkes
David Foulkes
13 Ratings
Pros
  • "Pay, Work /Life Balance, Job Opportunities, Career Improvement Opportunities(in 14 reviews)

  • "Good benefits, opportunities for promotion(in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • "No work life balance, "resourcing" function acts to ensure your workload is so intense you work 12 hour days minimum and on weekends(in 4 reviews)

  • "Senior management very political and if you are not the in-crowd, you have little chance hope of advancing(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in North Fond du Lac, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay, Work /Life Balance, Job Opportunities, Career Improvement Opportunities.

    Cons

    Not all departments/ managers are the same, some are terrible, some are great!

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  2. "Good Organization"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    They do a nice job of communication with employees

    Cons

    "boys club" is prevalent in many departments

  3. "Good Company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager 
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Brunswick full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Fun products Nice offices Great coworkers Interesting business

    Cons

    Limited upward mobility Low pay

  4. "Wish my time there had been better"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager, Strategy and Business Development in Lake Forest, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good health benefits, and modern parternity leave plan

    Cons

    I would not work there again

  5. "Good company, needs progressive mindset"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Project Manager in Merritt Island, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Brunswick full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Strong working relationships, team spirit, pay above average

    Cons

    Short-term financoal goals often drive day-to-day activities

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  6. "Management sucks. The higher up one gets, the more useless they become."

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graphic Designer and Artist in Fond du Lac, WI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Brunswick full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Benefits are pretty good all in all but, HR will NEVER stand by an employee, they work for the Corp.

    Cons

    It gets tough, they will cut you off in a heartbeat. It's all about the shareholders stake.

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  7. "Unequal treatment near discrimination"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Finance in Edgewater, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Compensation includes bonus w matching 401k savings

    Cons

    Professional support lacking , discrimination abounds

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  8. "Poor Leadership"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Category Manager in Fond du Lac, WI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent work life balance with vacation time and summer hours.

    Cons

    Poor leadership with lack of employee development.

  9. "Excellent Work/Life Balance"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Brunswick full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Excellent work/life balance - Comprehensive benefits - Health and wellness supported - Collaborative and innovative culture

    Cons

    Work space and office layout currently evolving.

  10. "Autonomy and Trust in the WorkPlace"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mettawa, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Brunswick full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They trust that you want to do a good job, no one over your shoulder checking that you're actually working. benefits and work/life balance

    Cons

    Workers are stretched thin, some doing the work of more than one job at times.

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