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CertainTeed Reviews

Updated December 14, 2018
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  • "Corporate office is beautiful and promotes work-life balance" (in 9 reviews)

  • "Great benefits, work life balance, office atmosphere" (in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CertainTeed (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great coworkers as well as supervisors!

    Cons

    Extreme heat in the summer and cold in the winter.....


  2. "Engineer"

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

    I have been working at CertainTeed full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work. Good people.

    Cons

    WCM. Significant people development has to be done.

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Certainteed Gypsum - Production Technician"

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    Former Employee - Production Technician in Semora, NC
    Former Employee - Production Technician in Semora, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits
    Great Work environment
    Great Training
    Great opportunity for advancement
    Management seems to value the opinion of the operators on the plant floor.

    Cons

    Not so great communication about issues that affect production schedule and supply for plant operation.
    Production supply has caused workforce reduction and layoffs.


  4. "Interesting place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Malvern, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Malvern, PA

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

    Pros

    Good people, Safety priority, Good benefits

    Cons

    Upper management in Malvern disconnected with businesses

    Advice to Management

    Improve overall business knowledge and communication / collaboration


  5. "CertainTeed is a great employee focused company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at CertainTeed full-time

    Pros

    CertainTeed really is a employee focused company. Upper management's philosophy is progress through people from salary to hourly employees.

    Cons

    CertainTeed is a large corporation, so there is a lot of unnecessary bureaucracy to get simple things accomplished. Different departments tend to be in silos and need to communicate more effectively.


  6. "Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CertainTeed full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits. This company does not mind blowing money on frivolous things

    Cons

    Very little support from upper management

    Advice to Management

    Take time to know what's going on within your facility


  7. "Operator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at CertainTeed full-time

    Pros

    The company is close to my house

    Cons

    A lot OT , there are no private time with family

  8. "It's what you make of it"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CertainTeed part-time

    Pros

    Wonderful people that you'll always remember
    Small Engineering department, so you're treated like a real engineer
    Get to experience wearing several different hats
    Plenty of knowledgeable people willing to help/share

    Cons

    Location is far from local universities


  9. "They pretend to care but don’t"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Buffalo, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Buffalo, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It’s a job I guess.

    Cons

    They don’t care about individual employees and their pay isn’t great. I made more as a temp then I did when I got hired. I wouldn’t waist your time here there’s a lot of better jobs out there.

    Advice to Management

    Hire better people to replace yourselves


  10. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CertainTeed full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working schedule
    Company promotes from within

    Cons

    Vacation time is lacking
    No maternity leave