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Messier-Bugatti-Dowty Reviews

Updated Oct 18, 2019

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Messier-Bugatti-Dowty CEO Vincent Mascré
Vincent Mascré
11 Ratings
Pros
  • "Horaires de travail ( plages fixes et variables ) qui permet d'avoir une vraie vie apr(in 7 reviews)

  • "There is a great work environment and the engineers I worked with were very friendly and helpful(in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "Machine shops are like being back in the 60s and everything is about production and head count(in 2 reviews)

  • "(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Great Intern experience"

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    Former Employee - Intern 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Interesting projects and good work environment within the company

    Cons

    Takes time to implement new ideas and methods.

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2014-07-15
  2. "Good Company / Opprtunities"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time

    Pros

    Interesting programs, good opportunities including international travel / experience (if desired).

    Cons

    French ownership. Frequent reorganization. Site management not in control of their own destiny.

    Advice to Management

    International nature of the organization should be reflected in top level management team - not just French.

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2017-09-14
  3. "Great corporate job"

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    Controller in Walton, KY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty

    Pros

    Lots of good benefits and perks, great salary

    Cons

    You are just a number, typical corporate environment.

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2016-08-04
  4. Helpful (2)

    "Insufferable Management"

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     in Walton, KY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty

    Pros

    Location, compensation, and Medical benefits.

    Cons

    Hostile working environment. No support from management nor HR.

    Advice to Management

    Quit.

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2016-03-19
  5. "Solid place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good people Exciting job as a whole Very technical in nature Good customer service mindset Global company

    Cons

    Cold in Canada! Not as well connected to the home office as other offices Advancements only if you move overseas

    Advice to Management

    Encourage more advancement opportunities

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2014-11-07
  6. "Very good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time

    Pros

    International company France Canada USA

    Cons

    I can't find a negative.

    Advice to Management

    Very good

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2014-01-05
  7. "Safran Messier Dowty - it's ok."

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    Former Employee - Stress Engineer in Everett, WA
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    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    work place environment, flexibility, pay is ok. benefits are good.

    Cons

    little advancement potential, poor management, pay could be better.

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2012-09-24
  8. "Nice people, but limited scope and budget"

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    Former Employee - Infrastructure Architect 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly helpful people. Plenty of varied work to keep you busy and interested. Clock in and out means work to the minute only & Friday afternoons off.

    Cons

    Union dictated pay rises and bonuses - no account for individual performance. Limited training budget and virtually no career progression.

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2019-10-18
  9. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time

    Pros

    great place to work and free food

    Cons

    working at Bugatti, can;t think of any...

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2019-08-30
  10. "Good product, not so nice environment"

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    Former Employee - Engineer in Gloucester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Messier-Bugatti-Dowty full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    World-Class product "Too big to fail" business

    Cons

    Really unpleasant environment Bad work-life balance

    Advice to Management

    Don't limit jobs to French people only

    Messier-Bugatti-Dowty2019-09-07
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