Hanson Building Products Reviews

Updated Jun 28, 2020

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3.1
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Hanson Building Products President & CEO Daniel M. Harrington (no image)
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8 Ratings
  1. Helpful (1)

    "Program Manager"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hanson Building Products full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay rate and benifits

    Cons

    Lack of knowledge of project management by senior leadership team

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  2. "Went downhill"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Workshop Manager in Stamford, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hanson Building Products full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Ok salary, but that's all

    Cons

    Kept in the dark by senior management

  3. "Great company with great culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hanson Building Products full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture where everyone is helpful. Good potential for career opportunity.

    Cons

    Career opportunity is decided by higher management

  4. "Rewarding and challenging every day"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales & Marketing Manager in Cairns
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hanson Building Products full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Challenging, knowledge, people, shared resources.

    Cons

    Corporate environment, non customer focus

  5. "Analyst"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Sydney

    I have been working at Hanson Building Products full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Culture and work life balance

    Cons

    Lean Opportunities available dependent on department

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  6. "Good company, bad management"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Hanson Building Products full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, training, progression

    Cons

    Cliquey, incompetent management, management lack confidentiality and will gossip with staff

  7. "A bit ho hum"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Hanson Building Products full-time

    Pros

    Nice people, not very stressful, company car

    Cons

    Money wasn't great, no opportunities for progression, no appreciation or value given for skillset, wasn't managed very well, weird relationship with parent company.

  8. "Comfortable"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Hanson Building Products full-time

    Pros

    Very autonomous work, no micromanagement

    Cons

    Work can be dull and monotonous

  9. "Customer Service Agent"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Hanson Building Products part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Incredibly Flexible Hours, Good pay, Good job security, Great office environment

    Cons

    Really early starts (4am onwards), working on phones all day, restricted to timed breaks.

  10. "Run away!"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Hanson Building Products full-time

    Pros

    The business managers were great to work with on projects.

    Cons

    Horrible leadership skills and communication from IT management. Not able to clearly assign projects and roles. Major communication problems and little knowledge of processes in own environment.

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