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Great experience

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Intern - Graduate Intern in West Point, PA
Current Intern - Graduate Intern in West Point, PA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Merck as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

Comprehensive internship program that provided necessary training in the pharmaceutical industry. Great work environment, beautiful campus and enjoyable colleagues.

Cons

Hard to know what other areas of research are available at the facility.

Advice to Management

Continue to provide the internship program and support future scientists.

Other Employee Reviews for Merck

  1. A manager of people

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Merck full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The vision to be the best healthcare company in the world. They go big! The company is compassionate towards it people in almost all cases.

    Cons

    Slow to change, despite efforts that realize they need to. "Bad eggs" are not removed. They are kept long after it has been clear they should go.

    Advice to Management

    Recognize and reward employees that live the leader behaviors so they don't just look good an the "shelf".help employees be less afraid of retaliation for taking calculated risks.


  2. Big company, lack of good plans.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Principal Scientist in Union, NJ
    Current Contractor - Principal Scientist in Union, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Merck as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Relative stable. Good training systems.

    Cons

    Higher level managers are lack of good vision and long term plan.

    Advice to Management

    Need experienced senior managers.


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