Kennametal Reviews

Updated 12 Sep 2020

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3.6
71%
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81%
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Kennametal President and CEO Ronald De Feo (no image)
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82 Ratings
Pros
  • "great people, good upword opportunities(in 18 reviews)

  • "Nice work environment, good management , good team playing , no pressure(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Good company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Kennametal full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, fixed hours travel

    Cons

    Employee engagement poor , no structure for career development

  2. "Best place to start career"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Bangalore

    I worked at Kennametal full-time

    Pros

    Good Knowledge and manufacturing experience

    Cons

    No onsite US relocation available


  3. "Sales And Application"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Company to work with all the systems in Place.

    Cons

    Salary and benefits. Clarity on Brands and its offerings.

  4. "Work environment."

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - AEM Developer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice work environment, good management , good team playing , no pressure

    Cons

    I don't say that their is any cons coz , I haven't felt like that in those 2 yrs .

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  5. "good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineering Internship in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    innovative and supportive to the new comers

    Cons

    work load is huge but can be tolerated

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  6. "Good Place to Work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Design Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Environment, Good Salary, Good place to start Career

    Cons

    No Cons. It has given me a good Corporate exposure.

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  7. "Cutting tool industry"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - BE MECHANICAL ENGINEER in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Kennametal full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment, Friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    Stringent work timings, target oriented

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "Just work-don't expect anything in return except some taunts from your manager for not working more."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    You can have good learning and can move into areas of knowledge other than your expertise.

    Cons

    Many people are not willing to share any documents or knowledge with new joinees. Many dirty politics by management Managers want something more from you - always! Not much work life balance. No shift allowance for working in night shift and have to pay additional amount for cab.

  9. "Company work culture"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Data Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work and learning

    Cons

    Good place to work except some managers superiority complex

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Not a Employee friendly Management"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Design Engineer in Bangalore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kennametal full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    No pros to tell as no one is cared about employees

    Cons

    Worst management, HR's dont even care about employees, they hear only managers words and follow them. Never expect promotion or hike.. They fool like anything. No one on one sessions are done and employee feedbacks are revealed to managers by HR. HRs are handled by Design Managers and not the Management

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