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Exide Technologies Reviews

Updated Sep 11, 2019

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2.8
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41%
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48%
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Exide Technologies CEO Timothy (Tim) D. Vargo (no image)
Timothy (Tim) D. Vargo
11 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good benefits, great schedule(in 19 reviews)

  • "Great Pay, benefits, good people(in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • "The company has unfortunately been in and out of bankruptcy several times over the course of the last decade through the present(in 8 reviews)

  • "The hours the heat the location(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "High praise"

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    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Exide Technologies full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Everything . Especially management

    Cons

    I have no cons ata all

    Advice to Management

    None

    Exide Technologies2019-03-31
  2. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Maintenance Technician in Columbus, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Exide Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work, period.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Advice to Management

    None

    Exide Technologies2019-08-22
  3. "Not an ideal place to work"

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    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Alpharetta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Exide Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The new CEO is great unfortunately everyone else isn’t.

    Cons

    No work life balance You will only be promoted if you’re close to management and not it’s necessarily based on merit

    Exide Technologies2019-09-11
  4. "Very good Pay"

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    Former Employee - Team Leader/Manager in Columbus, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Exide Technologies full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Pay and good bonuses

    Cons

    I have nothing bad to say.

    Exide Technologies2019-06-28
  5. "Quality Manager"

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    Former Employee - Quality Manager in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Exide Technologies full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great corporate support, lots of focus on improving.

    Cons

    Same problems every day with no progress on actual improvement. Plant culture was not good.

    Advice to Management

    Let your people do their jobs and stop micromanaging!

    Exide Technologies2019-07-09
  6. "Good place to work with good pay."

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    Current Employee - Fork Lift Operator 

    I have been working at Exide Technologies full-time

    Pros

    Pay is good and lots of time home

    Cons

    Have to pick up after others alot

    Exide Technologies2019-05-26
  7. "Dead end road"

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    Former Employee - Director 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Exide Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Has good pay for organization

    Cons

    NO corporate direction or Management

    Advice to Management

    Quit hiring VPs that sit and do nothing.

    Exide Technologies2019-06-24
  8. "Great pay then they closed no warning"

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    Former Employee - Machine Operator 

    I worked at Exide Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Overtime is great especially in the summer, pay is great and good benefits

    Cons

    very hot in the summer

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees concerns

    Exide Technologies2019-05-16
  9. "Stay clear.."

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    Former Employee - Executive Assistant to CIO in Alpharetta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Exide Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Close to home. Decent salary. Some nice people to work with

    Cons

    Poor leadership. Terrible culture. Rotating door. No decision making process. First CEO lead with fear and used to yell and cuss at everyone. Fired staff who didn’t agree with him. No solid benefits. No community feel.

    Advice to Management

    Sell to company that is capable of cleaning it up. Stop trusting the HR team you have there.

    Exide Technologies2019-04-20
  10. "Other Company buying out Exide Tehnologies"

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    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Irving, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Exide Technologies full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good pay, benefits and clean trucks

    Cons

    Long working hours at times

    Advice to Management

    Listen more to the field workers

    Exide Technologies2019-03-15
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