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Schneider Electric Reviews

Updated Jul 30, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.3 704 reviews

80% Approve of the CEO

Schneider Electric President and CEO Jean-Pascal Tricoire

Jean-Pascal Tricoire

(409 ratings)

67% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Schneider Electric offer a good work life balance environmental situation (in 107 reviews)

  • Good benefits, Nice people; Much potential to expand and grow; Good employee perks (in 29 reviews)


Cons
  • We are told to have work life balance but cannot leave earlier than boss (in 21 reviews)

  • Making it hard for career growth and advancement even if you were trained for next position (in 17 reviews)

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    Engaging, challenging and inspiring

    Strategy Manager (Current Employee) London, England

    ProsThe people are truly wonderful, the opportunities exist but you need to push to make them happen.

    Consa limited view of the total capabilities of the organisation is held by many.

    Advice to Senior ManagementThe answer is not always a number!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    meet with customers

    Sales Executive (Current Employee)

    Prosget to do what you want

    Constoo much red tape and porcesses to follow

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    Relaxed working culture, and no defined requirements to work on

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Maidenhead, England

    ProsRelaxed work atmosphere
    No work pressure
    9-5 job

    Consno defined requirement, in fact unclear requirements
    No technical challenges, laid back work culture.
    Not much scope of progress
    More autocratic culture

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Good experience for freshers as it will help you groom your personality. Ample amount of opportunities. good Luck to all

    Functional Analyst (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsYou will get to work in area outside your work profile . It will instill a sense of ownership and responsibility. Its a brilliant company to work for when just starting your career

    ConsThere are no such challenges

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    excellent working environment, friendly co operative colleagues

    GET (Current Employee) Tungi (Bangladesh)

    Prosyou can choose your own career path, good salary, good training opportunities, nice office culture

    Consso far HR/ management seemed to be slow, many terms and conditions, not highly paid

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    I worked my way up from a contract employee to a salaied employee.

    Fabrication and Assembly Technician (Former Employee) Seneca, SC (US)

    ProsThere are many opportunuties for advancing.

    ConsThe only complaint I have is that I was laid off when my product line was relocated to Mexico.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen to input from floor-level employees. They have a wealth of knowledge and something to offer.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    worthwhile

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsStrong company culture for change, many talented people, strong professionals. People focus on developing relationships, which makes it a very pleasant work environment.

    ConsToo many divisions/initiatives tackled at same time, synergy is hard to achieve at times. (individual agendas).

    Advice to Senior ManagementTalent retention

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Geat products, great people to work with !

    Business Development Manager (Current Employee) Grenoble (France)

    ProsReasonable compensation and great people to work with, great freedom in defining your work schedule and strategy within the position.

    ConsLack of cross functionnal communication due to a new matricized organization. French work laws keeps the french entity from getting rid of non motivated employees..

    Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease the engagement and communication with employees, especially concerning the business strategy and objectives which may appear flodded at times

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR ENERGY

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsUnlimited Career Growth and Opportunities. Good Work-Life Balance. Great place to work. Great company to start with. Lots of benefits. Overseas training opportunities and many more.

    ConsCadetship training is at developmental and experimental stage.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMake Specific Development Plan for Fresh Grads and Cadets.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good place

    Manager (Current Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsGreat people, global outreach, interesting opportunities to develop, great work-life balance

    Conslower salaries, slow career progression

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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