Whirlpool
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www.whirlpoolcorp.com Benton Harbor, MI 5000+ Employees

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Maintenance Guy

A - Class Maintenance (Former Employee)
Cleveland, TN (US)

I worked at Whirlpool full-time for more than 10 years

ProsWhirlpool (previously Maytag Cleveland Cooking Products) had an apprenticeship program, which allowed anyone who could pass the entrance exam and get through the inteview process to begin a career in maintenance. A four year program (part time) at the local college (Electro-mechanical maintenance certification) ALL EXPENSES PAID !!!!! Concurrently, there was three years of hands-on apprenticeship, with the guys who actually kept the place running and have done so for up to 30 years. WONDERFUL Opportunity !!!!!!

ConsWhat can I say, it's ALL about the bottom line. I wish it weren't so, but as the cost of living continued to rise, the pay stagnated. Our annul raises only covered the additional cost of benefits.
UnfortunateIy, I had to leave the company to fnd more gainful employment. 10 + years of experience out the door.

Advice to Senior ManagementIt's ALL about the bottom line, companies have made that all to clear to their employees.
A persons loyalty to their employer is in great part tied to how well that they can supply their families needs. I suggest a quarterly profit sharing bonus structures implementation would help tremendously. Quality, attendance and LOYALTY to the company would soar to new heights.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Whirlpool full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Market Leader, Great place to learn and grow Cons: Location is not the best Advice to Senior Management: Faster to market. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Best Company to Work for

Design Engineer (Former Employee)
Puducherry (India)

I worked at Whirlpool full-time for more than a year


Pros: Good Workplace Good Business Practices Lot of Learnings Assured Career Growth Work Life Balance On Shore and… Cons: Cannot leave the Organisation and when we leave, we regret… Advice to Senior Management: has the potential to expand its business in various verticals… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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