Fortive - Former employee | Glassdoor
  1. Helpful (5)

    "Former employee"

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    Former Employee - Production in East Aurora, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fortive full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    There is no shortage of work to be done, most people are fine to work with. Has its motivated moments.

    Cons

    Poor management which is contantly changing , company keeps hiring young inexperienced supervisors with no background that relates to the product built. There is no organization, its a constant mad dash chasing dollars while work load keeps piling up. Experienced workers treated poorly, over worked for little pay and end up leaving leading to heavy hiring of temps to back full with little success. No standard work enforced...

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    Advice to Management

    Consistency and follow through can go a long way.

    Fortive2018-03-26

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  1. "High growth, innovative company with strong fundamentals!"

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    Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Everett, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fortive full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people. They are humble, smart and work hard. This isn't your typical tech firm with people who have egos a mile high. People are willing to role up their sleeves and work hard. Take for example Kirsten the VP of the FBSO. She reports directly to the CEO and could easily be a CEO in her own right. However she isn't afraid to take on small tasks like teaching a class of interns for a day when need be. She is laser...

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    Cons

    Honestly, not very many. Benefits are great. I do wish they would not always run so lean around PDs. It can create stress and conflicting priorities for some folks.

    Advice to Management

    Keep moving into the SaaS area. Really cool to see the growth.

    Fortive2019-06-20
  2. Helpful (4)

    "Odd culture"

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

    I worked at Fortive full-time

    Pros

    Many career opportunities available with various opcos

    Cons

    lack of work life balance - there are no reasonable priorities as everything is expected to get done with minimal resources

    Fortive2019-01-09

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