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Enercon Reviews

Updated June 8, 2018
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Enercon Geschäftsführer Hans-Dieter Kettwig
Hans-Dieter Kettwig
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Pros
  • "I love the work life balance in the company I get to spend a lot more time with my family" (in 4 reviews)

  • "Pay on time and flexible on vacation" (in 2 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work-Life Balance schwankt zwischen sehr gut und schwierig je nach eigenem Anspruch und Abteilung" (in 4 reviews)

  • "Denn durch bessere Leute wird das Unternehmen besser und somit profitabler" (in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (4)

    "Mechanical Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Enercon full-time

    Pros

    Some flexibility in work schedule, pay is always on time

    Cons

    Management needs some work, sometimes lacking communication

    Advice to Management

    Evaluations need work


  2. Helpful (1)

    "They don't care about their employees"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sacramento, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sacramento, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Enercon full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Most of the people I worked with at Enercon were great.

    Cons

    This company doesn't care about their employees, they pay way less than average (which in my experience is typical for out of state employees who have offices in CA), and there is very little room for professional growth, especially for administrative staff.

  3. "Good Place to work but limited growth"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Enercon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nice to place to work with good leadership
    Employee owned

    Cons

    Fear/apprehension to technology
    Non-engineering roles have little to no upward mobility


  4. "International"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Enercon (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Paid on time and the proper amounts

    Cons

    On-boarding and local management left much to be desired

    Advice to Management

    Hire management to mange, not have a job and manage people on the side!


  5. "Management"

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    Current Employee - Management in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Management in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Enercon full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great learning opportunities, incredible ability to direct large resources early in your career

    Cons

    Not enough value on individuals. Policies don't recognize the realities of the modern workplace

    Advice to Management

    Look for ways to let the staff express themselves more within the context of their work.


  6. "Sales"

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    Current Employee - Sales in Rome (Italy)
    Current Employee - Sales in Rome (Italy)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Not so deep hierarchy, jobsafe company

    Cons

    Salaries low. No bonus. Poor coordinaton and response time. Poor qualified senior managers. No private insurance


  7. "Electrical technician"

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    Current Employee - Journeyman Electrician in Niagara Falls, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Journeyman Electrician in Niagara Falls, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible schedule
    Opportunity for overtime
    Opportunity to travel
    Relaxed environment as long as the work gets done at the end of the day everyone is happy
    Family oriented on the technician side
    Pay is fair in the area where you work

    Cons

    Turn over rate in management makes it confusing sometimes because when you call them it could be someone you never met before

    Advice to Management

    Talk to and work with the technicians more. It has improved over the years and will keep getting better I hope because we are the ones fixing the machines

  8. "Enercon is a great company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A great company with many strong professional employees

    Cons

    Few opportunity to grow inside company

    Advice to Management

    to be more flexible regarding the possibility of new projects


  9. "ENERCON = Work-Life-Balance!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Enercon full-time

    Pros

    I love the work life balance in the company I get to spend a lot more time with my family.
    You have the freedom to be innovative in my working environment.
    Management is flexible when taking leave
    No micro-management, you are responsible for your job
    Enercon is open to new Ideas

    Cons

    Social life culture is a bit difficult, employee culture needs a boost.

    Advice to Management

    Management need to take action on the things they plan. A lot can be achieved quicker by following through by taking action.


  10. "Exciting opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Enercon full-time

    Pros

    Very good and innovative company, great products with forward-thinking ideas and business model

    Cons

    Pay rate was not commensurate to experience and requirements of the position

    Advice to Management

    High level and experienced professionals need to be paid as such


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