Eastman Reviews

Updated 9 Aug 2020

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3.6
68%
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62%
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Eastman Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark J. Costa
Mark J. Costa
704 Ratings
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  1. "Best place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Leader 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    People and work culture is amazing

    Cons

    I don't see any major Cons

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  2. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineering Co-Op in Kingsport, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, work-life balance and opportunities for growth.

    Cons

    There is nothing bad to say.


  3. "Great company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Kingsport, TN

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

    Pros

    Competitive pay with great people

    Cons

    It is a demanding manufacturing work environment

  4. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations in Kingsport, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay and good benefits

    Cons

    Swing shift, overtime scheduling could be better

  5. "Eastman - Electrical Engineer - Review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electrical Engineer in Longview, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Eastman full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Large well organized company with broad opportunities.

    Cons

    Politics and other typical issues that go along with corporate environment.

  6. "Great place to work for!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - LSE Lab Technician 
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Eastman part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Team-oriented environment Opportunities and encouragement for career growth

    Cons

    Swing shift schedule can be tiresome. But you are aware of this going into the job.

  7. "A good start"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Design Engineer in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Eastman full-time

    Pros

    Eastman has great work environment and culture

    Cons

    There is less transparency when compared to higher level hierarchy and lower level hierarchy.

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  8. "Good place to work but upper management doesn't have a clue of how the processes work."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Chemical Process Operator in Kingsport, TN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Eastman full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good benefits and pay is above average.

    Cons

    Can have to work a lot of overtime

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  9. "Salary"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Rotterdam

    I have been working at Eastman full-time

    Pros

    Salary and bonuses, direct management

    Cons

    Work-life balance and high workload

  10. "Out of date"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Engineer 

    I have been working at Eastman full-time

    Pros

    Friendly people and people really seem to care about each other.

    Cons

    Need to get with the times. Several policies are outdated

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