Safran Reviews

Updated Mar 3, 2021

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3.8
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Safran Chief Executive Officer Olivier Andriès
Olivier Andriès
28 Ratings
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  • "French centric, old school management(in 27 reviews)

  • "Upper management is very competitive with each other leading to lack of cross department communication sometimes(in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Safran full-time

    Pros

    Employe happiness focused company. Recommend it.

    Cons

    There are less benefits than other large group

    Safran Response

    February 2, 2021Responsable Marque Employeur

    Thank you for your feedback

  2. "Not a bad company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Rochester, NH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Safran full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Always doing different things, easy to get raises and move up

    Cons

    Some annoying people to work with

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  3. "Good job"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Technician in Wichita, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Safran full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team with lots of support

    Cons

    Not many food options at lunch or break

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  4. "Overseeing Product and final conformality"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Source Quality Manager in Santa Maria, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Safran full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    A very fast learning company

    Cons

    to maintain schedule there is a lot of long hours

  5. "Assembler"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Production Assembler 

    I worked at Safran full-time

    Pros

    Decent Benefits and Pay to surrounding areas

    Cons

    Management is not the Best

  6. "Overseeing final product and conformality"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Quality Source Manager in Santa Maria, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Safran full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good company to work for

    Cons

    too meet dead lines there is long hours

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  7. "Good while it lasted"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Bellingham, WA

    I worked at Safran full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Large company with many different teams to interact with, good aerospace experience, engineering management seemed to be effective, CNC, CAD and design training and experience opportunities, creativity and innovation encouraged within budget constraints.

    Cons

    Compensation below average, quick layoff due to airline industry downturn, management above the local facility level headquartered in Europe, and they seem to have opened a new factory in Mexico to replace the one in Bellingham.

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  8. "Decent Starting Job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Stress Engineer in La Palma, CA

    I worked at Safran full-time

    Pros

    Able to grow and learn a lot. A lot of exposure.

    Cons

    Pay is most likely not to par with the rest of the industry.

  9. "needs attention"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Machinist in Bradenton, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Safran full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    positive atmosphere and great benefits

    Cons

    limited room for growth and or advancement

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  10. "It’s ok"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Software Engineer 

    I have been working at Safran full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Pay is decent. Could be better.

    Cons

    Large work loads. Industry is hurting

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