STAAR Surgical
3.3 of 5 7 reviews
www.staar.com Monrovia, CA 150 to 499 Employees

STAAR Surgical Reviews

Updated Mar 20, 2014
STAAR Surgical – United Arab Emirates – “my office”

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3.3 7 reviews

                             

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Barry G. Caldwell

(3 ratings)

67% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Unprofessional working experience

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Monrovia, CA

I worked at STAAR Surgical full-time for less than a year

ProsFew select managers are actually good and open

ConsThe company allows certain poor leadership with bad management style in charge of key departments

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Manufacturing

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at STAAR Surgical full-time for more than a year

Prosgood people to work with

Consno ladder for technical improvement

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Constant state of change

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at STAAR Surgical full-time for more than 8 years

ProsSmall company, easy access to upper management. Good technology but limited to a few products.

ConsSalaries on the low side, processes in place like it's a multi-billion dollar company

Advice to Senior ManagementFacilitate communication and collaboration in global setting and invest in good infrastructure systems (Quality control system). Hire more 'Indians and fewer chiefs'.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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very very very very stressful

CNC Machinist (Former Employee)
Monrovia, CA

I worked at STAAR Surgical full-time for more than 5 years

Prosnice manangers, clean environment, overtime pay is reasonable. secured parking lot. nice location. employees are nice. paid overseas trip.

Consdo not give bonuses. stressful environment. corporate. only higher positions get bonuses. no warning for employees of downsize. do not pay very much.

Advice to Senior Managementappreciate the hard work of your employess by giving them raise or bonus

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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good and worth it

Product Manager (Current Employee)

I have been working at STAAR Surgical

Prosthe annual package compared to other competitors in the field, the work environment and the knowledge you could get when working with STAAR.

Consthe hard way to get the superior position, or to develop your management skills.
the stressful atmosphere with the supervisors.

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Entry Level Manufacturing (Current Employee)
Monrovia, CA

I have been working at STAAR Surgical full-time for more than 5 years

ProsThis company's actually helping people with Cataracts see again.

ConsI really cannot think of any.

Advice to Senior ManagementAssist your lower management employees with schooling to future their knowledge for your company.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Excellent company to work for

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Monrovia, CA

I worked at STAAR Surgical full-time

ProsI have rarely had the wholly positive experience I did at STAAR Surgical. Executive management is approachable and encourages input from employees at all levels.

ConsOffices are not that nice.

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue what you're doing!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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