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Komatsu Reviews

Updated October 25, 2016
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  1. "Great Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Strategic Partner Business Manager in Columbus, IN
    Current Employee - Strategic Partner Business Manager in Columbus, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Komatsu (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Diversified;
    Take the risk on the employees and encourage them to take challenges and explorations in new areas;

    Cons

    Located in a small town in mid-west


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    ".Net Developer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Laid back, Location and Easy going

    Cons

    Racist, no career growth, old technologies


  3. "One of the best careers in the USA"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shop Clerk in Peoria, IL
    Current Employee - Shop Clerk in Peoria, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great Pay People Awesome Benifits

    Cons

    Not on the desired shift

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the communication


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    "Japanese Vision"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Peoria, IL
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Peoria, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Komatsu full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Quick career development and small staff (more opportunities)

    Cons

    Japanese only get to travel for International Assignments


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Manufacturing"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chattanooga, TN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chattanooga, TN
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    People, community, quality of the product

    Cons

    Leadership direction, poor review system


  7. "Good company to work for"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The people and benefits are great! There are opportunities to advance, just have to be patient.

    Cons

    Construction business is linked to the housing market so if the Housing tanks, so will a lot of jobs in this industry.


  8. "Intern"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Intern
    Former Employee - Intern
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Komatsu (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Everyone is extremely helpful, great company culture and the people are very friendly. The manufacturing floor is truly impressive and the open office environment is a joy to work in.

    Cons

    No downsides that i can think of


  9. "Mechanical Tradesperson"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technician in Maitland, New South Wales (Australia)
    Former Employee - Technician in Maitland, New South Wales (Australia)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Komatsu full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good roster, not forced to do overtime or weekends. Good atmosphere to work in amongst other crew members. Breath test each day kept out the drunks and ensured all people were fit for work

    Cons

    Being lied to by managers and "leaders". Below average pay rates for the Hunter Valley area. Poor availability of parts and resources. Generally not supported well.

    Advice to Management

    Employee leaders and managers who genuinely care and want to do the job.


  10. "Good company...difficult market"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Supply Chain Manager in Este (Italy)
    Current Employee - Senior Supply Chain Manager in Este (Italy)

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

    Pros

    Working with Japanese people is always a challange both professional and personal. You have chance to learn many things and get used to see facts from different perspective.

    Cons

    European market is pretty stagnant and limited career opportunities are offered


  11. "Very good employer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good salary reviews, interesting work, good opportunities

    Cons

    Japanese are sometimes more closed then europeans expect..



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