Wyeth Reviews

Updated April 8, 2014
Updated April 8, 2014
178 Reviews
4.0
178 Reviews
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Wyeth President and CEO Bernard J. Poussot
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93 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great place to work, work life balance, respect for people, great work environment (in 13 reviews)

  • decent salary and benefits and work environment (in 15 reviews)


Cons
  • Small senior management "club" environment (in 11 reviews)

  • Bought by Pfizer and so many great people let go (in 4 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    very satisfying career

    Former Employee - Pharmaceuticals Sales Representative  in  Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Pharmaceuticals Sales Representative in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Wyeth full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    the people I worked with were the best

    Cons

    the pressure to produce made the job stressful at times

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    don't sell out your people

  2.  

    Application Support

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wyeth full-time

    Pros

    Very good team work overall

    Cons

    Very busy and high pace working environment

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    The best place to work for

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Service  in  Carolina, PR
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Carolina, PR

    I worked at Wyeth full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    I worked for a company where I learned to use my skills and obtained an excellent experience. Company showed me that the life of our customers was very important. My efforts were noticed therefore I got transferred to another department. I enjoyed working there a lot because everyone was friendly and worked as a team.

    Cons

    Nothing to say on this

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get in touch with the employees at production and packaging.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    A company that had it all figured out

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Director  in  Collegeville, PA
    Former Employee - Senior Director in Collegeville, PA

    I worked at Wyeth full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Project/Product focussed organization...in a matrixed organization
    Good decision making

    Cons

    Redux lawwsuits
    Commercial dependance on sales force rather than some of the newer technologies

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Excellent Experience

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wyeth

    Pros

    Wyeth provided a serious production professional atmosphere with excellent resources and opportunities to grow professionally into areas that you proved to be competent.

    Cons

    Unfortunately,Wyeth was dissolved and purchased by Pfizer. Wyeth isnow only the name of the infant nutrition division of Pfizer and was bought by Nestle.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management kept true to their mission, vision and values and was a pleasure to work with others in senior management.

  7.  

    Proud to be a part of the Wyeth Team

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wyeth

    Pros

    Not one of the massive pharma companies but had great salary and benefits. They were very proud of their employees, products and customers.

    Cons

    They got acquired by Pfizer and had to substantially downsize.

  8.  

    I'm able to applied all the skills in all aspects of my life, both within the industry and in my personal life.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Quality Control Laboratory Analyst  in  Canlubang (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Quality Control Laboratory Analyst in Canlubang (Philippines)

    I worked at Wyeth as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    People are professional and very accomodating

    Cons

    Be stricter in implementing proper atire inside the laboratory

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    it is job well done

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great Intern experience

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Intern  in  Collegeville, PA
    Former Employee - Intern in Collegeville, PA

    I worked at Wyeth as an intern for more than a year

    Pros

    Learned a great deal from multiple challenging projects
    Pay for position was very good
    Offered flexible time during the summer
    Good work environment
    For a large company it was actually a fairly friendly and fun environment
    Low turnover at least in the group I worked at

    Cons

    As a large company there was some political games and bureaucracy
    Some of the cultural has changed since Pfizer bought them

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    it was great!

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wyeth full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great company, with great co workers and with great management!

    Cons

    There were no cons working at Wyeth!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no advice...keep up the great work

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Sales force

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Representative  in  Bogotá, Bogota (Colombia)
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Bogotá, Bogota (Colombia)

    I worked at Wyeth full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Team work, innovation driven, upgrade values

    Cons

    Melting with pfizer in 2009

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be a results driven professional

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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