Whirlpool

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  1.  

    Mostly about the money, sometimes about the customer.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Service Manager
    Former Employee - Service Manager

    I worked at Whirlpool full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Training, Information, Technology and some compensation packages.

    Cons

    continually changing policies that are reactive rather than proactive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to the members down channel.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Very good 20 years of my career

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

    I have been working at Whirlpool

    Pros

    You can change and grow every two-three years
    Frequent travels in many countries.
    Very structured processes for everything

    Cons

    People and, so, bosses keep changing and so you have often to restart building your relationships and your network inside the company.
    During merging stress and pressure can be very high

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    Rewarding company to work for

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

    I have been working at Whirlpool full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Rewarded appropriately for efforts and results. Lots of different opportunities available.

    Cons

    Location in Michigan is remote and very cold in the winter. Most career options require relocation to Michigan or relocation every few years.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to focus on driving speed and encouraging risk taking by your team members.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Design Internship

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Design Intern
    Former Employee - Design Intern

    I worked at Whirlpool full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Great people working to make high quality products.

    Cons

    Design language already established. Didn't always feel ownership over work.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    A competent and professional environment

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Whirlpool

    Pros

    Truly multi-national and multi-culture

    Cons

    Far from an urban infrastructure

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Limit the outsourcing and trust in-house knowledge

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    Very pleased

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

    I have been working at Whirlpool

    Pros

    Higher education
    Growth opportunity
    Great coworkers
    Amazing facilities
    Growth in the market

    Cons

    Communication
    Lack of encouragement
    Management disconnect
    Dated equipment
    Change in management needed

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your staff

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  8.  

    Big company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Industrial Engineer in Benton Harbor, MI (US)
    Current Employee - Industrial Engineer in Benton Harbor, MI (US)

    I have been working at Whirlpool

    Pros

    Great working environment. Colleagues are professional and helpful. Have established process but still have flexibility and opportunity for personal leadership development.

    Cons

    Company is big. You do not always know what others are working on and how they are working.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Incorporate cross-functional collaboration process into new employee orientation training.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Good experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Benton Harbor, MI (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Benton Harbor, MI (US)

    I have been working at Whirlpool full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Company helps employees to develop their careers giving challenges for those who are interested. Constant effort to improve work environment and employees satisfaction.

    Cons

    Excessive workload, project schedules not well planned. Need to implement new technology faster.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    They need to plan better project scope and schedule. Mistakes on this step results in excessive work load to employees and difficult to complete all milestones of the project.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Great culture, great opportunities for development and growth

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Director in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)

    I have been working at Whirlpool full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Dynamic, Meritocratic, Friendly environment. Strong values.
    Results oriented.
    Focus on people development.

    Cons

    Focus on results may place excessive pressure on employees.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Maintain the winner culture.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11.  

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

    I have been working at Whirlpool

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    No major con's for this company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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