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Updated December 10, 2017
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Senior lead Designer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Lead Designer in Warren, MI
    Current Employee - Senior Lead Designer in Warren, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    stable, good people, great life/work balance

    Cons

    Slow, too many layers, decision making takes forever,

    Advice to Management

    Decisions need to be made sooner and you should stick to the decisions you make, Loose the layers, too many managers slowing down the process.


  2. "developer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chandler, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chandler, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good working environment, and good job balance

    Cons

    not current technology and skills

    Advice to Management

    encourage employee

  3. "General Motors from an engineers perspective"

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    Current Employee - Group Engineering Manager in Pontiac, MI
    Current Employee - Group Engineering Manager in Pontiac, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Safety, intrgrety and trust are corner stones to GM. Hard work and leadership skills get noticed.

    Cons

    We need to move faster doing more of what is working and get out of things which aren't working for us.

    Advice to Management

    Keep looking for disruptive tech so we can lead, while keeping the core business strong and focused on the best vechicles.


  4. "great job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at General Motors full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great pay and great benefits

    Cons

    none that I can think of


  5. "engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Warren, MI
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Warren, MI

    I worked at General Motors full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    great work life balance overall

    Cons

    career growth, work environment, work location


  6. "Hire the temps!"

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    Current Employee - Team Leader in Romulus, MI
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Romulus, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Benifits, new skill set, great pay, holiday pay, enthusiasm amoungst the teams.

    Cons

    Managment is manipulative if you dont have their favor. Team lead elections are popularity based and supervisors will move people around to different teams to help canidates they favor. If you are a temp, you walk on eggshells.

    Advice to Management

    Hire the temps! Quick acting like new hired will bankrupt this multimillion dollar compny!


  7. "Labor job"

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    Current Employee - Service Person in Lockport, NY
    Current Employee - Service Person in Lockport, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Easy job once you get the hang of it

    Cons

    Swing shift and labor intensive

  8. "Business Analyst III"

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    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Flint, MI
    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Flint, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Motors (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    All is the nest at GM

    Cons

    No cons to report about GM

    Advice to Management

    No advice to provide GM Management


  9. Helpful (1)

    "IT Manager"

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    Former Employee - IT Manager in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - IT Manager in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Motors full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunities to work with cutting edge technologies. Insourced model is unique in an outsourced world.

    Cons

    Career growth limited if not part of IT inner circle

    Advice to Management

    Treat all IT members equally, and allow for career movement and promotion.


  10. "Former employee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at General Motors full-time

    Pros

    Some great benefits were profit sharing and the medical benefits

    Cons

    Management in my opinion played favorites


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