Castrol India Reviews

Updated 3 Mar 2021

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  1. "Best MNC to work with"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Mumbai
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Gives full freedom and has strong People culture

    Cons

    Nothing to comment on this as company has strong policies

  2. "Working with Castrol"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - ASM in New Delhi
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Castrol India full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good safety policy Good pay Well recognised brand Brand equity

    Cons

    Low growth Frequent restructuring in every 2 year Too much system oriented Too much politics Manager are egoistics

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  3. "Overall good company to work"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Castrol India full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Safety oriented, Good perks and incentives,

    Cons

    Reach only up to line manager, instead of skill based it lands to perception based marking system. If your number drops them emmense pressure comes. Job security not there. Unnecessary driving.

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  4. "Great Place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Castrol India full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Best minds in the industry. Market & Category leader. First to take industry into new directions Great culture and respect towards one another

    Cons

    Lean organization hence opportunities reduce as you move higher up.

  5. "Castrol under BP"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER in Patna, Bihar
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Salary, Great colleagues, good work life balance

    Cons

    Job always on stake ( company struggling to make profit), Internal bad politics

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  6. "Worst organization"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Castrol India full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    No pros at all ,just they pay you well ,as per industry standards, rest your career is so so uncertain ,if your join this org

    Cons

    No future ,worst leadership, alot of politics , no job security, hiring people with no plan in hand next month laying off stating no roles

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  7. "None"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - General Manager in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Castrol India full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Ethically upright and safety conscious organization

    Cons

    Lubes market under threat due to Electric vehicles

  8. "Good simple non complex business"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Performance Analyst in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Simple yet lucrative business models

    Cons

    Industry is a bit on volatile side

  9. "Very ethical company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Castrol India full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent work culture, Respectful work behaviors , Professional work approach.

    Cons

    No particular cons to share

  10. "Area Manager with 10 years experience in Automotive sector"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Castrol India full-time

    Pros

    Team player open to work adaptable

    Cons

    Emphatic towards a situation tend to be political while answering

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