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Ford Motor Company Reviews

Updated 25 May 2018
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  1. "Program Manager"

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    Current Employee - Program/Project Manager in Melbourne
    Current Employee - Program/Project Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Diverse, Challenging and Dynamic Environment

    Cons

    Excessive Hours, Travel, Work life balance stressed

    Advice to Management

    ASIA Pacific running lean on Headcount


  2. "Senior Buyer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility options of Working available.

    Cons

    More process oriented. monotonous job

  3. Helpful (1)

    "bureaucratic & slow decision making"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Salary offering is slight higher than competitor; good for those good at pleasing their boss

    Cons

    Heavily OT; Rude leadership; Unclear strategy & lack of potential in the market


  4. "Good place to self learn"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    work life balance
    stress free work
    great place for married women

    Cons

    No challenging work
    lack of motivation at work

    Advice to Management

    Nothing


  5. "Program Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melbourne
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great people who are passionate about cars and have 'blue blood' in their veins. Great product design team and benefits are good in Australia.

    Cons

    American company that doesn't really value depth of Australian engineers. Crap Marketing team. Long hours with high expectations. Delivery at the expense of people.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on your people and be aligned to the purpose of your company with integrity.


  6. "Program Office"

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    Current Employee - Program Analyst in Melbourne
    Current Employee - Program Analyst in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Excellent place to work till retirement

    Cons

    No issues currently business is doing good.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing great work


  7. "Excellent Company for Automotive Engineering with over 100 years of history"

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    Current Employee - Vehicle Engineering
    Current Employee - Vehicle Engineering
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    All procedures and technology is available to build and sell almost any type of vehicles

    Cons

    Very conservative and a bit shortsighted strategy making. Hope Hackett will change this.

  8. "Material Planning & Logistics - Asia Pacific"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Convenient work place location (within city)
    Convenient work timings
    Saturday off

    Cons

    Excessive bureaucracy prevents from work getting done.
    Promotion decisions seem arbitrary and political.

    Advice to Management

    A lot of advise on the above have been sent with no use.


  9. "Best Automobile company to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    1. Work Culture.
    2. One step at a time.
    3. No pressure.

    Cons

    1. Should work on creating efficiency within the Organization.
    2. More like a Govt. Job.


  10. "Culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ford Motor Company full-time

    Pros

    Excellent culture and working atmosphere

    Cons

    Optimum career growth and salary package

    Advice to Management

    Employee career interest need to discussed in regular interval


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