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DuPont Reviews

Updated October 16, 2017
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  • With the recent merger with Dow Chemicals the Organization is undergoing major restructuring (in 56 reviews)

  • No respect for people if contractors (in 20 reviews)

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  1. "Chemical Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Chemical Engineer in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Chemical Engineer in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good culture and good team

    Cons

    Slow pace and poor management


  2. "Many changes"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They have goid benefits and the pay is comparable to other companies

    Cons

    The worry of losing job because of constant company changes

    Advice to Management

    Trest emoyersime people and not a position thAt can be easily replaced.

  3. "Good Company w/Lots of Changes"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Competitive salary
    Working conditions
    Employee safety
    Flexibility (depending on which business you work in)

    Cons

    Not always kept in the loop on important company issues/matters


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Good benefits but low pay"

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    Former Employee - Scientist in Madison, WI
    Former Employee - Scientist in Madison, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent 401k employer match. Friendly, family feel at site I worked. Flexible and accommodating work schedule.

    Cons

    Low pay compared to equivalent positions at other companies. Also large discrepancies in pay between employees at same experience with same title. Work life balance can be poor depending on department.


  5. "Really great work life balance."

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

    I have been working at DuPont full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance and overall atmosphere.

    Cons

    Can get overly competitive at times.

    Advice to Management

    Try to foster a more inclusive work environment.


  6. "Good employer"

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

    I worked at DuPont full-time

    Pros

    Core Values, work life balance, work environment

    Cons

    Middle management, lack of transparency,


  7. "Merger time!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont full-time

    Pros

    Located on the east coast

    Cons

    Too many consultants running around...

  8. "No one cares"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Massillon, OH
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Massillon, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Used to be a good company to work for, but no longer is !!!

    Cons

    Stay away from this company !!!

    Advice to Management

    Don't care to comment.


  9. "Procurement Specialist"

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

    I worked at DuPont (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very good experience, good learning, good pay & I was lucky to be under a good team.

    Cons

    Sometimes appreciation for the work go unnoticed.


  10. "General Review"

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

    I worked at DuPont full-time

    Pros

    Good overall culture and focus on core values

    Cons

    Frequent restructuring ned to consider future needs not just costs


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