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"Great company to work for..."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Engineer in Metamora, OH
Current Employee - Engineer in Metamora, OH
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

The benefits are great! Salary is above average. Lots of great people to work with. Good upper and middle management. Nearby Sylvania is nice place to live. Vacation is easy to schedule. Sick time is on the honor system. Safety is really good here.

Cons

Metamora is out in the cornfields and closest big city is Toledo. Sylvania is really nice but taxes are high.

Advice to Management

Some enthusiasm from management would be nice.

Other Employee Reviews for Parker Hannifin

  1. Helpful (5)

    "One of the worst professional experiences of my life"

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Test Engineer in Irvine, CA
    Former Employee - Test Engineer in Irvine, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Parker Hannifin full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pay is competitive, treatment of employees by policies of their organizational structure leaves much to be desired. They have the profit to treat their employees with some semblance of respect but they don't and won't.

    Parker is a fluid-mechanical-actuator type company but in recent years has been breaking into the aviation industry with fledgling electronic flight control systems and other electronics, well designed and built in India, in the current trend of capitalizing on foreign engineering talent and taking advantage to the point of abuse of personnel on h1b visas, but bungled in the marketing, technical customer support and support to aviation authorities.

    Cons

    The most common complaint at Parker Hannifin is Labor Relations, and I experienced it first hand in Irvine - it is critically bad.

    Parker is trying to use its fluid mechanical manufacturing production model on electronics engineering and it's a train wreck; it doesn't know enough about electronics yet, especially for the aviation industry it pursues.

    Advice to Management

    Get a handle on your labor and customer relations


  2. "Parker"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Planning and Control Analyst in Irvine, CA
    Current Employee - Project Planning and Control Analyst in Irvine, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good People, Everyone gets along. Need more robust Policies & Procedures

    Cons

    Management need to be more involved in the day to day activities of its personal

    Advice to Management

    Follow PMBOK

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