There are newer employer reviews for Beckman Coulter
There are newer employer reviews for Beckman Coulter

See Most Recent

A good company to work for

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Senior Technical Operations Scientist in Chaska, MN
Former Employee - Senior Technical Operations Scientist in Chaska, MN

I worked at Beckman Coulter full-time (More than 8 years)

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

Pros

Beckman Coulter at least at the Chaska, Minnesota site is an excellent place to start or continue a career. The company is very focused on staff development, demonstrating the knowledge that well motivated staff is mission critical.

Cons

There has been times of unfortunate "inbreeding" by longer term middle management at various sites, that was not properly identified and addressed by upper management. This did damaged product development and subsequent profitability. This type of situation can happen anywhere. The recent acquisition by Danaher is a very positive development.

Advice to Management

Continue to monitor actual versus reported activities looking for reporting with too much polish. The overall company is well worth the extra effort.

0 reviews filtered by
  • Any Location
  • Any Job Title
  • Any Status
  1. Helpful (2)

    A mixed bag

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Indianapolis, IN
    Former Employee - Senior Software Development Engineer in Indianapolis, IN

    I worked at Beckman Coulter full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The engineers and scientists are generally exceptionally smart. Challenging projects. Product lines that had the means to do good in the world, rather than just make money for the company.

    Cons

    Middle and upper management often clueless, and communication up and down the management chain may be...modified...to suit the audience. Pay and benefits not on par with the talent of the individuals doing the work: "target" for pay is 90% of "market average".

    Advice to Management

    Get better at recognizing the people who do the work that pays your salary: the people who are developing the company's products.


  2. My Review of Beckman Coulter

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Beckman Coulter full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work, had company car, cell phone ,laptop, expenses home office when there was down time

    Cons

    Hard work in the field lots of traffic and worked in the City parking was very bad sometimes work out state

    Advice to Management

    More rewards give back all the benefits they took away be more free with expenses in the field


There are newer employer reviews for Beckman Coulter
There are newer employer reviews for Beckman Coulter

See Most Recent

Work at Beckman Coulter? Share Your Experiences

Beckman Coulter

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.