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Masonite International Reviews

Updated December 11, 2017
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Frederick J. Lynch
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  • Corporate company, so sometimes there is a disconnect between upper management (in 9 reviews)

  • GBS management is a joke, definitely a good old boys club (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "It's an alright place to work."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    overtime, set schedule, great plant manager.

    Cons

    not much room for advancement, HR not helpful, no one cares about safe work practices. not very organized.


  2. "Area Sales Manager"

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    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Masonite International full-time

    Pros

    Not micro-managed and managers are excellent. Good pay and benefits.

    Cons

    Corporate company, so sometimes there is a disconnect between upper management.

    Advice to Management

    Mentor the employees who wish to stay in the company.

  3. "Electronic technician"

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    Former Employee - Electronics Technician in Laurel, MS
    Former Employee - Electronics Technician in Laurel, MS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Laid back atmosphere. Management easy going

    Cons

    Production and maintenance butt heads on many issues


  4. "Tech Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    decent salary and benefits thats all

    Cons

    management its old fashion don't allow changes


  5. "A company to stay away from"

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    Current Employee - Professional in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Professional in Tampa, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Senior management believes in golden handcuffs

    Cons

    Senior management is out of touch with the business and the HR department is ineffective.

    Advice to Management

    It is time to turn over the c-suite. Many have been in their positions too long and the company has grown beyond their capabilities.


  6. "Good Employee/Life balance in IT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Masonite International full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Tuition assistance, benefits, internal recruiting , comp time and work from home. Always looking to improve processes.

    Cons

    Merit increase, staff turnover, lack of business side decision to required IT departments for projects and lack of resources for backup during vacations.

    Advice to Management

    More communication from business side when it affects IT, increase resources so people do not get burned out and create a goal tree so everyone knows the company's priorities and stop shifting them daily.


  7. "Machine/forklift operator"

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    Current Employee - Machine Operator/Forklift Operator in Kirkwood, NY
    Current Employee - Machine Operator/Forklift Operator in Kirkwood, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good money, a lot of hours!

    Cons

    Last minute not knowing when we’re getting out

  8. "Office and plant staff"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Stockton, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Stockton, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Management willing to work with hours

    Cons

    Favouritism and takes care of the spanish speaking employees.
     New workers are brought on board and give them top dollar pay. Management should be taking care of the hardworking employees whom been with the company long and knows the business.


  9. "Engineering"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Not too many to speak of. Gave me the reason to look for something better. Benefits are good, FSA, short and long term disability.

    Cons

    Company is not very organized, software is archaic. Big egos, the culture is very different, you either fit in or don’t.


  10. "Alot of lies"

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    Former Employee - Shipper
    Former Employee - Shipper
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Long hours meet nice peoole
    Benefits
    3 Breaks a day

    Cons

    Have to go through temp service for more then 90 days and after that you have to go thru another 90 days with masonite yo get benefits.
    Restrooms never cleaned
    Long hours
    No coronation


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