Blount International
3.1 of 5 18 reviews
www.blount.com Portland, OR 5000+ Employees

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Fnatastic company to work for with very nice coworkers; fun and nice benefits.benefits

Corporate Accountant (Current Employee)
Portland, OR (US)

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

ProsThe various people you get to work with and in my position that's a broad cross-section. Excellent benefits. Excellent work hours: flexible. Since it's a manufacturing company "you" are actually making something. A very broad array of employment needs. Excellent and nice management.

ConsSlow upward mobility: people like the place and tend to stay a long time. I've been there over 6 years.

Advice to Senior ManagementCreate a broader spectrum of advancement opportunities.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Purchasing Department is total chaos

Buyer (Former Employee)
Portland, OR (US)

I worked at Blount International as a contractor for more than a year


Pros: They give free bagels and bananas Cons: Too many chiefs, not enough Indians Advice to Senior Management: Make sure your Directors are not micro managing staff, allow them to communicate freely and not be so paranoid when their team is trying to… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Sinking ship

Distribution Center Supervisor (Former Employee)
Kansas City, MO (US)

I worked at Blount International full-time for less than a year


Pros: There was no upside to the job. There was no structure,… Cons: The company is bleeding out with temp labor. Their communication to mamgement staff is lacking. They have no foundation to build up the comapny. All… Advice to Senior Management: To build your policies and procedures and manage your people… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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