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Solvay Reviews

Updated November 15, 2017
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  1. "Great place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Alpharetta, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Alpharetta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Career development opportunities, very low turn over, flexibility, focus on work life balance, 9% 401k match

    Cons

    No cons at all - great place to work.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to focus on people!


  2. "Lead"

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

    I have been working at Solvay full-time

    Pros

    Great people awesome all the time

    Cons

    Bored slow loud always show uo

    Advice to Management

    Nit very nice at all sorry

  3. "Good work life balance"

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

    I worked at Solvay full-time

    Pros

    Nice hours, good food, nice environment

    Cons

    Campus is far from Milan

    Advice to Management

    More entertaining


  4. "Commercial Director"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Solvay full-time

    Pros

    Looking for new challenges and career advancement

    Cons

    Has been in the position for the last 5 years.


  5. "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 Solvay full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, competitive pay, fun industry

    Cons

    Bureaucracy can make it difficult to advance projects and plans.


  6. "Marketing Associate"

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

    I worked at Solvay full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    In my opinion nothing worth mentioning

    Cons

    Sclerotic, process oriented, slow paced organization that will suck the life out of you as long as you have something to offer, then treat you like trash and discard you the first opportunity they can get

    Advice to Management

    Stop catering to each other and to your shareholders and take care of the people who brought you to where you are


  7. "Great benefits"

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

    I have been working at Solvay full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great salary, awesome bonus, great team.

    Cons

    Call outs, a/c needed repairing for years.

    Advice to Management

    Manage your staff better and delegate the workload.

  8. "Poor Management"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Solvay full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Benefits - excellent 401 K and health care

    Cons

    Impersonal corporate management, poor management

    Advice to Management

    Care for your employees, have proper grievance system, offer proper training to management


  9. "Good Company, Good Benefits"

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

    I have been working at Solvay full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, pay, and a lot of good people

    Cons

    Poor work/life balance
    Not enough community involvement


  10. "Great Company"

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

    Pros

    Innovative and constantly progressing company.

    Cons

    Small facilities scattered around everywhere. This can be a Pro depending on what you are looking for.


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