Life Technologies
2.9 of 5 321 reviews
www.thermofisher.com Waltham, MA 5000+ Employees

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A decent Biotech firm

Manufacturing Supervisor (Current Employee)
Foster City, CA

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

ConsBusiness 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 Senior ManagementBetter communication.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Loved the place but constantly laying people off

    Oligo Chemist (Former Employee)
    Foster City, CA

    I worked at Life Technologies


    Pros: right by the SF bay people work life Cons: constant threats of layoffs thats it Advice to Senior Management: don't lay off your good employees More
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    Executives get paid well and lots of perks, everyone else gets very little

    Financial Analyst (Current Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Life Technologies


    Pros: Great technologies that will do good in the world. Cons: I have never worked for a company that is so disorganized. Duplication of efforts is rampant. Changing directions constantly is a continuous drain.… Advice to Senior Management: You will not retain good people if this is your… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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