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"Bright minds around ..."

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Current Employee - Graduate Engineer in Shoreham-by-Sea, England (UK)
Current Employee - Graduate Engineer in Shoreham-by-Sea, England (UK)
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Pros

Complex and diverse projects
Growing
80% Automotive Engineering related projects

Cons

Few opportunities for travelling either in projects or within the company

Other Employee Reviews for Ricardo

  1. Helpful (3)

    "I felt as if i were in the dark."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Development Administrator
    Former Employee - Business Development Administrator

    Pros

    good pay, good benefits, training available

    Cons

    this is an unorganized, unfriendly company

    Advice to Management

    take some classes on working with employees.


  2. Helpful (5)

    "Nice People, poor execution of "One Ricardo" as a global company."

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Designer
    Former Employee - Designer
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people to work with and decent benefits. They do seem to get a variety of work and it does provide opportunities to work on different projects so you are not always going to be designing the same component.

    Cons

    Like anywhere else, management will find their favorites and it can be obvious.
    US leadership has been going through many changes since Dave Shemmans became CEO. His focus seems to be much more on the pocketbooks of the Share Holders than on the Employees who make the company.
    They claim to be "One" global company but the resource sharing between branches doesn't always seem to make sense.
    Annual reviews aren't very annual...
    You can provide your input though it doesn't always feel like its heard.

    Advice to Management

    If your employees aren't the ones responsible for accurately quoting and bidding on work, don't make them feel responsible when it was obviously underbid and budgets run tight, when they are simply trying to get the work done.
    Don't force your people to push out S*#! work just to meet an unrealistic deadline.


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