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Duratex Reviews

Updated Nov 21, 2019

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3.5
73%
Recommend to a Friend
100%
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Duratex CEO Henri Penchas (no image)
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2 Ratings
Pros
  • "ria, com oportunidades de aprendizado profissional e bom ambiente de trabalho(in 78 reviews)

  • "Empresa inovadora, valoriza os talentos e tem um excelente ambiente de trabalho, com certeza uma das maiores empresas que tive o prazer de trabalhar(in 45 reviews)

Cons
  • "Sem plano de carreira sem incentivo a estudos ou parceria com faculdades e escolas de idiomas(in 92 reviews)

  • "ncia de plano de carreira e/ou incentivo educacional(in 90 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Duratex full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    They offered competitive incentive programs.

    Cons

    The upper management was very unique.

    Duratex2019-10-28
  2. "DECA"

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    Current Employee - Front Desk Receptionist 

    I have been working at Duratex part-time

    Pros

    They are extremely flexible with my school schedule and very accommodating.

    Cons

    Only a temp position and not able to work full-time which is what that they are looking for.

    Duratex2019-05-30
  3. "Good company, a few can grow"

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    Current Employee - IT Analyst in São Leopoldo, Rio Grande do Sul
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Duratex full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good and solid company, good benefits

    Cons

    few chances to growth in the company, managers give more value to new employees , in detriment to old employees.

    Advice to Management

    review the salaries of old employees!

    Duratex2019-04-24
  4. "Well structured company"

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    Former Employee - Export Analyst in São Paulo, São Paulo
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Duratex full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Financially healthy company with a big structure. Strong name in the market. Great co workers

    Cons

    Difficulty to develop and advance personal positions due to vast hierarchic structure

    Duratex2018-04-02
  5. "Good to start your carreer"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in São Paulo, São Paulo
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Professional learning. - Benefits: medical insurance, money contribution for lunch, private retirement plan. - Good work environment.

    Cons

    - Lack of opportunity for women development and lower salary (gender discrimination). - No professional appreciation for those who are working there for many years. Instead, they prefer to promote only trainees who just arrived in the company. - Lack of vision. - Managers and directors are bosses, not leaders.

    Duratex2018-02-20
  6. "Good Company... but i miss a carrer plan"

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    IT Analyst in São Leopoldo, Rio Grande do Sul
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Duratex for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Environment Strong and reliable company

    Cons

    No carreer plan for long therm workers

    Advice to Management

    Please develop a carrer plan to all areas not only management

    Duratex2018-02-01
  7. "Assistant Designer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in São Paulo, São Paulo
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Duratex full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Company with great plan career and important name in the market.

    Cons

    Too old concepts, organization, employees. Trying to become a digital business so late against the reality. Not too good professionals, many of them too stopped at the time.

    Advice to Management

    Try to look around, make a real benchmark with others companies who aren`t part of the following market that Deca actually plays.

    Duratex2017-08-18
  8. "Duratex by an D stule Disc"

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    Former Employee - Operation Excellence Manager in Rio de Janeiro
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Duratex full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Financial approach company, fast and specialist in aquisitions. Great opportinuty to growth.

    Cons

    Changing the whole culture, confused in wich business model and management approach is the correct to have in the new scenario.

    Advice to Management

    Go ahead! you be very proud if you work for challenges.

    Duratex2017-01-18
  9. "Great company with lots of opportunities."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in São Paulo, São Paulo
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Duratex full-time

    Pros

    Great company with lots of opportunities. Its expansion is on going and certainly after the Brazilian economy depression we will hear good news about its movements.

    Cons

    Leadership is being developed. The familiar culture has not changed yet to a complete professional one, bringing innovation, modernity and meritocracy.

    Advice to Management

    yesterday's leadership doesn't guarantee the same rank position in near future

    Duratex2016-04-19
  10. "Instrutor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Empresa de grande porte, com estrutura e processos bem estabelecidos.

    Cons

    Burocracia, falta de plano de carreira que possibilite a determinados setores da empresa obtenham crescimento

    Duratex2019-11-22
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