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Haas Automation Reviews

Updated May 12, 2018
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Gene F. Haas
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Pros
  • Fast pace, good pay, modern facility, bonus, easy to communicate with employees, challenging and busy for most parts (in 5 reviews)

  • Great benefits package, Good pay, Good compensation, Bonuses, Plenty of work, Challenging assignments, High company standards (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • The owner who was recently in prison sets the undesirable work environment (in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oxnard, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oxnard, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Haas Automation full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    All anyone would want in a company

    Cons

    Absolutely no negative comments. Always admired the company. Even after having been laid off, I still speak very highly of the company at every opportunity.

    Advice to Management

    Don't change management style.


  2. Helpful (3)

    "Life is hard working at Haas."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oxnard Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oxnard Beach, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Haas Automation full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Bonus plan and decent benefits

    Cons

    Many managers with huge ego's. The electrical/software engineering department is hard to work in.

    Advice to Management

    Get some leadership training.

  3. "Sales Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Haas Automation full-time

    Pros

    Free to grow your territory as you see fit; no micromanaging.

    Cons

    Service issues are constant and never addressed.

    Advice to Management

    Quit cutting of your moneymakers (salespeople) by putting them in impossible situations service wise.


  4. "cnc machinist 3"

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    Current Employee - CNC Machinist in Oxnard, CA
    Current Employee - CNC Machinist in Oxnard, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    money is good, free lunch once a month

    Cons

    dirty cramped shop, nepotism, management style,health care benefits super expensive,have you seen the movie "Get Out"?


  5. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Technical Supervisor in Oxnard, CA
    Current Employee - Technical Supervisor in Oxnard, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great learning oportunities.
    Minimal politics.
    People here genuinely want to make a good product.

    Cons

    Really none. A lot of changes in management has happened in the electrical and software departmemts recently and life improved with them.

    Advice to Management

    None.


  6. "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oxnard, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oxnard, CA

    I worked at Haas Automation full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, Updated technology, big company

    Cons

    Stress, very demanding, lots of lay offs


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Iffy"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Haas Automation full-time

    Pros

    Nice people, interesting product, great company history

    Cons

    Not as exciting as I thought it would be when I started

    Advice to Management

    Give more variety to workers, especially engineers.

  8. "great company that has grown throughout the years"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    friendly workers, a lot of help, work to make you happy

    Cons

    must walk to different building that are pretty far


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Overall it's a pretty good job if you don't mind getting a little dirty."

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    Current Employee - Haas Service Technician in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Haas Service Technician in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Get to travel around and work on machines that are cutting edge technology.

    Cons

    Have to be away from home a good bit, you get dirtt


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Management is harsh."

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    Former Employee - Engineer I in Oxnard, CA
    Former Employee - Engineer I in Oxnard, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Haas Automation full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Looks good on your resume to work for the largest CNC provider in the world. Free lunches and great co-workers.

    Cons

    Management says very insulting things that they shouldn't. There's no need for it and it didn't help me to be more productive.

    Advice to Management

    Avoid lawsuits by using more creative speech.


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