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Great place to grow

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Current Employee - Quality Analyst in Hobart, NY
Current Employee - Quality Analyst in Hobart, NY

I have been working at Covidien full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

If you work hard and apply yourself, you can build a career.

Cons

New hires tend to be paid more than experienced staff who have the same job title (salaried non-exempt), so moving up the ladder is critical to making decent money.

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    My first job

    Current Employee - Engineer II
    Current Employee - Engineer II

    I have been working at Covidien full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Well-run company uses industry-wide best-practices. Great opportunity for someone new to the industry to learn quickly.
    - Lot's of training opportunities (six sigma, leadership, etc.)
    - Bonus and merit increases every year.

    Cons

    As would be expected in large cap medtech:
    - bureaucratic.
    - too many people involved in everything.
    - highly risk averse.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Company appears to be well-managed. Prospering above the industry average under headwinds in the business environment.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great Company to work for.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Quality Control in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Employee - Quality Control in Saint Louis, MO

    I worked at Covidien full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Advancement opportunities. Overtime for non-exempt. Benefits are adove average.

    Cons

    Higher than average stress levels due to nature of buisness.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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