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KCC Reviews

Updated June 19, 2017
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Mong Ik Chung
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  1. "A huge Korean company run like a much smaller company with direct involvement by managmnet"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Fort Lee, NJ
    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Fort Lee, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Managed by a single Korean Family
    global reach of business
    vertically integrated

    Cons

    Managed by a single Korean Family
    People are constantly churning through, they quickly get burned out
    they have only one upward path through sales

    Advice to Management

    Let R&D rise up rather than transferring to sales where they can easily fail.


  2. "OKay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dodge City, KS
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dodge City, KS
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Easy work good hours okay

    Cons

    low pay, no advancement, no learning

    Advice to Management

    more leadership

  3. "Interesting experience with overseas parent corporation"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Open opportunity to make sales with good base pay

    Cons

    Poor business processes due to S.Korean company using in-country US based sales for the first time.

    Advice to Management

    Allow greater autonomy for overseas sales


  4. "Old company. Old thinking. Old movement."

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Seoul (South Korea)
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Seoul (South Korea)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Stable. Huge Cash. Still big company. Credit rank good. Located in Seoul. Company challenge to be active comapny.

    Cons

    Slow decision especially investment for new business like advanced product but without new product, just domestic business only. No tomorrow.

    Advice to Management

    Too many steps to make decision.


  5. "Assistant chemist"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Chemist
    Current Employee - Assistant Chemist
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Collegue is friendly
    The work is easy
    Work-life is balanced

    Cons

    Not much learning
    Very low salary
    No advancement
    No chance to get to higher position

    Advice to Management

    Be more efficient


  6. "Normal"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Best paint maker in Korea

    Cons

    Company culture is too frozen.


  7. "software engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seoul (South Korea)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seoul (South Korea)

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

    Pros

    You work with people that can mentor you well.

    Cons

    Engineer numbers are limited, you will have over time work.

  8. "Paint sales at KCC"

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Seoul (South Korea)
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Seoul (South Korea)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at KCC (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Coworker in KCC is friendly.

    Cons

    culture of KCC is not good.


  9. "Just a company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at KCC full-time

    Pros

    I worked for 5 years at one of their plants as a full-time manager.
    The salary was fine.... accommodation was given..

    Cons

    the work atmophere and environment were so bad...
    if you wanna make yourself more motivating&challeanging...
    you'd better seek for others


  10. "Developer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer
    Current Employee - Software Developer

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

    Pros

    Good manager and good location

    Cons

    low salary and not many staff


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