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Vedanta Resources Reviews

Updated February 13, 2017
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Vedanta Resources CEO Tom Albanese
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Pros
  • BE plus MBA are hired directly from top Management institutes and are offered very good salary (in 21 reviews)

  • Opportunity to learn instrumentation, particularly transducers, control systems and scada (in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • Work Life Balance is on the lesser side as company is a continuous running plant (in 28 reviews)

  • Horrible HR practices and no work life balance (in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Best Company to work for Project management"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Vice President of Projects in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Vice President of Projects in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Vedanta Resources (More than a year)

    Pros

    Professional approach, Freedom of operation with full responsibility, Dynamic management, Good recognition for the achievers

    Cons

    At times work life balance is an issue

    Advice to Management

    Frequency for Risk identification and management should be increased.


  2. "Vedanta Resources"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    A paycheck every two weeks

    Cons

    No work life balance there

    Advice to Management

    Nothing


  3. "A good company if your are from the local."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits
    No hierarchy in working

    Cons

    Time management
    Not much of engineering

    Advice to Management

    Utilize the capacity of the engineers.


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  5. "Vedanta Resources Plc"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - GET in Wadgaon Pan (India)
    Current Employee - GET in Wadgaon Pan (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Core company of mechanical. It has its own township. Good opportunity for freshers to start their career

    Cons

    Only con that i can think of is its location. You'll have to live in remote location


  6. "Super work culture"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Process Controller in Tuticorin (India)
    Former Employee - Process Controller in Tuticorin (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Respectable work culture
    Good salaries
    Incentive system
    Performance pays
    Cultural activities

    Cons

    Useless work experience
    Limited opportunities
    Some times Hard work
    Less preference for science graduates

    Advice to Management

    No advices..


  7. "Believes in its employees"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Manager in Lanjigarh (India)
    Current Employee - Associate Manager in Lanjigarh (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good opportunities to grow and develop at all levels of the employees.
    Learning experience and environment, young coworkers

    Cons

    Location constraints - Working at refinery and mining locations is hard for the employees

    Advice to Management

    Regular interaction and visits to different manufacturing units


  8. "Good Company to Start with"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Manager in Panaji (India)
    Current Employee - Associate Manager in Panaji (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    It is a very good company till the time you are bachelor. One who wants to work hard there is lots of scope for them plus it will be appreciated by management with awards and increment.

    Cons

    No work life balance.
    Not much employee engagement activity from HR like Celebrating festival etc.

    Advice to Management

    Focus and work life balance and set the example by following it.


  9. "Very poor company!Don't Join after B.tech"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Engineering Trainee GET in Mansa, Punjab (India)
    Former Employee - Graduate Engineering Trainee GET in Mansa, Punjab (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Only accomodation offered is good.nothing else is good.no hr policies

    Cons

    Low salary.In college they will show that package is 7.5 but they will give you 27k inhand.Neither hr nor their technical department is supportive.They will not tell you what to do then ask random questions about work.They will say why this is not done why that work is pending and all this non sense.No training at all.Very long working hours.Night shift after general shift.No work life balance.They will not allow you to go to your home.You will be stuck in plant forever.

    Advice to Management

    Please give good treatment to people who come and join you


  10. "Graduate Engineer Trainee"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Udaipur, Rajasthan (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Udaipur, Rajasthan (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    One will get first hand experience working in core job of civil and mechanical.

    Cons

    Conditions are really harsh. One would have to maintain proper safety conditions.

    Advice to Management

    There should be flexibility while working on-site.


  11. "Review of Vedanta ltd"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent Paymaster, Freedom to take decisions, fast track growth

    Cons

    Cant think of anything currently

    Advice to Management

    Personal attention to Individual growth plan shall help



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