Sigma-Aldrich Reviews

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Sigma-Aldrich President, CEO, and Director Rakesh Sachdev
Rakesh Sachdev
88 Ratings
  • A great company for hard-working individuals.

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    Current Employee - Chemist II in Madison, WI
    Current Employee - Chemist II in Madison, WI

    I have been working at Sigma-Aldrich full-time

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    Positive Outlook
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Marit-based raises
    Exceptional 401k
    Upward mobility
    Fast-growing and fast-paced
    Exciting projects

    Cons

    Stressful deadlines
    High employee turnover
    Young average employee age

    Advice to Management

    You've consistently hired young, recent college graduates. This is good, but should be balanced by hiring experienced workers from elsewhere in industry to decrease turnover.

Sigma-Aldrich Interviews

Updated Apr 14, 2015

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    QA Specialist Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Standard phone interview, on site interview, offer extended. Recruiter was nice and very helpful. Did not accept the offer due to low pay and what appeared to be a low opportunity for advancement.

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Sigma-Aldrich Awards & Accolades

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Dow Jone Sustainability Index, Dow Jones, 2013
The Civic 50, Bloomberg, 2013
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Additional Info

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Website www.sigmaaldrich.com
Headquarters Saint Louis, MO
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1975
Type Company - Public (SIAL)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

While the average person might not see the Sigma-Aldrich name every day, it’s likely that, at some point, everyone will see, touch, smell or be impacted by our products. Sigma-Aldrich is one of the largest suppliers and manufacturers of chemical products to research and applied labs as well as to industrial and commercial markets worldwide. While some of our chemicals... More

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