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General Atomics Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Jan 21, 2021

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3.8
73%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
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General Atomics Chairman and CEO Neal Blue
Neal Blue
480 Ratings
Pros
  • "9/80 work schedule (every other friday off)(in 105 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and pay- could retire well after a career here(in 82 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "exceptional nepotism from retired military with hiring on their friends despite qualifications(in 28 reviews)

  • "Upper management not in tune with necessary changes needed at lower tiers(in 22 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company!

      Jan 21, 2021 - Project Administrator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits, competitive pay, great company culture

      Cons

      No cons that i can pinpoint about overall company

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      A good long-term career

      Dec 17, 2020 - Electronics Technician in Poway, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and pay- could retire well after a career here

      Cons

      Very beurocratic- everything works at a snails pace

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      1 person found this review helpful
    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      General Atomics Internship

      Dec 29, 2020 - Intern in Grand Forks, ND
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Wonderful working atmosphere, kind employees, great benefits, wonderful pay

      Cons

      The winters in Grand Forks can be harsh

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good benefits

      Dec 14, 2020 - Cable Technician 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, Cal time, pension

      Cons

      Poor upward mobility, management seems fake and uninterested

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      1 person found this review helpful
    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      love working for general atomics

      Nov 30, 2020 - Any in Salt Lake City, UT
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      great benefits , 401k and pension plan great vacation plan

      Cons

      just did a lay off in 2020 and hiring freeze

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good company to work for

      Sep 11, 2020 - Integration Technician in Palmdale, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good company overall to work for great benefits package pay is decent

      Cons

      Management is reluctant to promote in some departments

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great Company

      Aug 31, 2020 - Purchasing Manager in Poway, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great Company with great benefits

      Cons

      Unfortunate recent layoffs, have affected morale

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      nonnonon

      Jul 5, 2020 - Eng V in Rancho Bernardo, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, and highly skilled engineers

      Cons

      Upper management isn't great and encourages decreased productivity

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      1 person found this review helpful
    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      GA is great but turbulent times ahead

      Sep 10, 2020 - Software Developer II in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good people Interesting projects Great benefits (401k + pension)

      Cons

      Slow in terms of change Lots of beuacratic hoops Less than average base pay Slow to promote (not all groups) Low contract win rate

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Stability

      Mar 23, 2020 - Process Improvement Lead in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      General Atomics Aeronautical Systems is a great company to work for. As many in the aerospace & defense industry segment, they do have much more demand than capacity. Well structured business processes, and great benefits

      Cons

      Implementing new processes, and/or ideas could be difficult due to the many layers than need to be informed, and vetted

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