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Pioneer Hybrid International Reviews

Updated Jun 11, 2019

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Pioneer Hybrid International CEO Paul E. Schickler
Paul E. Schickler
184 Ratings
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  • "during peak times have to work long hours(in 20 reviews)

  • "The thinking of upper management when they changed the structure of reporting in research(in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Research assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time

    Pros

    Fair pay and hours

    Cons

    Mundane tasks that were repetitive for weeks

    Pioneer Hybrid International2018-05-24
  2. "Good Company"

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      Current Employee - Associate Territory Manager 

      I have been working at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time

      Pros

      Good company that will work with you to find your strengths

      Cons

      Your daily task can vary depending on the season.

      Pioneer Hybrid International2019-05-29
    • "Advancement can be difficult"

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      Current Employee - Senior Paralegal in Johnston, IA
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Incredible co-workers Challenging work Flexible work hours

      Cons

      Difficult to advance Large workload Skeleton staffing

      Advice to Management

      Communication with employees about future can be poor at times and should be more transparent.

      Pioneer Hybrid International2019-05-28
    • "Tough time for Ag Biotech"

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      Current Employee - Senior Research Associate in Des Moines, IA
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, contribute to society through crop plant improvement

      Cons

      Tough financial times, loss of focus on scientific excellence

      Pioneer Hybrid International2019-05-22
    • "Worst Company Ever"

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      Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      A job and that is it

      Cons

      Tell you that you have full time employee

      Advice to Management

      Get Real -- Hire someone that can speak to the client

      Pioneer Hybrid International2019-06-11
    • "Production Location Leader"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time

        Pros

        Good people, fair compensation and benefits

        Cons

        None to share at this time

        Pioneer Hybrid International2019-04-20
      • "Good place to work"

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        Former Employee - Manager in Des Moines, IA
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time for more than 10 years

        Pros

        Good benefits. Flexible work schedule.

        Cons

        Lots of changes and uncertainty.

        Pioneer Hybrid International2019-04-18
      • "Long hours in-season. Great off season hours."

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        Former Employee - Research Associate in Garden City, KS
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        A great off season with few hours, great pay.

        Cons

        Long hours in season with working weekends.

        Pioneer Hybrid International2019-03-09
      • "Overall, a good first job for a high school student"

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        Current Employee - Corn Detasseling/Roguing in New Carlisle, IN

        I have been working at Pioneer Hybrid International part-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        - Good high school job - Travel pay

        Cons

        - Sun burns - Outside work (if that bothers you) - Rain

        Pioneer Hybrid International2019-03-08
      • "Great company with good benefits"

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        Current Employee - Research Associate in Johnston, IA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Pioneer Hybrid International full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        It's easy to find value in your work.

        Cons

        It's a large company so sometimes successes go unnoticed.

        Pioneer Hybrid International2019-02-28
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