General Motors (GM) Reviews

Updated 22 Jan 2021

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General Motors (GM) CEO Mary Barra
Mary Barra
2,402 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work life balance is a pro(in 450 reviews)

  • "Allow Flexible schedule; Interesting projects; Good Pay(in 282 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Featured Review

    "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Network Engineer 

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time

    Pros

    You can work on a lot tech toys.

    Cons

    You don't get paid well.

  2. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Purchasing Specialist in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time

    Pros

    a really good place to work, have enjoyed my time

    Cons

    No downsides, a really good place to work overall


  3. "depends on your manager"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Technical Specialist in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    big company lots of travel

    Cons

    big company lots of managers

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  4. "Inconsistent"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Manager in Melbourne

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time

    Pros

    Pay and conditions were good

    Cons

    Strategy was not consistent nor winning

  5. "Engineering leaving Australia"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Integration Engineer in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time

    Pros

    One of the best automotive engineering jobs in the world with a fantastic team I will miss greatly

    Cons

    General Motors ran the Holden brand into the ground and gave up on developing appropriate right hand drive products for Australia resulting in GM leaving the country (apart from a few tiny volume niche products)

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  6. "Great People to work with"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Designer in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible Hours, good for work life balance

    Cons

    Business driven by the shareholders.

  7. "General Motors"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director Portfolio Strategy in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time

    Pros

    Great dynamic company and culture.

    Cons

    None of note at this time.

  8. "Best job I've ever had"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at General Motors (GM) full-time

    Pros

    Great team environment to work in

    Cons

    Work can be cyclical with ups and downs

  9. "ljefjekfj3rj"

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

    I worked at General Motors (GM) part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    really good for career development

    Cons

    management needs to improve badly

  10. "Good place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Friendly team and passionate about product

    Cons

    Long hours with us team

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