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Updated Dec 5, 2019

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3.2
54%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
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Pentair Chief Executive Officer John Stauch (no image)
John Stauch
41 Ratings
Pros
  • "Management cares about its workers and takes care to hire good people(in 43 reviews)

  • "Work environment was casual and the employees were all very friendly(in 36 reviews)

Cons
  • "Upper management needs to communicate and listen to lower level workers more(in 18 reviews)

  • "Work-life balance is tilted heavily towards work, recent cuts in staff have led to a "do more with less" mentality(in 15 reviews)

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  1. "GREAT JOB"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Sales Intern in Brookfield, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pentair for less than a year

    Pros

    - great working environment - work directly with management - fantastic sales team - real field and travel experience

    Cons

    - learning curve on products

    Pentair2019-09-19
  2. "Nice company to work for if you enjoy manufacturing"

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    Former Intern - Quality Assurance Engineer in Chardon, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pentair for more than a year

    Pros

    Work environment was casual and the employees were all very friendly

    Cons

    Everything was dependent on manufacturing line hitting their goals. This was the main driver for everything

    Pentair2019-12-05
  3. "Pentair"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Intern - Intern in Golden Valley, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pentair for less than a year

    Pros

    I really like the culture, people and working environment

    Cons

    Didn't assign many tasks to its interns.

    Pentair2019-08-19
  4. "Good employer"

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    Current Employee - Engineering Manager in Apex, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pentair full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great employer overall. Good work environment.

    Cons

    Large corporation where direction and focus sometime is lost

    Advice to Management

    Focus more on the actual work that needs to be done for the business/ customers, and not so much on the corporate ladder.

    Pentair2019-05-29
  5. "Acceptable"

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    Former Employee - Production Associate in Mount Sterling, KY
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pentair full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good coworkers and work environment

    Cons

    Relocated out of the area

    Pentair2019-05-29
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Pentair"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Pentair full-time

    Pros

    Work environment and culture are good

    Cons

    Low wages, slow upward mobility

    Pentair2018-04-02
  7. "Computer Engineering Co-op"

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    Current Intern - Student Engineer in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pentair for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly work environment, kind managers.

    Cons

    Limited size on software/firmware engineering team.

    Pentair2018-02-08
  8. "Team Lead"

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    Current Employee - Team Lead in Brookfield, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pentair full-time

    Pros

    Friendly staff and great work environment first second and third shift options

    Cons

    Lots of production changes all the time.......need to get a more stable routine....high turnover rate

    Advice to Management

    Listen to those that are in the floor doing the job......it would run smoother that way! Communicate fluently....cross train all staff

    Pentair2017-10-02
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Production"

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    Production in Sanford, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Pentair for more than a year

    Pros

    Meet good people. Can be good work environment.

    Cons

    Management sucks, say standard work, but they want you do 3 person job. They miss use you. Last minute overtime. No advance notice.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing nice to say

    Pentair2017-08-04
  10. "Ok"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    People and work environment are good

    Cons

    Company's culture is not well

    Pentair2017-06-27
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