Coherent
2.5 of 5 31 reviews
www.coherent.com Santa Clara, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Coherent Inc

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsGreat people to work with and very accomodating boss

ConsLimited growth opportunities and management in some areas don't show appreciation for work done

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Used to be a good company to work for.

    (Former Employee)

    I worked at Coherent full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: There are some good, friendly people working there and the… Cons: No company loyalty. 401K match was reduced from 6 to 4%. Incentive bonuses, profit sharing, and commissions were eliminated. Older workers are… Advice to Senior Management: A company is about more than just profits, it about… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good for the Money, Not for your Future

    Manager (Former Employee)
    East Hanover, NJ

    I worked at Coherent full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: 1) Leader in the laser industry - Due to acquisition, not growth. 2) Salary for all positions is very good and… Cons: 1) Poor Leadership - All leaders do not think out of the box. Repeatedly see the same problems occur and no systemic change. 2) No… Advice to Senior Management: Have better leadership. Stop changing the goal every 6 months.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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