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DuPont Reviews

Updated August 16, 2017
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  1. "maintenance"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Saint Joseph, MO
    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Saint Joseph, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    reliability of work and pay

    Cons

    corporate politics and dishonesty through the work place


  2. "Inside Sales"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Inside Sales Representative in Wilmington, DE
    Current Contractor - Inside Sales Representative in Wilmington, DE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very easygoing environment, and management is very helpful.

    Cons

    Promotions do not happen as often as they should.

    Advice to Management

    Hiring more contractorsfor full time positions could help improve with overturn.

  3. "Analytical Chemist"

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

    I have been working at DuPont full-time

    Pros

    3 weeks vacation
    3% 401k company contirbution plus 6% dollar for dollar matching

    Cons

    Instability and stress with pending merger


  4. "DuPont"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst
    Current Employee - Analyst
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits package and nice coworkers.

    Cons

    Some small issues of opportunities awarded to someone undeserving.


  5. "Global Program Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    A company with a great history and name recognition in the industries they serve. Core values including respect for people and safety are 2nd to none.

    Cons

    Dupont is and has been in a constant state of flux. IT systems are a mess and make it incredibly difficult to do your job. Culture is negative and has gotten worse with all of the changes. HR is nowhere to be found when an employee needs assistance.

    Advice to Management

    Now that the Dow/ Dupont merger appears to be happening, be transparent with information regarding the split into 3 businesses. The uncertainty is making A seemingly promising future company lose very talented employees. These companies will only be as good as the talent they retain.


  6. "Not who they claim to be"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manufacturing in Newark, DE
    Current Employee - Manufacturing in Newark, DE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay and 401K has match of 6%

    Cons

    Core values statement is BS, CEO Breen refers to human employees as head count.

    Advice to Management

    Trim the fat, line supervisors capable of running day to day operations.


  7. "Company in transition"

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    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits with 401K. 6 plus 3, 9% total

    Cons

    not a lot of progression. promotions are rear

    Advice to Management

    develop your people

  8. "Intern Interview experience"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Intern in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Intern - Intern in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont as an intern (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    you get to talk a lot about the specific task that you want to work as. The interviewers were friendly.

    Cons

    It takes them a while to get back the result to you. Because there are a lot of coordination going on.

    Advice to Management

    The management is great and friendly. I wish that they are more time for us to interact.


  9. "Associate Investigator"

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont full-time

    Pros

    The company supports work-life balance.

    Cons

    Many long-time employees have become complacent and disconnected with regards to the fast-paced innovation of peer companies.


  10. "Tech"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operator Technician in Rochester, NY
    Current Employee - Operator Technician in Rochester, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DuPont (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Culture, Great People, Decent Pay, Excellent retirement package.

    Cons

    High deductible and political hierarchy.


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