Intertek Reviews

Updated 8 October 2014
Updated 8 October 2014
129 Reviews
2.9
129 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Intertek overall is a terrific company with great people (in 4 reviews)

  • Massive, growing, profitable company, some nice people on the coal face (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • I was denied a request to work fewer hours to improve my work/life balance (in 5 reviews)

  • There is no communication from management, decisions are constantly made without consultation and schemes are often introduced with no notice given (in 3 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good Company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Lead in Hyderābād
    Former Employee - Lead in Hyderābād

    I worked at Intertek full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good company for any fresher

    Cons

    Not many growth ops after 3-4 years stay

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Right Leader to the Right Domain with Right Domain experience would help growth

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    busy

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Intertek full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    multiple products to work with and execute

    Cons

    no support from and proper documents

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    arrange proper training

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    For Intertek India,Hyderabd

    Current Employee - Senior Test Engineer in Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Senior Test Engineer in Hyderābād

    I have been working at Intertek full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    You get monthly pay on time.

    Cons

    You can't expect much from company.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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  5.  

    Disappointed

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Hyderābād

    I have been working at Intertek full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good for freshers, Perfect timings

    Cons

    Lot of pressure, low pay, no career growth,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give proper salary hikes, hire more people to reduce pressure, give value to the employees, try to improve facilities and infrastructure to maintain certain standards within the company.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    About the Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Test Engineer in Hyderābād
    Former Employee - Test Engineer in Hyderābād

    I worked at Intertek full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    company has 127 years in testing various things

    Cons

    company never give importance to employees. no respect to the employees, waste work culture...

    Very less salaries, even our company security guards are earning more than the employess. so you people only think about this..

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give importance to the employees and should provide basic salaries to the employees...

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    It is very good. I faced new experienced at Intertek & I learnt lot from it.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Lucknow
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Lucknow

    I worked at Intertek full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    At the end they want to happy their employes too.

    Cons

    Sometimes it is but it hardly matters.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep working & growing like this.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    rating

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Testing Engineer in Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Testing Engineer in Hyderābād

    I have been working at Intertek full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    its a good company,which give lots of support to employees.

    Cons

    less projects,so trying for new projects

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no advices

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    It's ok

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Intertek full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Nice staff, really friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    No career growth, most likely will be doing the same for the rest of your life

  10.  

    High turnover.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Intertek full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    20 days off a year, good benefits. Adequate pay for what you do. A lot of corporate managers and observers to watch over what you do.

    Cons

    High turnover. This leads to being constantly in an "orientation" mode. They won't train you because they don't know how Always recruiting for the job and not enough training for the job.
    There is a disproportionate number of senior managers, auditors, supervisors. etc, that do not contribute anything to the bottom line, but travel around, cost money, and generate even more work that justifies their traveling around and spending more money

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get rid of half of the non-producers, Either give them something that generates revenue or let them go..

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Compensation does not make up for physical hours put in nor use of personal vehicle

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Inspector
    Current Employee - Inspector

    I have been working at Intertek full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Regional office works fantastic as a team, the work is varied and interesting, work is distributed evenly among internal team.

    Cons

    Constant issues with payroll and expenses; low wage for what is expected out of each employee, no stipend for use of personal vehicle (travel can be up to 1000 miles per week), the workload is often greater than what a small group should handle under normal conditions.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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