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2.9
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51%
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56%
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Andres Lopez
49 Ratings
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  • "Difficult to manage union & senior management expectations(in 10 reviews)

  • "Long Hours, Stressfull work, Rotating Shifts(in 7 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "General Maintenance Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Owens-Illinois full-time

    Pros

    I work for then for 28 year it had been good to me

    Cons

    I really don't have nothing bad to say

  2. "Positive environment, good life and work balance"

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    Current Employee - Sales Service Coordinator in Plano, TX

    I have been working at Owens-Illinois full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    People are awesome to work with.

    Cons

    No chance of working remotely. Promotions/ new positions are very hard to come by.

  3. "Owens-Illinois Plant Engineering"

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    Current Employee - Assistant PLant Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Owens-Illinois full-time

    Pros

    Good Pay and Benefits. Glass Industry is on the rise.

    Cons

    Very very long hours and you will work many weekends. Texts and phone calls are constant.

  4. "Hot work"

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    Current Employee - Forming Operator 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Owens-Illinois full-time

    Pros

    Great pay rate and benefits

    Cons

    Terrible management and working conditions, hot and smoky

  5. "Pay"

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    Former Employee - Machine Operator in Columbus, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Owens-Illinois full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Pay is ok pay is ok

    Cons

    It’s a okay place to work

    Advice to Management

    N/a

  6. "Machine operator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Owens-Illinois full-time

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits with the company

    Cons

    Poor management , poor morale among everyone.

    Advice to Management

    More communication with supervisor and employee

  7. "N/A"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Owens-Illinois full-time

    Pros

    Well organized, friendly working environment, great place for self-development.

    Cons

    Hard to get promoted, strict corporate culture.

  8. "Selector/forming apprentice"

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    Current Employee - Selector/Forming Apprentice in Toano, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Owens-Illinois full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great pay and benifits; except vision it sucks. Rotate swing shifts are hard but manageable. Great people. Management is decent. Many opportunities for advancement

    Cons

    Rotating schedule. Hot work enviornment

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees.

  9. "Lme electrician"

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

    I worked at Owens-Illinois full-time

    Pros

    i have nothing to say that is good about this place

    Cons

    this place the union they have is very byass,the Hr manage there was a very but she quit because of the way the plant manager favor his own children over the good of the place if you are looking here don;t go

    Advice to Management

    the Hr manage there was a very but she quit because of the way the plant manager favor his own children over the good of the place if you are looking here don;t go

  10. "review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Owens-Illinois full-time

    Pros

    Global company with many opportunities for training and networking

    Cons

    Very poor talent retention always needing to redevelop talent

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