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Company no longer around.
Warehouse/Logistics Manager (Former Employee) –  Portland, ORMarch 14, 2019
The company is no longer around as it stood, it has since been bought by another corporation and is not the same in anyway. the company only exists in name.
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3.0
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Pm
Project Manager (Current Employee) –  York, PAMarch 13, 2019
Normal workday includes meetings, email, and project management, in that order. Company operates on a "weak" PM disposition, with minimal control but otherwise most of the responsibility.
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2.0
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Great management, but stressful position
Customer Service Representative (Current Employee) –  Mesa, AZJanuary 23, 2019
Way too broad of a position, need to focus on specific areas in order to give employees opportunities to become specialized in an area instead of trying to force them to remember bits and pieces about multiple areas. It's a confusing and frustrating job. Managment is nice and wants to work with you and will try their best to help. The pay and benefits are good as well if you can handle the frustration.
Pros
Travel if needed
Cons
Stressful, demanding, pay on last day and 15th of the month.
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3.0
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Good work environment with flexible work schedule
Account Manager (Former Employee) –  Hibbing, MNDecember 1, 2018
Good company to work for, subject to industry and economic swings. OEM pricing was biggest hurdle to overcome. Fierce competition in the steel industry.
Pros
Compensation and work schedule
Cons
OEM pricing
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4.0
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Good experience
Senior Corporate Recruiter (Former Employee) –  York, PAOctober 18, 2018
Very Positive experience.. I would like to return if possible. it was a great experience, and enjoyed working with the management team.... local to my home
Pros
Flexible conditions
Cons
Contract ended
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4.0
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Good place to work - fast pace
Operational Procurement Agent 1 (Former Employee) –  Columbia, SCOctober 17, 2018
It is a good company to work for. A lot to accomplish everyday but very rewarding. Vendors and carriers were great to interact with. Learned a lot.
Hardest part - not always enough hours in the day to accomplish everything.
Pros
Helpful Employees and good vendors
Cons
Not enough hours in the day
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3.0
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A decent place to work.
Senior Designer (Former Employee) –  Waukesha, WIOctober 13, 2018
Metso is a supplier of technology and services for mining, aggregates, oil and gas, pulp, paper, as well as process industries. The Company operates Minerals segment, that covers mining, aggregates and recycling businesses; and Flow Control segment, that includes valves and pumps businesses. Metso offers a range of products in categories, including wear parts, spare parts, lokotrack mobile plants, crushers, feeders, screens, conveyors, grinding, separation, pyro processing, bulk materials handling and slurry pumps. Its services include field services, life cycle services for mining, repairs and refurbishment, chamber optimization and engineered upgrades.
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Terrible Upper Management Ruining Great Things
Mechanical Design Engineer (Former Employee) –  Danville, PAOctober 6, 2018
The office culture was fantastic right up until management closed the office to consolidate efforts elsewhere. The highest levels of management seemed incapable of of reigning in shareholder fears and instead gave in to the pandemonium acting like paranoid, headless chickens. There was a new mission, directive, corporate strategy, and company-wide restructuring every 6 months, none of which effected any actual change to better the continually worsening issues within the company.
Pros
Excellent Benefits and overall Culture
Cons
Management likely to destroy company in next 5 years
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3.0
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lots of traveling
Journeyman Millwright (Former Employee) –  Mesa, AZOctober 3, 2018
got to travel all over the United States of America. got to meet a lot of interesting people and see different mines. great place for a person with older chieldren or no family.
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5.0
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Metso is a great place to work.
Administrator (Former Employee) –  Columbia, SCSeptember 20, 2018
I thoroughly enjoyed my time at Metso. The benefits were great and the people were awesome. Company culture was positive and my supervisor was awesome and always positive.
Pros
Good pay
Cons
Location of company was a long commute for me.
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4.0
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overall good company
Human Resources Manager (Current Employee) –  Duluth, GASeptember 14, 2018
They have growing pains but overall Metso is a good company. My Supervisor was very good. I enjoyed working for this Supervisor. I'm not sure I can anything else.
Pros
Benefits are above average
Cons
They have growing pains
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Metso is a good company
Field Service Engineer (Former Employee) –  Mesa, AZAugust 27, 2018
I would do all the settings of the ball mills and crushers using a Bronson Scope. I would fill out all the paper work and information on all of the settings and send them to corporate office.
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Great place to work, global culture,
Manager of Grinding Services (Former Employee) –  York, PA 17406August 21, 2018
Metso was a great place to work. One of my favorite company. As Aftermarket and warranty manger I was in charge of the aftermarket business globally in all locations.
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Overload
Unspecified (Current Employee) –  York, PAJuly 27, 2018
This company is a Finnish company with a global footprint. Slow to change effectively, but initiates organizational change on average at 9 months per major change. Must teach yourself, no time allotted for training. opaque KPIs that feed an opaque bonus program.
Pros
People, Product
Cons
Process, bonus program
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4.0
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Good place to work
Field Service Engineer (Former Employee) –  Appleton, WIJuly 25, 2018
Metso went from a 475 employee company in Appleton to a 75 employee company after the crash of the economy in 2007. The company has restructured and is now competing again in the market place. The company was very good to me for the 20+ years I worked there
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Productive place
Plant engineer (Former Employee) –  Mâcon (71)May 2, 2018
Interesting international quarry and mining projects with a good managment. International working travel to follow the errection and manufacturing on subcontractor company.
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Good place to learn about valve industry but stressful environment
Assembler (Former Employee) –  Shrewsbury, MAApril 26, 2018
Typical day at work consists of regular 8 hour days (possibility of mandatory 10 hour days and mandatory Saturdays) Everything is a MUST SHIP. Likeliness of a "Good Job" comment for upper management is very low.
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Account Specialist Assistant
Account Specialist Assistant (Former Employee) –  Norcross, GAMarch 5, 2018
Prepared spare parts and maintenance service quotations in a timely manner for the Fiber Business Line Worked with Engineers, Product Managers, and Logistics to ensure the customer's needs were satisfied Communicated with Sales Managers/Account Specialists and other internal staff to complete client requests Calculated pricing, entered, and confirmed orders in the BaaN system
Resolved invoicing and pricing disputes for clients
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3.0
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Hack machine shop
Supervisor/Machinist (Former Employee) –  Mesa, AZMarch 2, 2018
Lots of big work, sporadic, dependant on copper mining almost entirely. Old, loose, shakey machinery, little tooling, support. If you like spending your life trying to fix junk with junk, using only what's in your toolbox, this is for you.
Pros
Compensation, vacation, holidays
Cons
Hours, equipment, tooling
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good job
Lead Shipper (Former Employee) –  Milwaukee, WIJanuary 24, 2018
. shipping and receiving departments... Performing necessary SAP transactions for Shipping and Receiving stock. Reports any shipping or receiving Operate image handling software
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