Varian Semiconductor
4.3 of 5 15 reviews
www.vsea.com Gloucester, MA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Wonderful products, management, and employees

EM Assembler (Former Employee)

ProsStrong management/supervisory level efforts for employee training, department and corporate business updates
Employee appreciation and input is regular and well-organized
Safety is emphasized
Documentation is generally very good

ConsIon implant industry tends to rise and fall... layoffs every couple of years are common... rehiring is a general practice, although most employees start off as contractors

Advice to Senior ManagementNot sure how annual sales projections are made... inneffective this year?

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great employer, benefits,and great company to work for.

    Senior Field Service Engineer (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Varian Semiconductor


    Pros: The benefits and pay are great. Your allowed to work… Cons: Hours sometimes can be difficult. Advancement is difficult in the position… Advice to Senior Management: Would be good to be able to crosstrain either into solar field and relocate if… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    A contractor working at Varian...

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Varian Semiconductor


    Pros: Flexible work/life/etc. attitude. My direct management very open-minded, relaxed, but competent. Interesting… Cons: Management can be too "hands off" at times. Some of the non-contractors have an "us/them" attitude, which is quite strange, almost as if they're threatened. Office facilities… Advice to Senior Management: Be more transparent about whether or not contract employees who would like to be hired have any chance to be hired permanently. Keep up the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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