Baxter Reviews

Updated April 17, 2015
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Baxter Chairman and CEO Robert L. Parkinson Jr.
Robert L. Parkinson Jr.
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Pros
  • The company is flexible with your work/ life balance (in 24 reviews)

  • Good benefits, decent salary, flexibility is good but can be better (in 31 reviews)

Cons
  • Reluctant to change with the times (technology), work life balance is a struggle (in 23 reviews)

  • upper management does not grasp the daily struggles that the frontline representatives go through (in 17 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1. Digital Communications

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Deerfield, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Deerfield, IL

    I have been working at Baxter full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work! Flexible hours, meaningful work, great benefits, great people, good compensation, good business model, bright future, etc.

    Cons

    Some of the systems are outdated and conservative, but there is room for improvement.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work, treat your employee well and they will work had and treat Baxter well.

  2. Great experience

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    Current Employee - Engineer
    Current Employee - Engineer

    I have been working at Baxter

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Baxter is a great place to work with great people. I love the fact that there is a good work/ life balance. They are overall a great organization

    Cons

    I don't think I have anything negative to say about the company

  3. Regulatory Affairs Associate

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good relationships with manager and team
    Broad range of opportunities to learn new functions

    Cons

    Long commute if you are living in Chicago

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  5. Great

    • Comp & Benefits
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Cafeteria is good and clean

    Cons

    Overtime gets to be to much

  6. Manufacturing Tech 2

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent benefits, lots of opportunity to grow, plenty of overtime.

    Cons

    Upper management has no idea if SOPs are followed.

    Advice to Management

    Do more then just put cameras on the floor

  7. Business Systems Analyst

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    Committed to customer and patient needs.

    Cons

    No cons at this time.

  8. Company committed to do what is needed to be done for the product to be available for the patient.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter full-time

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Good company values and committed with patients needs

    Cons

    Too many organizational changes in recent times affecting continuity.

  9. Good work life balance

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    Current Employee - Project Leader in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Project Leader in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Baxter

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Overall a good company to work for. With good benefits and amenities. Very stable possition.

    Cons

    Salaries could be higher. Difficult to advance in the company

    Advice to Management

    Provide training to assist employee advancement and growth

  10. Fun work environment

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great Benefits and employees work well together

    Cons

    Horrible hours not seem to care about the work life balance

  11. Marketing manager

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Baxter full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Large company, stable, good benefit, clear career path, hire smart people

    Cons

    Politics, not exciting products, bad HR practice, too many reorganizations in recent years

    Advice to Management

    Look for more innovative products, take care of your employees

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