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Festo Reviews

Updated Oct 5, 2019

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Festo CEO Oliver Jung
Oliver Jung
9 Ratings
  1. "Festo Mason Ohio"

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    Former Employee - SMS Material Handler in Mason, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Festo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Team oriented, great atmosphere, great pay for the job.

    Cons

    Need to cross train employees.

    Advice to Management

    Great management team. Need to cross train more.I really enjoyed my time there.

    Festo2019-09-30
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly in Islandia, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Festo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company. Very friendly coworkers. They send notes for your birthday and the department gets even a cake for you.

    Cons

    A little slow in hiring interns. Follow coworkers reported that they interned for two years before they got a full-time offer.

    Festo2019-06-21
  3. "Sales"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Festo full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment to be in each day

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work.

    Festo2017-01-18
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Payroll and Human Resources Team Administrator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Festo full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent company to work for. Great values and atmosphere to work in.

    Cons

    I have nothing negative to say about Festo.

    Festo2016-03-10
  5. "Great Place to Work"

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     in Hauppauge, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Festo

    Pros

    No micro managing, great colleagues, Excellent vacation and sick time

    Cons

    No cons to advise you of

    Festo2016-02-23
  6. "Machinist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Festo full-time

    Pros

    Worked there for 17 years very good place to work I did very well there

    Cons

    Moved to Ohio and I lost my job

    Festo2016-02-17
  7. "Engineering Intern"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Festo

    Pros

    Passionate engineers. Great Co workers. Challenging and dynamic atmosphere that allows for college graduates to succeed.

    Cons

    Management is often clueless about what to do.

    Advice to Management

    None.

    Festo2015-08-17
  8. "Software Consultant"

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    Software Developer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Festo

    Pros

    Flexible hours and great people. Lifestyle is key, short commute

    Cons

    Less than competitive pay and no mobility upwards.

    Festo2015-04-21
  9. "Not fun but rewarding"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Festo

    Pros

    Nice people, great work environment, and good pay.

    Cons

    Some project would be tedious

    Festo2015-03-05
  10. "Great Internship"

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    Production in Hauppauge, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Festo

    Pros

    The employees and coworkers made for a great time

    Cons

    the work was repetitive but the staff definitely helped lighten up the day

    Festo2015-02-10
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