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Great place to intern!

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Former Intern - Vaccine Technology and Engineering Inter in West Point, PA
Former Intern - Vaccine Technology and Engineering Inter in West Point, PA

I worked at Merck as an intern (less than a year)

Pros

Treat their interns very well
Don't forget about you
Large West Point, PA campus
Great environment in MRL (research side)
Opportunity to develop own project as intern

Cons

none really for an intern

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Good company, crazy with change for change sake

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    Former Employee - Associate Director in North Wales, PA
    Former Employee - Associate Director in North Wales, PA

    I worked at Merck full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Benefits were good
    People were among the finest.
    Location in PA had more affordable housing
    Reasonable commute

    Cons

    Due to restructuring there was a lot of fear and confusion. Some people added to the difficulty of a difficult time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't hire the consultants , rather hire some you laid off to share their expertise.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Fantastic co-workers and interesting job...but....

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    Current Employee - Scientist in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Scientist in Boston, MA

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

    Pros

    great co-workers, challenging, interesting work

    Cons

    constant upheaval in organization - I had 4 managers in 4 years
    company seems unable to stick to a course of action long enough to effect any positive change
    Insane amount of work with ever shrinking resources
    Employee development is stagnant
    Salaries are lowest in the area compared to other pharma

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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