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Samsung Heavy Industries Reviews

Updated November 17, 2017
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Pros
  • flexibility in work life balance (in 7 reviews)

  • Good Salary Package, benefits and excellent working place (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • Lack of management from top to middle (in 2 reviews)

  • Working hours can be more than 11 hours a day, easily, excluding your lunch and dinner time, which is 1 hour for each (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Good Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities to travel to South Korea and other locations.

    Cons

    Long working hours during project peak.

    Advice to Management

    More employee centered policies to increase retention.


  2. "General work place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time

    Pros

    As one of the top companies in Shipbuilding and Plant industry, it is possible to meet various types of people and utilize resources in the company.

    Cons

    due to industrial issues, it is hard to work in this industry at this moment.

  3. "Assistant manager"

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    Former Employee - Construction Manager in Seoul (South Korea)
    Former Employee - Construction Manager in Seoul (South Korea)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    name value as a Samsung man

    Cons

    Hard work and commute early

    Advice to Management

    not a bad experience


  4. "Engineer"

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

    I have been working at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time

    Pros

    no reason no reason no reason

    Cons

    No more career development after starting work


  5. "It was stable business area. But no one knows the future"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Pangyo, Kyonggi (South Korea)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Pangyo, Kyonggi (South Korea)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Large and conservative org makes me stable. Can have work and life balance because of downturn of oil and gas industry

    Cons

    Heavily weighted org can not move quickly. Young ppl want to seek new job. Every day

    Advice to Management

    Should change their mind. If not should resign


  6. "Nice Place"

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

    Pros

    opportunity to partake in projects

    Cons

    focus is on the job. Human Well being not considered. No training or benefits; stick with Korean languages.

    Advice to Management

    Instill a global English policy!


  7. "not bad company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time

    Pros

    good work and life balance, good outlook

    Cons

    Various on working place and discipline. bad management

  8. "Used to be a good company to work"

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

    I worked at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time

    Pros

    Good exposure to international standards
    Fixed working time
    Work life balance

    Cons

    No job security
    No Employee benefit systems are in place


  9. "Financial Analyst"

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

    I have been working at Samsung Heavy Industries full-time

    Pros

    Brand value of Samsung. That is about it.

    Cons

    Lack of communication. Bonuses have been stripped away since 2015.


  10. "Nice place to work"

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    Former Employee - Instrumentation Engineer in Noida (India)
    Former Employee - Instrumentation Engineer in Noida (India)

    I worked at Samsung Heavy Industries (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good Work Culture. Great place to learn

    Cons

    Strict timings. Too much hierarchy


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