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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Decent place to work, below average salary, very slow personal growth"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Staff Software Engineer in Deer Park, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Staff Software Engineer in Deer Park, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good technologies to work on, very careful with hiring/lay-offs, good work life balance,

    Cons

    Poor manager accountability, not much freedom to move within company, very few training/development opportunities

    Advice to Management

    Institute a better review system with feedback from employees about their managers. Make managers responsible for their employee satisfaction


  2. "okay place to start"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Continental full-time

    Pros

    Laid back place to work for the most part and the pay is average for what you do. Free ice and coffee in the break areas.

    Cons

    Too many managers. Need more recognition and incentive to some of its dedicated employees. Rotating shift schedule for production workers.

  3. "This is an excellent company to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    It has a good work environment

    Cons

    The salary can be better


  4. "Good place to work"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Software Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Current Employee - Associate Software Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work environment and average compensation

    Cons

    Average compensation and not highly skillful work.

    Advice to Management

    NA


  5. "A Very Good Company To Work For"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Auburn Hills, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good climate, very professional people. The company is encouraging employee to develop professional skills. The company is investing in new technologies

    Cons

    Pay could be better. Career growth is relatively slow.


  6. "Great company to work for"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Continental full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities worldwide to move into

    Cons

    sometimes Business units suffer because customers judge you by your corporate quality level

    Advice to Management

    Manage everyone as if they are important


  7. "Good Experience"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    This company seemed to really take care of their employees in everyway. It was great working for the North American HQ because of the flat management structure and great employee benefits.

    Cons

    The department I was working for was still developing, and it showed. Training was not fully thought out and the department did not function as well as it could have.

  8. Helpful (2)

    "Very stable company"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Seguin, TX
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Seguin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Continental full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Diversified
    Top salaries and bonuses
    Global
    Good opportunities

    Cons

    Too many work procedures
    Uses Lotus Notes for emailing

    Advice to Management

    Be more people oriented


  9. "Excellent"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Resident Engineer in Troy, MI
    Current Employee - Resident Engineer in Troy, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    There is a variety of projects to work for and the salary and benefit packages are very good

    Cons

    There's opportunity for growth but as always, you have to look for it.

    Advice to Management

    Share the company objectives and you may even get help with new project quoting and insider insight.


  10. "It was excellent"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Had well trained hard working loyal willing employees. The plant was clean and well lighted. The air conditioning worked well

    Cons

    too little time for job growth