Covidien
3.1 of 5 376 reviews
www.covidien.com Dublin, Ireland 5000+ Employees

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An excellent employer with industry-leading products and great benefits

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Mansfield, MA

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

ProsPaid college tuition. Excellent vacation time. Reasonable HR policies. An environment of encouragement towards personal and professional growth.

ConsSome positions paid below industry averages.
Limited advancement opportunities if employee lacks college degree.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Was treated very well.

Electronic Assembler (Former Employee)
Watertown, NY

I worked at Covidien full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Good pay, sick pay, paid vacation, good benefits. treated their… Cons: Advancement did not occur often. People on the PCB line they are the… Advice to Senior Management: Should stop closing the US plants. You are taking money… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Poor Culture, Poor Leadership

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Hazelwood, MO

I have been working at Covidien


Pros: Good, Knowledgeable people at mid to lower levels. Cons: R & D is poorly run and bad decision making (short term gain trumps long term success). Do not question leaders regardless of how… Advice to Senior Management: What would someone you respect think of you decisions as… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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