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Ford Motor Company Reviews

Updated December 12, 2017
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Pros
  • brilliant work life balance; lots of opportunities to grow (in 346 reviews)

  • good pay and benefits laid back (in 63 reviews)

Cons
  • No true work life balance when left in the hands of 2nd level department managers (in 72 reviews)

  • Stressful work environment, long hours (in 116 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Ford Motor Company is a Great Place to Work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dearborn, MI
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dearborn, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Diverse, Educational, Developmental, Forward Thinking, Great Communications across the Enterprise,Good Salary and Benefits, Work Life Balance.
    The Company is moving in the right direction, at the right time, for automotive manufacturing in the United States and globally. Great people to work with, engaging and a friendly culture

    Cons

    Size can negatively impact quick successes, can be a cyclical business

    Advice to Management

    Be sure to have the right people in the right leadership roles to ensure employee satisfaction and engagement.


  2. "Good Company"

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

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, good life-work balance and good work team

    Cons

    HR need to improve the recruiting filters

    Advice to Management

    We need younger teams with new ideas.

  3. "Sales"

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

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits are potentionally there

    Cons

    Long hours in consistent pay. Plus Holliday’s are usually blacked out


  4. "Great Benefits"

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    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Dearborn, MI
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Dearborn, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits package, mature company / culture

    Cons

    Advancement opportunities, slow to grow


  5. "skillset built ford tough"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    good pay ,family strong, well trained staff

    Cons

    political place to work at times


  6. "Culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Great opportunities and vision for the future of Mobility

    Cons

    Risk adverse and conservative attitude inhibit progress


  7. "Nice place to work at"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good coworkers, bad cafeteria, nice environment

    Cons

    there was nothing bad to write

  8. "Team leader"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment and workers

    Cons

    Communication can sometimes be a problem


  9. "Ford life"

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    Current Employee - Supplier Manufacturing Specialist in Dearborn, MI
    Current Employee - Supplier Manufacturing Specialist in Dearborn, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work, good benefits, good opportunities. Well run group I work in, MP&L. Kept informed by management about direction of company. Have ability to plan my own schedule.

    Cons

    May have to pack up and head to supplier, but that is the nature of my position. Pay could be adjusted better to go along with position and responsibility.

    Advice to Management

    Keep people updated on the direction of the company, provide better opportunity for advancement within Ford and allow people to move to different groups if they have the ability


  10. "Injured without compensation"

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    Former Employee - Product Technician in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Product Technician in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    benifits bonus hard work makes you fit.

    Cons

    union and company policies leave injured workers without fair compensation


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