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Updated Jul 07, 2014

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3.7 56 reviews

91% Approve of the CEO

Autoliv President, CEO, and Director Jan Carlson

Jan Carlson

(22 ratings)

88% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • nice people, good benefits, and competitive pay(in 3 reviews)

  • I liked my team a lot and was given good opportunities to contribute(in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • Upper management and HR seem to be a little to "equal" oppertunity(in 3 reviews)

  • This plant closed in 2009 due to difficult times in automotive due to recession(in 3 reviews)

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    A good company to get started

    IT Responsible (Current Employee) Braşov (Romania)

    ProsMet a lot of Great people, which made the environment very pleasant to work in.
    Learned about core business processes in the automotive industry, applied Six Sigma methodology

    ConsNon competitive salaries, lack of career / growth opportunities, the plant was far from the city, long boring commutes.

    Advice to Senior ManagementN/A

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    relaxed job enviorment

    Senior Executive Human Resources (Current Employee) Rudrapur (India)

    Prosrelaxed work enviorment, enjoy your work, fast promotion

    Consmanagement not helpfull you have to watch your own back

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Great Internship

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsTake car of employees. I liked my team a lot and was given good opportunities to contribute.

    ConsThe company was switching to PDM at the time so a lot of things were on hold.

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    Great technology, great prospects for future business.

    Hardware Engineer (Former Employee) Lowell, MA (US)

    ProsI was able to get involved in numerous projects, gaining both hands-on and interpersonal experience. Good opportunities to work with smart engineers.

    ConsManagement was a bit unorganized. Quite a bit of overlap across project responsibilities. International offices also require late meeting hours.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    While Autoliv has many hurdles it is a great company to work for and provides many great experiences.

    Purchasing Intern (Current Employee) Auburn Hills, MI (US)

    ProsAutoliv is filled with great motivated employees, pays well, and allows you a great deal of freedom.

    ConsAutoliv is has an extremely regionalized culture and they should have been a global company for quite some time. They do not have good software to assist the purchasing department in North America, and all regions operate on different web based servers.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen to the ideas within the company, spend the money to improve internal tools.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great company with great benefits

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGood health insurance and not terrible work.

    ConsHours and the monotony of the job.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHave some flexibility with students

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Not bad, not bad at all.

    IT Helpdesk Agent Engineer (Former Employee) Braşov (Romania)

    Pros- Really nice, young people.
    - Learning new stuff, being able to see how a big company works.
    - Working in 5 shifts that change every other week: (this is pro but goes both ways)
    - Vacation bonus, Christmas bonus, Easter bonus ... etc
    - Team building

    Cons- Not many career opportunities
    - Base salary is low compared to other companies (there are bonuses involved though)
    - Unpaid overtime.
    - Working on weekends twelve hour shifts.

    Advice to Senior Management- Invest in the professional development of the employee. A happy worker is a productive worker.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Application eningeer

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsEverything. Managers, colleagues and enviroment

    ConsDistance to home had to drive 50 miles to get to work

     

    Great place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFriendly people, A lot of room to explore, experiment. and learn. As long as you get your job done, everyone is happy.

    ConsNot much mentor ship. Mostly on your own to learn. Although they are picking up on that.

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    OK multinational company

    Project Purchase (Current Employee) Braşov (Romania)

    ProsOK.....good salary, good PU department,

    Conswork mostly based on urgent task

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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