Kaiser Aluminum - Fantastic job for the short term with limited potential for advancement | Glassdoor
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"Fantastic job for the short term with limited potential for advancement"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in City of Spokane Valley, WA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in City of Spokane Valley, WA
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Great benifits
Solid 401k choices
Stable hours
Great stores and work order systems that help ensure access to needed supplies and materials

Cons

No performance reviews
Very little communication regarding future plans
Little to no professional training
Discipline attitudes focus on catching people screwing up vs. preventing people from making mistakes

Advice to Management

Reinstate slaried employee performance reviews

Focus less on adding administrative controls when problems are discovered and focus more on root causes

Provide opportunities to pursue professional education

Other Employee Reviews for Kaiser Aluminum

  1. "Maintenance Planner"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Planner & Scheduler in London, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Maintenance Planner & Scheduler in London, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to learn.
    Overtime open any time

    Cons

    No guidance from management
    Plant level and corporate are not on the same page for what they want out of lower management

    Advice to Management

    Please provide guidance for new employees.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Awesome work experience"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Manufacturing plants provde good benefits and bonus program. My location utilizes a team-oriented approach. Great hiring process. Extremely skilled and stable workforce

    Cons

    Senior staff is slow to make decisions. Corporate office is reluctant to embrace new technologies and change. Decision making at the plants is too restricted by the corporate office.

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