Whirlpool
3.2 of 5 350 reviews
www.whirlpoolcorp.com Benton Harbor, MI 5000+ Employees

Whirlpool Reviews

Updated Apr 02, 2014
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3.2 350 reviews

                             

64% Approve of the CEO

Whirlpool Chairman and CEO Jeff M. Fettig

Jeff M. Fettig

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65% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Best Company to Work for

Design Engineer (Former Employee)
Puducherry

I worked at Whirlpool full-time for more than a year

ProsGood Workplace
Good Business Practices
Lot of Learnings
Assured Career Growth
Work Life Balance
On Shore and Off Shore Oppurtunities
Collabrating with all the workforce around the globe
Good HR practices
Decent Welfare

ConsCannot leave the Organisation and when we leave, we regret for departing for a lifetime

Advice to Senior Managementhas the potential to expand its business in various verticals other than Home Appliances

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

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so good

Supervisor (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Whirlpool full-time for more than a year

Prosin this company so good products are comming and we can do over service the best so we enjoy the to do this job so we are very satisfied to do this job iam not telling lie its fat i really provied to do this job thanking you but i have left the job

ConsIts a good company i have worked for 3yrs

Advice to Senior ManagementPls give the good training to new commer guys and tell them how to do a service Pls tell them how to handle the customer if they not handle the customer they wont buy our products Pls tell the service branches to finished the call with in one day and tell the service engginer to maintenance the displine in customer place and they will talk rubbish words with customer in some branchs they wont give ID Cards the dressing code is not proper so pls mainten this our company is best in the worls thank you for giveing this opportunity to this

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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interesting work

Project Engineer (Current Employee)
Benton Harbor, MI (US)

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

Proslots of free training. good pay and benefits , friendly people.

Conslong hours, travel to factories from design center. large workload. people shift positions every year so it's hard to build up expertise. Headquarters town is highly racially divided. Life is good for corporate folks but not so much for other people.

Advice to Senior Managementhire more people to get better quality work. Reduce playing of musical chairs with job positions for people. Otherwise, keep up the emphasis on lean, OpEx and other initiatives.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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I've loved working here for many years!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Whirlpool full-time

ProsThe pay, benefits, 401K match, and bonus program are all excellent. You will be challenged every day, but the rewards for meeting those challenges are great! Time off is generous.

ConsI don't believe there are any cons here that don't exist in most large corporation these days.

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

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Great Place to work

Sourcing Specialist (Former Employee)
Benton Harbor, MI (US)

I worked at Whirlpool full-time for more than a year

ProsCompetitive salary, relaxed atmosphere, friendly people

ConsSmall town, sometimes expectations are not clear

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

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Great professional experience in a fast paced environment

Procurement Analyst (Current Employee)
Varese (Italy)

I have been working at Whirlpool full-time for less than a year

ProsGrowth opportunities in a fast paced environment, very skilled people and management, great place to learn procurement practices, international environment

ConsDuring periods of challenging projects, work life balance suffers in order to meet expectations and deliver results. Office location

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep going and we'll deliver extraordinary results

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

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It was a great experience

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Saint Joseph, MI (US)

I worked at Whirlpool as an intern for less than a year

ProsGreat company culture and intern program. Good place to build a career

ConsBenton Harbor/ St. Joseph area is very small and there's not much there apart from Whirlpool

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Wonderful company!

Supply Chain Analyst (Current Employee)
Indianapolis, IN (US)

I have been working at Whirlpool full-time for more than 8 years

ProsWhirlpool is committed to the best customer experience, innovation and loyalty. It strives to meet consumer needs in all market places and puts the customer at the center of everything.

ConsThe US business is so large it sometimes feels segmented. As an employee it takes some personal initiative to remain informed on all areas of the business.

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

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I have always been glad to be part of this company

Supply Chain Analyst (Current Employee)

I have been working at Whirlpool full-time for more than 8 years

ProsTeam work, good and liable products

ConsVery few possibility of advancement

Advice to Senior ManagementWe are being requested to say our opinion but this is a dangerous game

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Excellent Future. Excellent Career Development. Excellent Opportunities

Financial Analyst - Finance Development Program (Current Employee)
Saint Joseph, MI (US)

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

Pros- The company has made very positive changes and is heading in a great direction
- Great place to start a career
- Provides lots of cross-functional opportunities
- Never had a bad experience with other people at the company
- New forward-looking mentality is great
- Excellent 401K plan

Cons- Compensation is not bad, but not great either
- Bad healthcare plan...

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep moving forward, keep investing in innovation

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

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