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Schneider Electric Reviews

Updated 24 October 2014
Updated 24 October 2014
782 Reviews
3.3
782 Reviews
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Schneider Electric President and CEO Jean-Pascal Tricoire
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Schneider Electric offer a good work life balance environmental situation (in 115 reviews)

  • Good benefits, Nice people; Much potential to expand and grow; Good employee perks (in 32 reviews)


Cons
  • We are told to have work life balance but cannot leave earlier than boss (in 25 reviews)

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

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Engaging, challenging and inspiring

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Strategy Manager in London, England
    Current Employee - Strategy Manager in London, England

    I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The answer is not always a number!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    There are less politics in Parliament or Washington D.C.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England

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

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, Benefits and ameniable office environment.

    Cons

    Politics. Internal corporate economy that must be navigated to accomplish projects. Politics. Competing objectives between groups. Politics. Too many managers, not enough people to get the work done. Politics. Glacial rate of change.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest in leadership. Invest in your people. Thin the middle management herd.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    meet with customers

    Current Employee - Sales Executive
    Current Employee - Sales Executive

    I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time

    Pros

    get to do what you want

    Cons

    too much red tape and porcesses to follow

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  5.  

    Relaxed working culture, and no defined requirements to work on

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Maidenhead, England
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Maidenhead, England

    I worked at Schneider Electric full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Relaxed work atmosphere
    No work pressure
    9-5 job

    Cons

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Good Company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Schneider Electric

    Pros

    Good Work life balance
    Good HR policies

    Cons

    Lower management needs improvement in IT sector

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Lower management needs improvement in IT sector

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - HRBP in Mexico, Distrito Federal (Mexico)
    Current Employee - HRBP in Mexico, Distrito Federal (Mexico)

    I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    HRBP model is outstanding. Is a big company with lot of opportunities.

    Cons

    Corporate HQ in Mexico are too small for the size of this company.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Experience Interning at Schneider Electric

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Web Developer in Nashville, TN (US)
    Current Employee - Web Developer in Nashville, TN (US)

    I have been working at Schneider Electric as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Had the opportunity to own up to a project and develop it grounds up
    People who work there are easy to work with and helpful
    Adament about work-life balance

    Cons

    A lot of time spent in your cubical

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Very good experience and good environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Schneider Electric

    Pros

    its well known as friendly environment and open doors management

    Cons

    less development , they need to invest more in it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more development

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    It was ok

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Dallas, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Dallas, TX (US)

    I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good environment, flexible timings and good benefits

    Cons

    More work load. Pressure to reduce costs.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great place to work!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Alpharetta, GA (US)
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Alpharetta, GA (US)

    I worked at Schneider Electric full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The people at this company are fun, intelligent, and easy to work with. I left for the purpose of career advancement, but I could definitely see myself working for them again. Great experience!

    Cons

    Office politics, like with most companies, can be aggravating at times. There is also little room in your schedule for internal learning.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take an interest in the people who directly report to you. Engage them on a personal and professional level every day.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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