Alere
2.4 of 5 118 reviews
www.alere.com Waltham, MA 5000+ Employees

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Disorganized but fun

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsDynamic environment, solid product lines, great colleagues. Overall a very fun and rewarding experience. Salaries were competitive if you negotiated well.

ConsManagement changed priorities and org chart frequently, after every acquisition. Lots of politics and favoritism, but no more than other places.

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    Good and Growing Company

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    I have been working at Alere full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Great Senior Leadership Good Salary and Benefits (add more options in 401(k)) Commitment to Quality is not just skin deep As a clarification: Alere is a global conglomerate… Cons: HR is widely perceived as having a "hire and fire" mentality at the direct Patient Care staffing level. HR is not trusted by managers. This "con"… Advice to Senior Management: Direct Patient Care staff (whether homeworkers or at a company location) are monitored and new hires should be more fully informed ahead of time about… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    THis is a place where work and life are balanced.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Alere for more than 3 years


    Pros: Company offers a good work/life balance. Also values employee health… Cons: Lack of communication at times. Advice to Senior Management: NA Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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