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Emerson Reviews

Updated May 25, 2017
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  • Work/life balance of management seems tedious, but everybody is having a good time (in 41 reviews)

  • Very few women or minorities in upper management (in 33 reviews)

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  1. "Good Company with very bad Management"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emerson full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice policies.
    Good place to work if everything is going well.

    Cons

    Management usually blame each other when things goes bad and avoid to take responsibility.
    Expects employees to stretch working hours but hardly appreciate their work.
    Job Insecurity: Company cannot sustain in bad period.

    Advice to Management

    Avoid politics at work.


  2. "Senior Engineer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineer in Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Engineer in Chennai (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emerson full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Learnt a lot and grew into a better sales professional

    Cons

    nothing at all to define out


  3. "Run by accountants"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Emerson full-time

    Pros

    Good People, lots of opportunity for overtime pay

    Cons

    Horrible Upper Management, Run by accountants focused on stock ratings/dividends.

    Advice to Management

    You cannot ask a manufacturing facility to produce product without inventory.


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  5. "Test Engineer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good company to start with. Culture at company is very good.

    Cons

    Management is not good.Politics is always there


  6. "Emerson PWS"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Noida (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Noida (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good working culture and Environment

    Cons

    Growth is not Lateral and slow


  7. "Lack of Marketing Resources"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Emerson full-time

    Pros

    Friendly co-workers, Thursday popcorn and a global company with plenty of travel options.

    Cons

    No on-boarding or formal training and no process documentation of tasks. Marketing is an after thought and staffed extremely lean. A lot of people doing the jobs of several employees.

    Advice to Management

    Please make an effort to insure that marketing is placed as a priority. Without it you will continue to find it hard to sell products.


  8. Helpful (2)

    "VP of Operations"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Vice President in Ocala, FL
    Former Employee - Vice President in Ocala, FL

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

    Pros

    a good career opportunity and an added chapter in my book

    Cons

    Sad to see them eliminate my job after 13 years of hard work and contribution for the company

    Advice to Management

    NA


  9. "Research Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager
    Current Employee - Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good corporate culture, collaborative work environment, good staff benefits and compensation.

    Cons

    Leave days are on the low end unless you have been working here for more than 10 years. Limited career growth opportunities for non-management functions.


  10. "Solid corporation"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Employee - Intern in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emerson (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work life balance, adequate vacation, emphasis on safe work practices, okay 401k plan, occasional charity and team building events sponsored by company, some career development opportunities

    Cons

    Usual corporate red tape: lots of cubicles, hard to navigate corporate hierarchy, lots of meetings, company is always concerned about making dividend payments to shareholders

    Advice to Management

    Stop being so corporate and let employees do their jobs

    Emerson Response

    May 8, 2017 – Global Talent Acquistion Team

    Hello, and thank you for your feedback! It is very important to us that our employees are able to maintain a healthy work-life balance, and we’re glad to hear you were able to do so. It is also ... More


  11. "Opportunity"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Emerson full-time

    Pros

    Up to date in Technology
    Career advancement
    Educational support

    Cons

    Slow in Promotion
    Retirement Plan
    Compensation and Benefits equality

    Advice to Management

    Revisit Promotion policy and Retirement plan


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