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Textron Reviews

Updated February 18, 2019
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Textron Chairman, President and CEO Scott C. Donnelly
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Pros
  • "Very laid back, good work life balance" (in 21 reviews)

  • "Good Work environment and learning experience" (in 19 reviews)

Cons
  • "Lack of work/life balance - culture of long hours if you want to rise through the ranks" (in 8 reviews)

  • "Employee turnover is pretty rapid at some of the smaller business units" (in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Company review"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technician in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Technician in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Awesome company to work for.

    Cons

    There are no cons associated with this company.

    Advice to Management

    Mission accomplished. Keep up the good work.


  2. "Analyst"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Textron full-time

    Pros

    Exposure to senior leadership and good work life balance

    Cons

    Pay scales tend to be lower than industry

  3. "Great"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Development Program in Augusta, GA
    Current Employee - Sales Development Program in Augusta, GA

    I have been working at Textron full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible , awesome products , team work

    Cons

    Yup yup yup yup yup

    Advice to Management

    N/a


  4. "Mixed Feelings"

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    Former Employee - Event Marketing Specialist
    Former Employee - Event Marketing Specialist

    I worked at Textron full-time

    Pros

    Great opportunity for growth if you are willing to move throughout the country.

    Cons

    If you work at a smaller business unit you really get put on the back burner. Large business units get the most focus and resources.


  5. "Condition"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security
    Current Employee - Security
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Textron full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice work enviroment plenty of nice people

    Cons

    People can be very rude


  6. "Textron as a whole"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Infrastructure Analyst in Augusta, GA
    Former Employee - Infrastructure Analyst in Augusta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Textron as a whole is a healthy company to work for.

    Cons

    Employee turnover is pretty rapid at some of the smaller business units.

    Advice to Management

    Work on employee retention


  7. "Its OK"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Textron (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    atmosphere is great and flex time

    Cons

    pay is not competitive enough

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Limited job security for long term"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality in Thief River Falls, MN
    Current Employee - Quality in Thief River Falls, MN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good place to start out at

    Cons

    Managment doesn't care about anything but bottom line. Horrible H.R.


  9. "Great job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great work atmosphere and leadership

    Cons

    Needed more cohesiveness between all companies


  10. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Fast paced loved the job

    Cons

    Little sick time to use