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Johnson Controls CEO George Oliver
George Oliver
351 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good Work Life Balance can be maintained if a person can handle the workload , flexible work from home facilities are also available in certain cases(in 93 reviews)

  • "Pay and Benefits as well as Work environment(in 44 reviews)

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  1. "Complete plant management, cost, quality, safety and Financial results"

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    Current Employee - Plant Manager in Saint Joseph, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Good Company, Good Benefits

    Cons

    Borucracy to solve problems and criativity by huge structure os report

  2. "Excellent Opportunities for the fresher"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    As a fresher I had great opportunity learning more about the new product launches.

    Cons

    Too much politics at the higher level

  3. "I worked in this company for 2 years."

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    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineer 

    I worked at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    It is great company for sure

    Cons

    Some times can be boring

  4. "Challenging times"

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    Former Employee - Research Director in Plymouth, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Flexibility for work-life balance.

    Cons

    Leadership is changing constantly making it difficult to understand priorities.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on your employees

  5. Helpful (5)

    "Good benefits, poor direction management"

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

    I have been working at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Vacation, 401 k match, culture

    Cons

    Executive management lacks clear direction and consistency. Recently they have been cutting back on benefits and postponing raises and promotions.

    Advice to Management

    Shareholders are not your best asset, your employees are. You should pay and reward them for their experience and work.

  6. "Inventory control"

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    Current Employee - Inventory Control, Shipping & Receiving in Lubbock, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Controls part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    I get to deal with numbers and some degree of data entry and, get physical exercise.

    Cons

    Some long exhaustive hours, not enough coffee.

    Advice to Management

    Always strive for continuous excellence.

  7. "Vibrational energy specialist"

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    Former Employee - A, _book Steam Fitter/Instrumentation and Calibration in King of Prussia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    All around great company as big as the are its like a well oiled machinery are not just a employee number, you once accepted after 90 day probation . Everyone is like family, if you need something , anything ask for it and it's yours if it's pertaining to your work.if you have issues in your personal life talk to your coordinator and they will be attentive to your concerns. ,thanks Bill Belamy. Your number 1

    Cons

    My truck was brand new, they purchased all the tools that I needed everything that the union handbook said I needed and more, provided all equipment for a home office for my convience, you need to be a team player...

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you do. Bravo management from every state is great.

  8. "Formation , COS , Pasting & Shipping"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kernersville, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Last time I worked was in 05 , it had Great pay and benefits . I’m sure it has changed but I worked there for 20 yrs and I hated to go .

    Cons

    Very stressful at times , I worked in alot of lead and in the formation area which had Acid fumes and burns .

    Advice to Management

    I’d like to have a better understanding between management and employees. It seemed as far as they wanted to mingle was to the levels of supervisors. Come on down more to us little pple .

  9. "JCI or "Die"?"

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    Current Employee - Core Commercial Sales Representative in Omaha, NE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Controls full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Ability to sell or 'cross-sell' numerous solutions under one company.

    Cons

    The inability to hire qualified leaders to support new staff. Terrible internal customer service support. There is very little follow through on problem solving and where to find answers.

    Advice to Management

    Management must know the product and be able to train and support new hires in every aspect of their job. AND must have a billing specialist/admin in each office.

  10. "Big company with decent benefits"

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    Current Employee - Drafter II in York, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Controls full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Great pay, lots of time off both as vacation and holidays, friendly coworkers

    Cons

    Communication between departments is not great. It's hard to tell who you need to talk to or where you need to look if you have a problem

    Advice to Management

    Hire better (more knowledgeable) HR representatives and provide more training to new employees.

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