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Updated Nov 14, 2022

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Found 202 of over 259 reviews
3.6
61% Recommend to a Friend
74% Approve of CEO

Found 158 of over 259 reviews

3.6
61%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
Approve of CEO
Kautex President & CEO Joerg Rautenstrauch (no image)
Joerg Rautenstrauch
64 Ratings

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Engineers

    Jul 31, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    very good experience for interview

    Cons

    really tough environment and hardworking

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great place to work

    Nov 1, 2022 - Human Resources Specialist (HR Specialist) in Troy, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Lots of room for advancement and internal movement Allows for autonomy and ownership of work

    Cons

    Busy industry and wide work scope which can be a pro but can also be a con as sometimes you have a lot of responsibility

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Good company to work with

    Nov 8, 2022 - Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good culture, good people and technology

    Cons

    Very fast paced changing environment

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  5. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Not the best

    Oct 29, 2022 - Senior Quality Engineer in Lavonia, GA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The Salary is very competitive

    Cons

    1. Because of lack of business they tried to save money doing things that does not make sense, example turning off the lights in offices at certain time, not daily cleaning in offices 2.Too much work 3. Micro Management 4.no appreciation to employees 5.old building 6.dirty offices 7.no budget to execute good ideas Toxic environment

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  6. 3.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Easy Work with some issues

    Oct 6, 2022 - Team Member 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    pays decent optional and mandatory overtime sometimes work is basically just repetition 3 breaks 2,15 minute and 1, 25 minute paid for.

    Cons

    lack of supplies means alot of down time in which your basically just cleaning for hours in the summer it can get really hot depending where you live sometimes mandatory weekends or 1 or 2, 12 hour shifts a week. very strict behavioural tolerance known to fire for the most minor offenses

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  7. 3.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Quality

    Oct 17, 2022 - Quality Engineer in Lavonia, GA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    They have some great employees who have been their for years and have great company and part knowledge.

    Cons

    Quality systems and controls have not been maintained and are not effective resulting is excessive complaints and defects.

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  8. 1.0
    Current Employee

    Company sucks

    Nov 14, 2022 - Product Development Engineer in Troy, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Cool product and opportunities to travel.

    Cons

    Company culture sucks and lack significant diversity

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Ok

    Sep 16, 2022 - Machine Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    If you’re there to work and get the paycheck, there are lots of overtime.

    Cons

    Once you’re there, there’s no life outside of work. Say bye to your weekends.

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Process Technician review

    Oct 18, 2022 - Process Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Opportunities to learn and grow

    Cons

    Not much time for family.

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  11. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Salary

    Oct 6, 2022 - Sales Manager in Troy, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good Team and Good Company

    Cons

    Approval process is too long.

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Kautex has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 259 reviews left anonymously by employees. 61% of employees would recommend working at Kautex to a friend and 40% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Kautex employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.7 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Kautex. This rating has improved by 5% over the last 12 months.

61% of Kautex employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Kautex 3.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Kautex to be benefits, coworkers, career development and the cons to be senior leadership, culture, management.

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