Tyco Reviews

Updated August 27, 2015
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Tyco CEO George R. Oliver
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Pros
  • The work/life balance is probably the best attribute to this company (in 16 reviews)

  • A very diversified company with some great benefits (in 18 reviews)

Cons
  • A company that promotes work life balance but does not grant it to you (in 11 reviews)

  • Upper management is constantly breathing down employees necks (in 21 reviews)

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  1. Tyco

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to develop friendships and grow personally and professionally.

    Cons

    Difficult place to work right now because of current downsizing environment.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to provide as much training and support to your employees during your realignment.


  2. Security

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Growth, face paced, protecting people and property

    Cons

    Not a good team enviroment


  3. Good work environment

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Analyst in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tyco (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good salary, flexible team, good environment

    Cons

    Micromanaging, unrealistic expectations, strong personalities.


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  5. nice place to work

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    Current Employee - Order Puller in Norcross, GA
    Current Employee - Order Puller in Norcross, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tyco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    It's a nice place to work and you can learn how to do alot different type of work

    Cons

    They take to long to hire some good help

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees more when they give you advice


  6. Supply Chain Manager

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Diverse portfolio of products vital to business and personal security and safety. Many opportunities for different positions within the growing and changing global company. Strong focus on technology and innovation.

    Cons

    Disconnect between message and practice on employee appreciation. High volume and degree of change has tendency to delay and even paralyze initiatives.

    Advice to Management

    Align corporate messages with practical application.


  7. Product manager

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westford, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westford, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Tyco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    opportunities exist, but you better deliver.

    Cons

    a big business issue, but decisions are fast, doing the work is slow. Momentum continues bad processes

    Advice to Management

    Let people try and fail vs. try and your fired


  8. Negetive place to be

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Aurora, CO
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Aurora, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Location and Benefits and bonus

    Cons

    Negetive management inconsistant policies and policy enforcement

    Advice to Management

    Managers stop being selfish and Treat employees better instead of robots. Be fair you only pick on certain people


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    Commercial Account Executive

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Tyco IS provides on-going training and development. There are resources to learn new information or refresh info. It was a positive work environment and team oriented with great leadership.

    Cons

    Long hours to invest for requirements of job and low salary offered which is below market salary for job requirements.

    Advice to Management

    N/A


  10. Global Company

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Decent pay, fairly stable company

    Cons

    Lots of HR policy Changes and restructuring of benefits.

    Advice to Management

    Need to consider employees as #1 asset.


  11. Administratiave

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Walnut Cove, NC
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Walnut Cove, NC

    I have been working at Tyco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    my co-workers in the SSO are great to get along with

    Cons

    not properly compensated for the amount of work that is required



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