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Eaton Reviews

Updated 17 Jul 2019

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Eaton CEO Craig Arnold
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  1. "Internal sales engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mascot
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Eaton for less than a year

    Pros

    Good technical learning and opportunity for growth

    Cons

    Salary is less compared to market standards

    Eaton2018-07-25
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    "Manager"

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    Former Employee - General Manager in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Eaton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Not many to think of

    Cons

    Senior management are more interested in their linked in profile than the employees

    Advice to Management

    Stop lying to your staff.

    Eaton2019-04-02
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    "All About Profit and Shareholders Return"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Eaton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay Location close to public transport

    Cons

    All about money and profit to the shareholders Mangers have no people skills No career advancement No external training Low work ethic & business culture

    Advice to Management

    Managers do not listen to employees

    Eaton2018-12-18
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    "Nothing engineering about Eaton Australia"

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    Current Employee - Sales Engineer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Eaton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    There are still some good people around.

    Cons

    No career progress. You cant gain solid engineering experience in here.

    Eaton2018-08-29
  5. "Graduate Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Sales Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Eaton

    Pros

    Relaxed Office environment. Lots of learning opportunities from senior professionals. Everybody is willing to teach and educate. Good rotational program.

    Cons

    Salary is below market average.

    Advice to Management

    Get better internet to improve business processes

    Eaton2016-09-05
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    "Constant change"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Eaton

    Pros

    Many options if you are prepared to move.

    Cons

    GM is constantly changing so there is no consistency to strategy (applicable to Australian business)

    Eaton2015-02-18
  7. "Great company with some growing pains"

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    Former Employee - Vice President Sales - Americas 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Eaton full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Strong values, strong brand, good brand recognition

    Cons

    Cultural issues with Cooper Crouse Hinds acquisition

    Eaton2019-07-15
  8. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative in Maynooth

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

    Pros

    Great work ethic and great benefits.

    Cons

    Nothing to discuss regarding cons

    Eaton2019-07-10
  9. "Eaton"

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    Former Employee - Assembly Technician in Shawnee, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Eaton full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Inclusion, Ethical, Room for advancement

    Cons

    Continuous overtime, shift rivalry, high management turnover

    Advice to Management

    Try to remember employees have families. if having a family means the employee isn't a good fit for Eaton, Eaton needs to reevaluate its morals.

    Eaton2019-07-09
  10. "Good company to work, sketchy sometimes"

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    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Tijuana, Baja California
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    great benefits, great people to work with.

    Cons

    first the company, then the personnel.

    Eaton2019-07-08
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