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Rockwell Automation Reviews

Updated September 20, 2017
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Pros
  • one of the best company to provide effective work life balance to the employees (in 91 reviews)

  • The company has fostered such amazing work environment that employees have become brand evangelists and they also tend to speak highly of each other (in 56 reviews)

Cons
  • Work/life balance can be challenging (in 24 reviews)

  • Slow to Change, Growth Opportunities (in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Manufacturing Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Rockwell Automation full-time

    Pros

    Lot of hands on responsibility and opportunity to lead multiple projects.

    Cons

    Might assign too much responsibilities beyond your capacity.


  2. "Finance professional"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rockwell Automation full-time

    Pros

    Flexible work environment, strong respect and ethical culture, good pay and benefits

    Cons

    lack of directional structure

  3. "Working at RA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rockwell Automation full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Conservative company, Highly ethical. Leader in Connected Enterprise

    Cons

    Career pat limited for non-engineering employees


  4. "Field Support Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Field Support Engineer
    Current Employee - Field Support Engineer

    I have been working at Rockwell Automation full-time

    Pros

    Compensation is good
    Good support of management
    A lot of industry exposure

    Cons

    less visibility with senior management because company is spread out

    Advice to Management

    Create more visibility and career growth opportunities for field support engineers


  5. "Nice working culture, management hears your voice"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in India, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in India, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rockwell Automation full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance, management in reach and overall a good experience, if you really like to learn then join this company.

    Cons

    Monetary growth not good, after few years there is a stagnation in terms of growth and profiles.

    Advice to Management

    Management is doing good, keep it up.


  6. "Accountant"

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    Current Employee - Staff Accountant in Milwaukee, WI
    Current Employee - Staff Accountant in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rockwell Automation full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people. Ethical Company. Great facility

    Cons

    Lack of formal training.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "a complex opportunity with many avenues to explore"

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

    I worked at Rockwell Automation full-time

    Pros

    Many opportunities for growth depending on the department

    Cons

    workload can be a little unrealistic due to time constraints.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "AMP"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Boss lives out of town and working with customer is enjoyable

    Cons

    Underpaid for all the work you do


  9. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rockwell Automation full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good salary range, Good benefits, great careers opportunities

    Cons

    Trying to hard to introduce diversity - people are losing jobs and opportunities For NOT being diverse. (White man, white women).


  10. "Stable company. Good work/life balance"

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    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Chelmsford, MA
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Chelmsford, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rockwell Automation full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good place to work for if you are looking for stability. Takes ethics very seriously.

    Cons

    Very bureaucratic. Bureaucracy is a huge hindrance to progress. The need for standardization across business units and international cultures leaves little room for adaptability. Benefit package (healthcare) is not very competitive.


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