Praxair Reviews

Updated 17 April 2015
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Pros
  • Good place to work if you are looking for a good work life balance (in 10 reviews)

  • People are great hardworking Benefits ok middle of road (in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • Work-life balance is sometimes a challenge (in 5 reviews)

  • The main goal of Upper management is to get money to the stockholders (in 8 reviews)

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  1. graduate engineer intern

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    Former Intern - Intern in Bangalore
    Former Intern - Intern in Bangalore

    I worked at Praxair as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good engineering management, did not receive any compensation or perks

    Cons

    Scope for challenging projects was limited and depends on opportunities for new projects. Satisfactory work culture. Scope for professional growth is limited.

  2. good company to work with recommended

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Praxair full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good culture and values recommeded to work

    Cons

    not global stds has lot of gaps between india and global

    Advice to Management

    meet global stds

  3. aa+

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    Former Employee - Associate Manager in Hyderābād
    Former Employee - Associate Manager in Hyderābād

    I worked at Praxair full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Gives you an exposure to best Technology & practices of Industry .
    Balanced in growth ,

    Cons

    slow for personal growth not very aggressive in remuneration

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  5. i have well experienced with specialty gas aspects & Safe handling procedures.

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    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in Bangalore

    I have been working at Praxair

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    i got the knowledge about all specialty gasses physical & chemical properties,What ever gasses spread ed in our surroundings now i am familiar with their percentage h0w it is related to us.How to handle with specialty gas leakages,what are the safety procedures we have to take all those training i have completed.i have knowledge about types of cylinders & their specifications

    Cons

    they were not taking care what v r doing in customer site,They are not giving any further knowledge about gasses not giving any facilities in customer sites ,We are sincerely doing lots of thing in customer site but ur management not at all seeing our work....my self very sad about these things.

  6. Nice People, Good Opportunity

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    Former Employee - Director - Sales
    Former Employee - Director - Sales

    I worked at Praxair

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great Support, Sales works as a team, Well known name

    Cons

    You can sometimes find yourself spread a little to thin.

    Advice to Management

    Open communication on direction you want sales to stear their message.

  7. Manager

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Praxair

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

    Pros

    Good benefits, cutting edge technology, financial strength.

    Cons

    Over zealous for safety meetings quota lose's the desired required awareness.
    After 50+, you will be ousted ASAP!

    Advice to Management

    Age discrimination has to be stopped before it becomes talent drain and hurts the corporation.

  8. Helpful (2)

    Great for young employees. Great place to get started. Get some skills and get out.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Praxair full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits (check fine print)

    Cons

    Low pay and bonuses. Lots of turnover. Massive lay offs, replacements are extremely young and inexperienced.

    Advice to Management

    Share the wealth.

  9. Helpful (1)

    Good company with good management

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Praxair

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    One of their main concerns is safety, they pay well, have benefits, overall a good company to work for

    Cons

    I haven't really been working here that long, but I don't have anything negative to say.

  10. Helpful (1)

    Truck driver

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    Current Employee - Truck Driver in Dallas, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Truck Driver in Dallas, TX (US)

    I have been working at Praxair

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Steady work good pay ok insurance

    Cons

    Poorly managed no respect. They talk saftey but dont have a clue high insurance

  11. Helpful (1)

    Company Culture has gone downhill!

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Praxair

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Company continues to have a strong revenue stream.

    Cons

    Company does not value employees at all.

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