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Covestro Reviews

Updated 27 March 2019
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Pros
  • "There is perfect work life balance" (in 12 reviews)

  • "Extremely friendly coworkers, knowledgeable lab members, wonderful work environment" (in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • "Didn't seem to have a lot of opportunities for advancement" (in 2 reviews)

  • "Slow, Low pay packages, Too many changes in the recent past" (in 2 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    Helpful (4)

    "Diamond in the Rough"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Baytown, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Baytown, TX (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Management accommodates employee growth, abundant opportunities, great work environment, great people, flexible schedules.

    Cons

    None that are specific to Covestro, corporate is very supportive of employees. Bayer material sciences was recently transferred to Covestro resulting in some changes to data management etc. , but for the most part the transfer was seamless.


  2. "Workday Security Consultant"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Workday Security Consultant in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Workday Security Consultant in Mumbai

    I have been working at Covestro full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    People who like clearly defined roles and expectations often enjoy working at a large company, Reviews are scheduled, paychecks are on time, and career paths can be easier to predict because progression tends to follow a predetermined pattern.

    Cons

    I didn't have any Cons about my company

    Advice to Management

    No comment

  3. "Good company but crooked local leadership"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Covestro full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good policies, systems, bonus etc

    Cons

    High level of politics & lobbying at local leadership, misusing their power & keeping local staff threatened


  4. "Awesome company to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work life balance.Flexible work hours.
    Work from home facility.

    Cons

    Flat structure,less chances to grow.

    Advice to Management

    You are doing great job.
    Keep up the good work


  5. "Technical Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covestro full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance
    Can move to different positions internally
    Friendly culture

    Cons

    Low pay compared to competition
    If boss is bad you are screwed
    Slow growth


  6. "Good Work environment"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Manager in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covestro full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Focused on Safety and Sustainability.
    Exposure to take calculated risks.
    All processes are very much systematic and adhered to compliance very strictly.
    Salary received on time, strictly.
    Good work-life balance.

    Cons

    Due to stringent rules and regulations, delay are prominent sometimes.


  7. "Great Work-life Balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Covestro full-time

    Pros

    Takes good care of its employee

    Cons

    People driven rather then system driven.

  8. "Production executive"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chemical Engineer in Greater Noida
    Current Employee - Chemical Engineer in Greater Noida
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good knowledge in polyurethane

    Cons

    Extra knowledge & growth

    Advice to Management

    Good


  9. "Good Company on path of avg."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Covestro full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    1. Structured company
    2. Carrying Brand value
    3. Try to make work life balance

    Cons

    1. No coordination from top to bottom
    2. Poor payscale

    Advice to Management

    Avoid conventional approach


  10. "Sr. Executive Quality Control"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Executive in Greater Noida
    Current Employee - Senior Executive in Greater Noida
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    As a MNC it is a good company

    Cons

    As a MNC it was a good company but due to local Management company can't create work culture as a MNC