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Continental Reviews

Updated December 14, 2017
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Continental Chairman Executive Board, Finance, Controlling, IT, and Law; Powertrain Elmar Degenhart
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  1. "Amazing Place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Purchasing Agent
    Current Employee - Purchasing Agent
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Continental full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    -A lot of systems which makes you have process under control
    -Work from home once per week
    -Free spirit company no micromanagement. Well sometimes you face one but talking it makes it better

    Cons

    -Some HR representatives are not so good so you better have a good relationship with yours
    -Salary is not the best

    Advice to Management

    -If we do not speak about what is happening is because of retaliations from managers.


  2. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Continental full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work at

    Cons

    Limited resources and ever changing projects

  3. "Quality Inspector"

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    Current Employee - Quality Technician in Rochester, NH
    Current Employee - Quality Technician in Rochester, NH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Continental full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Like working with suppliers and other group to resolve PPAP issues

    Cons

    Current job description does not reflect what I do

    Advice to Management

    Change the job description


  4. "Electrical Engineer Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Continental full-time

    Pros

    Benefits of the Company
    Great environment
    People friendly

    Cons

    Big Company that sometimes the effort is not seen

    Advice to Management

    NA


  5. "Quality work with less pay"

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    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    High quality of work. New technologies, work from home facility and ample scope for knowledge and experience

    Cons

    Salary is less. Work load is high. Less employees leads to high work load on each employee.

    Advice to Management

    Proper distribution of work is required


  6. "Finance"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Deer Park, IL
    Former Employee - Analyst in Deer Park, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Continental full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Large profitable company, ability for global travel, best practices in manufacturing as well great training if you take the time to sign up. Management is flexible, and PTO is and work from home is great. Leaders are great mentors if you ask for their help

    Cons

    Large German company, hard to get things through, not a lot of movement lateral or upwards as they are a very lean company after the 2009 downturn

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up keep sharing the great innovation at town halls, get rid of the managers that are bullys


  7. "Continental Automitive Engineering"

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    Current Employee - Electronics Technician in Deer Park, IL
    Current Employee - Electronics Technician in Deer Park, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Continental full-time

    Pros

    Stable company to work for. Good benefits

    Cons

    Seem to be moving more to Offshore for Engineering

  8. "R & D engineering co-op"

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

    Pros

    - experience testing, lab work, very hands on, big summerproject

    Cons

    -work environment (no windows, production plant)


  9. "Good place to work. Good pay. Great work atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Prototype Technician in Trumann, AR
    Former Employee - Prototype Technician in Trumann, AR
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great relationship with co workers. Good pay. Benefits are compatible with other companies. Don't really have any negative comments about the company.

    Cons

    Can't think of any thing negative at the moment. If there is any negative it would be working long hours.

    Advice to Management

    Follow through on rules when put In place.


  10. "A truly international and innovative company"

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

    I have been working at Continental full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Development Opportunities
    Innovative Projects
    Great Culture
    Travel opportunities, work with international teams, open to ideas and proposals

    Cons

    A lot of processes to follow.


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