Kennametal Reviews

Updated Sep 12, 2020

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3.6
71%
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81%
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Kennametal President and CEO Ronald De Feo (no image)
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82 Ratings
Pros
  • "great people, good upword opportunities(in 18 reviews)

  • "Nice work environment, good management , good team playing , no pressure(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Great place"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Temporary 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Kennametal full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Excellent community with great chance for advancement if you can push yourself to learn and take all the hours available.

    Cons

    Training can be tough if you can't teach yourself and only depend on others for direction.

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  2. "Needs to pay more attention to strategy"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manufacturing Manager in Belleville, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good bunch of people to work with

    Cons

    too many initiatives and not properly priortised

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  3. "A good company to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal full-time

    Pros

    Fast growing company, stable work.

    Cons

    Slow promotion in our department.

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  4. "Best place to start career"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Bangalore

    I worked at Kennametal full-time

    Pros

    Good Knowledge and manufacturing experience

    Cons

    No onsite US relocation available

  5. "Sales And Application"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Company to work with all the systems in Place.

    Cons

    Salary and benefits. Clarity on Brands and its offerings.

  6. "Kennametal Johnson City, TN"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - CNC Machinist/Programmer in Johnson City, TN
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Kennametal has been a GREAT PLACE TO WORK!

    Cons

    They are closing our plant!

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  7. "Work environment."

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - AEM Developer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice work environment, good management , good team playing , no pressure

    Cons

    I don't say that their is any cons coz , I haven't felt like that in those 2 yrs .

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  8. "good"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineering Internship in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    innovative and supportive to the new comers

    Cons

    work load is huge but can be tolerated

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  9. "transformation in the works"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jurong West New Town, West
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Kennametal full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    many opportunities to learn and grow

    Cons

    Long hours and countless meetings

  10. "Amazing place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Take care of employees Good benefits Good products and quality Great management

    Cons

    A lot of changes High pressure atmosphere Not very clear communication

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