Granite Reviews | Glassdoor

Granite Reviews

Updated September 28, 2017
83 reviews

Filter

Filter

Current Employees

3.3
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
(no image)
Mike Adams
0 Ratings

83 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
  • Great local team, benefits package is one of the best I've seen, fantastic work/life balance (in 8 reviews)

  • Good pay depending on your job function (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • no work/life balance, feel obligated to be attached to phone (in 4 reviews)

  • Absolutely NO work/life balance, little chance for advancement (in 4 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Traveling Wind Tech"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Wind Turbine Technician in El Paso, TX
    Current Employee - Wind Turbine Technician in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay, minimal supervision while on the job, small work crews (2-3).

    Cons

    Unforgiving at some sites if one is not a troubleshooting genius.

    Advice to Management

    Pair inexperienced workers (less than 3yrs) with veterans (5+yrs)


  2. "tech"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Granite full-time

    Pros

    working hours nice coworkers

    Cons

    you will be working all the time and be forgotten by the management

  3. "GE is taking over"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Granite full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    great pay, benefits, profit sharing

    Cons

    no work/life balance, feel obligated to be attached to phone. currently merging with GE PS to form a new company, Field Core and there is a lot of uncertainly about the future structure

    Advice to Management

    better communication on company changes, promote work/life balance, more equality and less "good ole boy" network


  4. "Millwright"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Granite full-time

    Pros

    Decent place to start working.

    Cons

    Low pay, lack of work, dishonest.


  5. "Success Story"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Granite full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Flexible work hours, positive employee morale, community involvement program, career path promotions.

    Cons

    Everything can be a priority at times.


  6. "Granite's review"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Quincy, MA
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Quincy, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Granite full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    only the bonuses and extra days off

    Cons

    the working environment is really deceiving, you get paid less for more

    Advice to Management

    take better care of the employees


  7. "Great Stepping Stone"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Greenville, SC
    Current Employee - Analyst in Greenville, SC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    My direct leadership has always been amazing and has helped develop me and grow me in so many ways. They really care about their people.

    Cons

    Upper management needs some work.

    Advice to Management

    A title makes you a manager, people make you a leader.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "turbine mechanic"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Gurgaon in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Gurgaon in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Granite (Less than a year)

    Pros

    One of the best and good company I ever work.... And this company has good standards in all the points of view...

    Cons

    Good experience I gained from granite...

    Advice to Management

    Please be more flexible for employees..


  9. "Schedule"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Ndt Technician in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Ndt Technician in Tampa, FL

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

    Pros

    You get to be home a lot.

    Cons

    They cannot manage the schedule. It changes all the time so its impossible to plan your life.


  10. "Very laid back"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Granite full-time

    Pros

    Good pay to start off

    Cons

    Lots of traveling everywhere anytime

    Advice to Management

    None


Showing 83 of 140 reviews
Reset Filters