Brooks Automation

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Brooks Automation Reviews

33 Reviews
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33 Reviews
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Brooks Automation President, CEO, and Director Stephen S. Schwartz
Stephen S. Schwartz
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    culture

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Commodity Manager in Chelmsford, MA
    Current Employee - Commodity Manager in Chelmsford, MA

    I have been working at Brooks Automation full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    many projects, constant stimulation, activity, learning opportunity

    Cons

    frazzled management, program of the day, lack of focus

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    focus, monitor, measure

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

Brooks Automation Interviews

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Poway, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Poway, CA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Brooks Automation in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    Spoke with five people. It felt like a conversation rather than an interview. I spoke with five people in one at a time, which kept a casual atmosphere. The company has a lot of different groups, and it depends on the department on how the intervews procede.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing to mention. Just be yourself and try to engage and ask questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    The internship was through a contracter and paid hourly. The rate was fixed at $20 an hour with time and a half after working 8 hours.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.brooks.com
Headquarters Chelmsford, MA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1978
Type Company - Public (BRKS)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Brooks Automation supplies a steady stream of production tools and factory automation products for the semiconductor industry. It makes tool automation products, such as vacuum robots and cluster assemblies used by semiconductor manufacturers. Brooks' wafer handling systems include vacuum cassette elevator loadlocks, transfer robots, and thermal conditioning modules and aligners. It also makes vacuum equipment for makers of flat-panel displays and data storage devices. Brooks serves top customers, such as Applied Materials and Lam Research, through three segments: Critical... More

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