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ThyssenKrupp Materials Reviews

Updated October 20, 2017
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Joachim Limberg
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Pros
  • Good benefits, friendly workforce, work is not overbearing, periodic company activities and luncheons that are fun (in 5 reviews)

  • Structured so good people can move up quickly (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Kent, WA
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Kent, WA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great pay, Benefits, bonuses, Vacation, 401k, Company events, Holiday Party, great Team of people, lots of overtime.

    Cons

    A lot of overtime, some clicks.

    Advice to Management

    Great Team of managers.


  2. "Manager"

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

    Pros

    Great company with great benefits. Structured so good people can move up quickly. Tuition reimbursement is better than any other company I have seen.

    Cons

    starting salaries are not as competitive as other companies. Obtaining great talent at these starting salaries is tough.

    Advice to Management

    continue to follow crisp leadership process. Merritt increases need reviewing as they are not good.

  3. "Claims Administrator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ThyssenKrupp Materials full-time

    Pros

    I absolutely love my job. My boss is great, my team is amazing.

    Cons

    Unable to work from home.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Other than communication issue, this company is stable and reliable to work."

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Santa Fe Springs, Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Stable and great learning experience. Employee friendly work place and atomosphere. Career Opportunities are good. Cross training. Management recognizes employees' skills and competence and be able to locate the employees to best fit job. Intense entry level training. Recently intalled new system (SAP) which gives a great opportunity to increase skills and knowledge. Less politics. Company has large customer base. Balanced organization, does not have too many managements. Great infrastructure. Fast service. Does not overwhelm employees with work, evenly spread. Good flow in warehouse control system and delivery system.

    Cons

    Lacks in communication. Low in compensation. Low level of service in customer service.

    Advice to Management

    Recommend to conduct a meeting periodically to increase communication to discuss individual performance, company performance, target, issues, so on.


  5. "Stable place to work in"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Manager in Detroit, MI
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Brand name and reputation of company.
    High emphasis on integrity and ethics.
    Financial strength.
    Part of a diversified group.

    Cons

    Low career growth prospects (higher positions don't open up).
    Inconsistent titles and designations.
    Service departments (IT, HR/Benefits, etc.) not as efficient / competent as I have seen elsewhere.
    Internally available positions not advertised but filled privately.

    Advice to Management

    Expand activities so that people can keep themselves stimulated. Evaluate the strengths of the service functions through surveys of internal customers.


  6. "Great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager
    Former Employee - Project Manager
    Recommends

    I worked at ThyssenKrupp Materials full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good working environment, good benefits

    Cons

    Career advancement limited, does not adopt quickly to changing business environment


  7. "Solid Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Good people working hard on the front lines
    Company has good intentions and is actively working to improve employee experiences

    Cons

    Being an American company run by German ownership in a matrix organizational model can lead to a lot of different chiefs to get input from
    Pay and benefits are good but not great.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Regional Account Manager"

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

    Pros

    Excellent training and career opportunities

    Cons

    No local upper management; need to have someone with authority to make decisions in local market


  9. "Good Job"

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good compensation. Good benefits. Nice perks. Opportunities for improvement.

    Cons

    Favoritism was obvious and refused to be addressed. Poor decisions on some management positions - like school-yard bully.

    Advice to Management

    Apply rules across the board. Expect the same from every employee. Continue excellent educational opportunities. Continue with the perks...it keeps morale high.


  10. "Good company for growth and experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ThyssenKrupp Materials full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and incentives. Great co-workers that are knowledgeable and care about the employees.

    Cons

    Short resources that results in at times long hours.

    Advice to Management

    Better anticipate customer demand each year.


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