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Ford Motor Company Reviews

Updated Aug 22, 2019

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Ford Motor Company CEO Jim Hackett
Jim Hackett
689 Ratings
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  • "Hard rigorous work long hours not for the faint of heart(in 146 reviews)

  • "Work life balance at plants can be demanding at times, but it is still worth it(in 91 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work, opportunity to advance and strong advocate of Ford product"

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    Former Employee - Manager, Fleet Services 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent opportunity employer with excellent benefits

    Cons

    Highly competitive market to compete in with rapid changes in technology.

    Advice to Management

    Continuing focusing on product quality and profitability.

    Ford Motor Company2019-07-29
  2. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Electrician in Oakville, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay, lots to learn if desired

    Cons

    Union is horrible, they do not protect anyone and they take a lot of dues from you pay. Only two weeks vacation after 4 years!!

    Advice to Management

    Good luck surviving

    Ford Motor Company2019-08-12
  3. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work life balance. Lots of holidays

    Cons

    Slow company. People are slow to do many things

    Ford Motor Company2019-07-25
  4. "No room to grow"

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    Current Employee - Assembly Line Worker in Oakville, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great for someone that just wants a job they don't have to put their care into.

    Cons

    The politics of the workplace prevent the average "hard worker" to get a raise or further a career.

    Ford Motor Company2019-08-06
  5. "Wonderful opportunities and great salary."

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    Former Employee - Launch Planning in Oakville, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Career advancement, benefit package, yearly bonus.

    Cons

    Production runs multiple shifts which could alter your personal life.

    Advice to Management

    Stay positive and stick to the process and you will succeed

    Ford Motor Company2019-07-12
  6. "Not a great place to work in"

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    Current Employee - Production Supervisor in Oakville, ON

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company for less than a year

    Pros

    pays well for new hires

    Cons

    Toxic environment to work in.

    Ford Motor Company2019-07-22
  7. "Quality Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Quality Engineer in Oakville, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Compensation, close to home

    Cons

    Management show favoritism to employees

    Ford Motor Company2019-07-12
  8. "Ford Motor Company of Canada"

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    Former Employee - Inpector/Assembly in Oakville, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Well established, good salary, pension plan and benefits

    Cons

    Prolonged shifts, switching every two weeks

    Advice to Management

    N/A

    Ford Motor Company2019-06-19
  9. "Visa Sponsorship is the main problem"

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    Current Employee - EDS Engineer 

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Good Technical Interview Hiring manager are so cool

    Cons

    HR round takes too much time Decision is too late

    Ford Motor Company2019-06-29
  10. "not what it used to be"

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    pay and benefits are pretty good, although they've been reduced the last several years

    Cons

    used to be a family. now it's just a big org mentality with most decisions made in detroit

    Ford Motor Company2019-06-21
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