KUKA Robotics Reviews

Updated May 8, 2020

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3.3
47%
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76%
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KUKA Robotics CEO Manfred Gundel (no image)
Manfred Gundel
19 Ratings
Pros
  • "gt; Provide automation to almost every sector like medical, automotive etc(in 3 reviews)

  • "Employee appreciation events, mostly good hard working employees(in 2 reviews)

Cons
  • "Poor Management, 4 Presidents in 8 years, Directors of Sales do not respond to issues(in 3 reviews)

  • "everything is so slow, not much work to do, easy to get bored, the salary for entrant developers is low(in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at KUKA Robotics full-time

    Pros

    Environment to really open your exposure to lots of different experiences

    Cons

    Can be difficult to find direction

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Was very promising"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at KUKA Robotics full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Their robots are used all over the world and in many different industries.

    Cons

    They want to innovate but can't get out of their own way. The desire is there but they have forgotten how to go beyond planning the planning stages.

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "Opportunities at KUKA Robotics"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Sterling Heights, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at KUKA Robotics full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great Product, Great Training, Great Product support

    Cons

    Poor Management, 4 Presidents in 8 years, Directors of Sales do not respond to issues

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  4. "Business conduct guidelines? Yeah right"

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Joining Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at KUKA Robotics full-time

    Pros

    Employee appreciation events, mostly good hard working employees

    Cons

    Laid off even though you may have more business experience than others on your team with less than a year of professional experience. Company doesn't abide by business conduct guidelines, no professionalism on what should be discussed at work and what shouldn't.

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  5. "Welder"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Welder/Fabricator in Toledo, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at KUKA Robotics for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Everything was amazing here clean

    Cons

    Nothing great pay and benefits

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  6. "class 1 electrician"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electrician in Sterling Heights, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at KUKA Robotics full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great company to work for a positive place to build a better life and become a better electrician

    Cons

    not really any. I like to work and a challenge

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  7. "Fantastic pay. Get burnt out from being on the road constantly. Excellent training."

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Service Engineer in Shelby Township, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at KUKA Robotics full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A great group of coworkers in Michigan $$$$$$$$$ Learning new age technology of robotics Employee appreciation- random bonuses, takes the service group out to bowling or something annually actually listens and corrects issues within the company

    Cons

    Tons of phone calls and emails while on vacation 401k match isn’t that great Travel like 90% of the time

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  8. "KUKA is not German company after China took it over"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at KUKA Robotics full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    KUKA is one of main player of Industry 4.0 and robotics

    Cons

    KUKA Robotics took too many people from ABB...KUKA Robotics become ABB2.0

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  9. Helpful (5)

    "Stepping stone, not a career move"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Service Engineer in Shelby Township, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at KUKA Robotics full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay is good, plenty of travel (if you're into that), company provided training

    Cons

    Poor management, no room for advancement if you're good at your job, decent insurance is way too expensive considering the size of the company, no company credit card for travel

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  10. "Kuka"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Warren, MI

    I worked at KUKA Robotics full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It normally has constant work.

    Cons

    Older building, outdated, kind of dirty

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