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Mercury Marine Reviews

Updated Sep 5, 2019

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Found 99 reviews

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Mercury Marine CEO John Pfeifer (no image)
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37 Ratings
Pros
  • "Mercury had both helpful employees and a friendly work environment(in 6 reviews)

  • "This was a great company to build experience at(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Relatively poor pay (enough to live off in Fond du Lac, WI, but not competitive with other co-op opportunities)(in 10 reviews)

  • "Limited social opportunities in Fond du Lac for non-locals(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Mercury Marine job review"

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    Current Employee - Trimmer in Fond du Lac, WI
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercury Marine full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great part and good benefits

    Cons

    It can be hard to get to first shift. Boat motor are a luxury item so work is dependent on the economy.

    Mercury Marine2019-09-05
  2. "acceptable working experience"

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    Former Employee - Engineer 

    I worked at Mercury Marine full-time

    Pros

    summer working hours let you work on Friday

    Cons

    management is controlling everything. around

    Mercury Marine2019-08-20
  3. "Co-op Pay"

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    Former Employee - Engineering Co-Op in Fond du Lac, WI

    I worked at Mercury Marine full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexiable hours, good work life balance, descent pay

    Cons

    Can be lost for a while without a mentor or manager.

    Mercury Marine2019-07-11
  4. "HARD WORK"

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    Current Employee - ICT III in Fond du Lac, WI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mercury Marine full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for the labor.

    Cons

    Rare opportunities for advancement despite accomplishments.

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    Mercury Marine2019-07-05
  5. "Good for brains but no brains"

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    Current Employee - ICT III in Fond du Lac, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercury Marine full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It’s a job that’s consistent. You won’t need a gym anymore. There’s lots of overtime available. You can boast your own music.

    Cons

    It’s union. Doesn’t matter how good you are. You make what the wage rate says you make.

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    Mercury Marine2019-05-24
  6. "Great Place to Work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Mercury Marine full-time

    Pros

    Great Teamwork and built strong relationships

    Cons

    worked a lot of hours

    Mercury Marine2019-05-10
  7. "Excellent work environment, great benefits, good pay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fond du Lac, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercury Marine full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Push for professional growth Culture ideal for family time Benefits coverage is above average Bonuses and profit sharing Decent pay - great for the area, but could be better as a competitive company

    Cons

    Business units are not always aligned Multiple decentralized systems/processes Can be stuck in “old ways” Mid-to-Late Adopter of innovation

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    Mercury Marine2019-05-04
  8. "Best Company in the Midwest"

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    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Fond du Lac, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercury Marine full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Fantastic people, extremely smart and passionate about their careers. Great product and industry to work with everyday.

    Cons

    It gets chilly in the winter time in Wisconsin!

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    Mercury Marine2019-04-16
  9. "Trade Compliance Specialist"

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    Trade Compliance Specialist in Fond du Lac, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercury Marine

    Pros

    growth opportunity and project focus

    Cons

    not so easy to create lasting relationships with coworkers

    Mercury Marine2019-03-29
  10. "Good Company, great People"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mercury Marine full-time

    Pros

    Flexible work environment Passion for customers Product quality is focus

    Cons

    Keeping up with consumer demand can be challenging (good problem to have)

    Mercury Marine2019-01-01
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