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Micromanaged and extremely poor IT

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH (US)
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH (US)

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time (More than 3 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

Pros

Benefits - medical, dental, 401K and vision. Co-workers outside of management are very nice to work with.

Cons

Overly micro-managed for no valid reason. system support/ IT is poor at best. You can never count on the systems to be up and running. The micro management is past the point of ridiculous and redundant. Management doesn't understand the workings of a shop environment and what it takes.

Advice to Management

Let people do what they are skilled at not doing endless reports for no valid reason. Employees should be working on customer satisfaction not managers reports. Learn some of the jobs you are micromanaging.

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  1. Management is Biased

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Vadodara (India)
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Vadodara (India)

    I worked at Schneider Electric full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    A good process driven Company.
    A Very very good Production Management System.
    A good Production Support System.

    Cons

    Lack of talent recognition.
    Learned a lot during my tenure, but the management were not able to use my knowledge.
    A lot of partiality in the company.
    HR does not do a good Work.

  2. Great start but unfortunately you have to leave it after a while...!!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Industrial Engineer in Cairo (Egypt)
    Former Employee - Industrial Engineer in Cairo (Egypt)

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

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    1. Working environment in Schneider Electric is quite normal..not so tough,not so loos.
    2. Learning curve is very quick.You can learn allot of issues in a very small period.
    3. Schneider Electric could be considered as a collage.You can have the chance to experience allot of issues that most probably would not be able to experience it in any where else.
    4. Relations are very unique there..As you could have allot of friends.
    5. Work life balance is more or less fine.

    Cons

    1. Career path/development is always a severe issue..especially for mechanical engineers.
    2. There's no major investments in any kind of business units.
    3. Salary scheme is very mysterious.
    4. Benefits and compensations are very poor.

    Advice to Management

    Schneider Electric should preserve their manpower..Don't waste your potential and clever employees by investing in development their personalities and knowledge..You should track and monitor your retention rates cause this 's an serious issue.

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