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"Good plate to work"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Middle Manager in Peru, IL
Current Employee - Middle Manager in Peru, IL
Recommends

Pros

Competitive Pay
Challenging career
Great safety record

Cons

Benefits are terrible, health insurance is a joke

Other Employee Reviews for Carus

  1. "Good Place to Intern for Summer"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Carus as an intern

    Pros

    Many hands-on projects, flexible work hours, great people

    Cons

    Location isn't the best place to live... Not much to do around the area.


  2. "Affiliate"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Affiliate in Peru, IL
    Former Employee - Affiliate in Peru, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    -- Small company, <350 employees
    -- 30-40% of non- manufacturing workers are female, some in executive roles
    -- Female plant manager

    Cons

    - Privately held
    - Same base product for 100+ years, potassium permanganate
    - Old manufacturing facility
    - literally only a couple of racially diverse employees
    - prices higher than competitors
    - HQ (Peru, IL) is in the boonies

    Advice to Management

    Modernize your management, human resources, hiring, manufacturing, sales, marketing and strategic practices.

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