Compare Barko Hydraulics vs Essentra BETA

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Barko Hydraulics

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Essentra

Employee Ratings

  • Essentra scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.1
(based on 5 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 291 reviews)
Essentra employees rated their Overall Rating 1.0 higher than Barko Hydraulics employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.1
Career Opportunities
2.9
Essentra employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Barko Hydraulics employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Essentra employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Barko Hydraulics employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
1.7
Senior Management
2.8
Essentra employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Barko Hydraulics employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.2
Culture & Values
3.0
Essentra employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Barko Hydraulics employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barko Hydraulics Ceo Eric Blashford
0%
N/AEric Blashford
CEO Approval
Essentra Ceo Paul Forman
81%
81%Paul Forman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
19%
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Essentra employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 35% higher than Barko Hydraulics employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
N/A
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Good people" was the most mentioned Pro at Essentra.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Essentra.
Pros
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Pros
"Good people"(in 19 reviews)
"Free tea"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 15 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Assembler

I worked at Barko Hydraulics full-time for more than a year

Pros

Easy going work atmoisphere Easy going atmosphere. Great work hours. Over-time all the time.

Cons

Mismanaged. Parts shortages. Lack of communication. Deceitful answers from upper management. Puppet Union.

Advice to Management

Be truthful. Communicate. Positive attitudes. Choose kindness.

Former Employee - Quality Technician

I worked at Essentra full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Over the past few years the company has grown from strength to strength, they where in a bad place from previous poor management but have grown, have stability and a focus. Better systems and people... are working together not just within a team but inter department team working. Good communication although there is still room for improvement. Health and safety is at the front of every thing, the company don’t just talk the talk with this but they walk the walk as well.

Cons

Some employees are still bitter about pre ious management and are living in the past, making them a thorn in the side of everyone who wishes to grown, change and succeed in the future market place

Advice to Management

Communication and honesty

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