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i have learned professionalism . time management aaand peoples skills . The people at Barloworld are very professional and easy to communicate with . I love
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Canteen food
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Long hours
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Barloworld is a very satisfying company to work for when you are on the ball and meeting all your targets.
Managing artisans with work coming in and going out on time is very challenging , but when it works out , is very satisfying to see customers pleased with the quality and professional work that comes out of the workshop.

Managing people is not easy but trust is everything. It all falls into place.

A good experience working at Barloworld equipment.
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One of the biggest earthmove equipment suppliers in South Africa to work for which supply equipment to the mining, construction and agriculture sectors in the African region.
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I was doing day to day maintenance, to work safe,very professional management, they treat everyone equal,working under stuff, given platform to work and the is very supportive
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Barloworld equipment is a good company who looks after its There is sustainability working for Barloworld and safe is the priority of the company and its not compromised and it always looks for way to improve,
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You get to learn quite a lot from fellow employees
Cons
Follow ups on Idp was a bit poor for my liking
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Always meet new people ,helpfull when comes to career pursuit.It has got most black empowerment compare to some companies .job security is the best cause hard to retrench
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great team work environment, I learnt a lot about heavy equipment and machinery, customer service.

hardest part of my job is carrying heavy parts as I do suffer with lower back pain


we have a safety culture and being in a good team makes my job enjoyable
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The family spirit is gone.You have become a number and there is anytime somebody than can replace you. Making money is king and not doing business that will bring in the money. Short term focus.
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Brandname
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Executive vision and decition making.
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It was best company to work for and environment ,they treat they employees fairly .

If I had another chance to go back there ,I would never hesitate to go back.
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I really enjoy my work here at barloworld over the years that I have been here, It is so exiting to work with a company of Barloworld calibre, the people are friendly and easy to work with, very helpful. i really enjoyed my time as a counter slaesperson where i was given targets to achieve and the commission that goes with it.
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starts at 05:30 in the morning
open to better your self with available training on hand

part of management team

good integrity

commitment for team members

enjoying time with customers

Product Support structure
Pros
good company to work for
Cons
remuration structure
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Company had a great culture, looked after its employees and the environment in general was great. engaging with end users was a great part of my job maybe its because I enjoy working with people
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Barloworld equipment looks good from the outside get inside you will regret people who get paid are the ones sitting in the office field workers are the least paid and they are an undermining company to get a position it depends on who you know you can spend 20 years on the same position without them even thinking to give you a promotion through experience and knowledge, they can take
your benefits they did it to so many employees especially the department that is least educated about labor laws they turn to treat them bad with no regard to your a
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I cannot say much about the BWE SAP IT Applications department. It provided me with a platform to learn much but the environment was more like working in a blast furnace. Results were produced. The environment is such that you work on a business process that needs a 1-week solution in 2 hours.

The system is highly customised, and when there is a break, the management commands the consultants to fix it the same day even if it needs more time for development and testing, and the quick solution will only be focussing on the broken part of the system and not wholistic.


The only time we would enjoy was when the managers were absent from work.


This workplace taught me to be independent, know all and tough.
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learn to be independent and responsible
Cons
Very Long hours, longer than 16 hours
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Good company and its good for young people who want to grow within earth moving machinery and who have desire to learn more
Education is the key for any opportunity that you are interested to follow
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Deve valorizar mais os trabalhadores,
Dar salario justo segundo o trabalho que a pessoa faz para estar motivado

Reconhecer os trabalhadores em destaque
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I wouldn't call my relatives to come an work here. Some managers do not approve overtime for office employees. Managers do not respect employees by listening to them. No room for improvements for employees of colour.
Pros
Free food for overtime
Cons
Allowances are not fixed for shift workers
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It is a good company to work for and there is lot of experience as you know they deal the most reliable Earthmoving machines (CAT) so if you want experience on Catterpillar machines, Barlows is the one you need
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Its a good company to work for
Level of professionalism and adhere to policies and procedures

Friendly employees

I enjoyed working at Barloworld Equipment because it is a progressive company and it takes care of their employees and the environment it is safe for employees to perform their duties on a daily bases
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To please clients the job must be completed at a recommended time and correctly the 1st time so if a fellow colleague has done that before can share information about tasks tricks and ways to perform it safely and quicker.
Pros
Free coffee and lunch discount
Cons
An hour break split into 3 a day
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Working for Barloworld gave me the in depth knowledge of HR/Payroll. I am what I am today because of Barloworld..The company really groomed to be the best person that I have become

I will forever cherish my stay in that company. My current employer has trusted me enough to handle the payroll on my own because of Barloworld because of the entire role of an employees lifecycle they have taught me
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Mining sector business downfall affecting the companies job security
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