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On average, employees at Centex give their company a 4.3 rating out of 5.0 - which is 12% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest Centex employees are Administrative Assistants submitting an average rating of 4.5 and Construction Managers with a rating of 4.4.

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Average Rating
(based on 49 Centex Review Ratings)
Company Culture 4.3
Growth Opportunities 4.0
People You Work With 4.4
Person You Work For 4.4
Rewards You Receive 4.2
Support You Get 4.3
Way You Work 4.5
Work Setting 4.3

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Construction Manager
Posted 2 years ago in San Ramon, CA

"The best management practices I have ever seen in the industry."

What do you like about working at Centex?

"As a construction manager, having never been in that position before, there was constant management training. I also learned a lot from my immediate supervisor."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"This company is closed down also although are still selling inventory. Otherwise I would say - be prepared as it will be the most extensive interview you will ever have."

What don't you like about working at Centex?

"This was without a doubt the most politically oriented corporation I have ever worked for. It seemed people were trying so hard to be buddies with upper management your accomplishments didn't seem as important as they should."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"The only problem that I could see for this management was the political Dog eat dog atmosphere."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Assistant Superintendent
Posted 2 years ago in Fairfax, VA

"Overall it was one of the better places I have worked"

What do you like about working at Centex?

"They left me alone to do my work and figure most of it out for myself"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be on time and know that you are the right one for the job"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"none That I care to share. some are good some were really bad."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Warranty Manager
Posted 2 years ago in Nashville, TN

"Great place to work"

What do you like about working at Centex?

"They were open minded about day to day issues and gave you tools to change or fix issues as needed."

What don't you like about working at Centex?

"No longer here in TN. They no longer do residential homes."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Welder
Posted 2 years ago in Center, TX

What do you like about working at Centex?

"The money, and benifits. The learning experience was great also."

What don't you like about working at Centex?

"It's not what or where I really want to be or do."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Nothing really at all. Maybe try not cutting hours so much."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 2 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5

Average Centex Ratings in the Past 2 Years

Year Salary
2011 $4
2012 $4
Division President
Posted 2 years ago in East Orange, NJ

What do you like about working at Centex?

"the culture was great and the support was excellent. they allowed youto think out of the box"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"be up front, make sure you understand waht it is like to work for a public company"

What don't you like about working at Centex?

"being a public company you get lost in the amount of employees"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"listen to top management and practice what you preach. need more buy in discussions"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Design Compliance Manager
Posted 2 years ago in Elgin, IL

"Centex was a great company to work for!"

What do you like about working at Centex?

"there is always a challange in the respect level for hard workers such as myslef was there."

What don't you like about working at Centex?

"the merger with Pulte was a tailspin for most of the employees"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Division Controller
Posted 2 years ago in Bluffton, SC

What do you like about working at Centex?

"I enjoyed the business of home building, getting out to the field to see neighborhoods being built."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Ask targeted questions as to the core job responsibilities and clarify what support is provided for gaps with experience."

What don't you like about working at Centex?

"The location was not right for my family. The DP was a former controller who had difficulty letting go of the finance responsibilities."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Make a better effort to define expectations and more focus on training and mentoring employees"

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Customer Care Manager
Posted 2 years ago in Orlando, FL

What do you like about working at Centex?

"Great vision, took care of people, great systems and teamwork"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"The company has been bought by Pulte Homes and so I do not know what it is like now."

What don't you like about working at Centex?

"Very large company and sometimes it loses focus on the basics"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"The company should of never sold to Pulte Homes as it was good the way it was."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Project Superintendent
Posted 2 years ago
Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.9 / 5
Company Culture 3.9 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Design Compliance Manager
Posted 2 years ago
Support You Get 4.8 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.3 / 5
Company Culture 4.1 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Sales Assistant
Posted 2 years ago in Garland, TX
Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5 Work Setting 3.1 / 5
Support You Get 4.8 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2.1 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Field Manager
Posted 2 years ago in Las Vegas, NV
Person You Work For 4.8 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Director of Facilities
Posted 2 years ago
Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 2.9 / 5 Work Setting 2.2 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1.1 / 5
Company Culture 3.4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Regional Vice President
Posted 2 years ago
Person You Work For 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 3.1 / 5
Support You Get 4.8 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.8 / 5
Company Culture 4.9 / 5 Way You Work 3.9 / 5
Sales Manager
Posted 2 years ago
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.1 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
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