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VELUX Reviews

Updated November 14, 2017
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Sales Representative"

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Chicago, IL
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    The leadership is top-notch. They truly care for and invest in individuals.

    Cons

    Not many opportunities for advancement.

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up! You have all inspired me to become greater.


  2. "My experience at Velux has been amazing I love the job I have and the people."

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    Current Employee - Assembly in Greenwood, SC
    Current Employee - Assembly in Greenwood, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I am a very quit learner you show me something I will have it down pat in no time. Love to learn different jobs while on the assembly line.

    Cons

    So far there are no major cons with the jobs I currently have depending on the job it may take me a few extra try's to get the hang of it but the more I do it the better I get.

    Advice to Management

    Upper management at my current job is amazing they help me as much as they can.

  3. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Creative Director and Client Curator
    Former Employee - Creative Director and Client Curator

    I worked at VELUX part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, lots of opportunities for growth. Excellent workplace climate. Felt appreciated and expectations were always clear.

    Cons

    Budget is limited as with any startup, so no benefits

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work and kepp attention to detail, especially with regard to written copy.


  4. "Temporary Office Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Office Assistant in Ninety Six, SC
    Former Employee - Office Assistant in Ninety Six, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at VELUX full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Velux is a a great place to work. The plant that I was at was very friendly. Everyone worked as a team and it felt like a family. They recognize hard work and effort that you put forth.

    Cons

    It wasn't a long enough assignment.


  5. "intern"

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

    Pros

    decent working environment but theres not many young people.

    Cons

    you don't interact with people much throughout the day so its boring; repetitive work

    Advice to Management

    i dont really have any advice for the mgmt.


  6. "Wood-working technician"

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    Former Employee - Production Line Technician in Chesapeake, VA
    Former Employee - Production Line Technician in Chesapeake, VA

    I worked at VELUX (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The other employees were great to work with, and the job was rewarding.

    Cons

    Low pay and lack of upward mobility.


  7. "Good company to work for."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Treated well. work pace is steady and people are very nice. clean working enviroment and supplies are always there for you.

    Cons

    there is not to much to complain about. hire more people full time instead of hireing temps. it would be appreciated very much.

  8. "Great culture."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Management invests time mentoring and developing employees.
    Solid product that they continually improve.
    Many (most) people have been with the company for over 10 years.

    Cons

    Slow to change to market conditions


  9. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Intranet Manager in Hørsholm (Denmark)
    Former Employee - Intranet Manager in Hørsholm (Denmark)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Ambitious and with a long investment plan

    Cons

    Closed and secretive, does not support transparency


  10. "Awesome company with excellent people oriented values and long term perspective !"

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

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

    Pros

    Takes care of its employees
    Long term view
    Quite entrepreneurial for such a large org
    Excellent and talented people
    Cool product and services
    Ambitious in terms of environmental issues and shares a lot of profits to good causes

    Cons

    Sometimes too many meetings and discussions
    Could be faster at implementing services
    Too much noise in the canteen
    Need to write 20 words :)

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work !
    I am happy when I come
    In the morning and happy when I leave


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