Canon U.S.A. Reviews

Updated Sep 24, 2020

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38%
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Canon U.S.A. CEO and President Kazuto Ogawa
Kazuto Ogawa
15 Ratings
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  • "Stale upper management that needs to move on(in 25 reviews)

  • "Watching Japanese expats not have to work and have guaranteed employment(in 20 reviews)

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  1. "Work life balance"

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

    I have been working at Canon U.S.A. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Supportive team, good work life balance

    Cons

    Nothing that come to my mind

  2. "Good company, bad management"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Transaction Clerk in Newport News, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canon U.S.A. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits Company events Company provides uniforms and shoes

    Cons

    Egotistical supervisors Co-workers act like children

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  3. "Great company!"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Sales Executive 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canon U.S.A. full-time

    Pros

    Good culture and working environment.

    Cons

    Top heavy with regards to management team

  4. "Lack of Vision"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Senior Director of IT in Melville, NY
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Canon U.S.A. full-time

    Pros

    Good people, benefits, and salary

    Cons

    Difficult to push through culture

  5. "Good company to work for in LI"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Canon U.S.A. full-time

    Pros

    Good people, great location, good products

    Cons

    Sr Management lacks direction, seems to lack vision

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  6. "Pay is reasonable, but no recognition for work, no proper planning for projects and work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Associate in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canon U.S.A. full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Reasonable pay and relatively ok environment. Company has good brand recognition and is relatively stable.

    Cons

    Very bad planning of projects in all aspects (too many projects at same time and no proper planning or implementation), too many "managers" but few people to get the job actually done...no recognition for work done...recognition usually goes to people who can market other people work as their achievement...

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  7. "great company to work for, nice location, nice building"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Planning Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Canon U.S.A. full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    i had a nice team of coworkers

    Cons

    upper management very male dominated

  8. Helpful (3)

    "Good Company to start your career with.."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Event Management Specialist in Melville, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canon U.S.A. full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, great people to work with, good career starting point

    Cons

    Stale upper management that needs to move on. Limited growth potential.

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  9. Helpful (1)

    "OK"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Specialist 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canon U.S.A. full-time

    Pros

    Known company and name. Good cameras

    Cons

    There is little room for advancement.

  10. Helpful (2)

    "Slow to promote, dont count on getting promoted"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Specialist Sales Support in Melville, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Canon U.S.A. full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Some staff are excellent and look out for your well being

    Cons

    If you're not Japanese, you'll never be in a real position of powers

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