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Probably would be better if in a different dept.

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Current Employee - Senior Research Chemist  in  Saint Louis, MO
Current Employee - Senior Research Chemist in Saint Louis, MO

I have been working at Covidien full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

flex time, vacation starts with 3 weeks

Cons

Not a big enough company

Advice to ManagementAdvice

move people around when problems happen, don't just assume the employee is at fault

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Cool products, good support and management, balanced hard-working culture.

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    Current Employee - Senior R&D Engineer  in  Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Senior R&D Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

    I have been working at Covidien full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Cool products, good support and management, balanced hard-working culture.

    Cons

    Some corporate culture aspects are burdensome -- too much random training, kind of unbalanced and unhelpful internet filtering.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Enable R&D to keep developing products that make business sense, without bureaucracy.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Challenging but stressful at times

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    Current Employee - Systems Analyst III  in  Ponce, PR
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst III in Ponce, PR

    I have been working at Covidien full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Professional growth and exposure
    Empowerment by Management
    Salary fair and reasonable

    Cons

    Work-Life balance might be affected
    Development strategy sometimes slow

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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