Life Technologies

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2 people found this helpful  

A decent Biotech firm

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Manufacturing Supervisor  in  Foster City, CA
Current Employee - Manufacturing Supervisor in Foster City, CA

Pros

Great products,
Great Technologies,
Great Customer,
Great network
Great impact on LIFE.
Great reputation
Stable and growing.
Pursue for improvement.

Cons

Business is always business.
Fast pace of changes.
Lack of training.
Bad health care plan.
Not impressive retirement plan as well as stock purchase plan.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Better communication.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Other reviews for Life Technologies

  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    It's nice to work in Life Technologies. You get lot's of opportunites to learn.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Management Specialist  in  Carlsbad, CA
    Current Employee - Project Management Specialist in Carlsbad, CA

    Pros

    1. Learning opportunities
    2. Nice culture
    3. Good product
    4. Good management team

    Cons

    There's always problem with big organziation. It's hard to make changes sometime.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more focused.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Loved the place but constantly laying people off

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Oligo Chemist  in  Foster City, CA
    Former Employee - Oligo Chemist in Foster City, CA

    Pros

    right by the SF bay
    people
    work life

    Cons

    constant threats of layoffs
    thats it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    don't lay off your good employees

    Disapproves of CEO
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