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"Great place to work for self starter"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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Approves of CEO

Pros

tremendous opportunity to contribute in a streamlined organization
lean staffing allows employees to "wear a lot of hats"
learn by doing

Cons

smaller petrochemical company may offer less opportunities for advancement
lack of well defined program for personnel development
lean staffing requires flexibility from employees

Advice to Management

continue to invest in personnel development to attract and maintain the highest quality individuals
lean staffing requires more investment in people, not less

Other Employee Reviews for Westlake Chemical

  1. "Interning at Westlake in Longview"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Westlake Chemical as an intern

    Pros

    Worked 9/80s, so I had every other Friday off was great.
    Got alot of good experience as an engineer.
    Learned alot about how things actually work in real world.

    Cons

    Didn't get to see all projects through to completion.

    Advice to Management

    Have short span projects planned for the interns.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Vibration analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Maintenance Technician, Vibration Analyst in Sulphur, LA
    Former Employee - Maintenance Technician, Vibration Analyst in Sulphur, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Westlake Chemical full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Very clean, good pay and bonuses

    Cons

    Management tends to overload employee and does not get help or listens to employee about this overload problem

    Advice to Management

    Get employees help before someone, especially the older employees, get hurt

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