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Basel (Switzerland)
10000+ employees
2000
Company - Public (SYT)
Manufacturing
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Syngenta helps to feed the world. The company is at the top of its industry along with Bayer CropScience and Monsanto as the world's largest agrochemical business. Syngenta produces crop protection products (insecticides, herbicides, fungicides), field crop ... Read more

Syngenta Reviews

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Syngenta CEO Erik Fyrwald
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  • "Syngenta solid performer, great culture, big enough to offer lots of opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Greensboro, NC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Greensboro, NC
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    I have been working at Syngenta full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Syngenta has a great culture. The atmosphere is professional and business casual. The people are great to work with and respectful. The company is a solid performer and is continually improving and growing. I personally enjoy the chances we have to work with other cultures around the world. The main benefit to working here is that it is big enough to allow opportunities in many areas. When you want a change, you can move within the organization without losing benefits and starting over.

    Cons

    The global nature of the company is a great positive, but it also means you're not 100% on your own. Collaboration and teamwork are key to success.

    Advice to Management

    I am excited about the strategy and new ideas coming forward! A big thank you for the great support and energy propelling us forward!

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Syngenta Interviews

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    Production Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Saint Gabriel, LA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Syngenta (Saint Gabriel, LA).

    Interview

    The interview process starts with a math and psych test that are both really easy. If you pass you get to interview. The interview is conducted by eight people who take turns asking questions. The questions are about experience, work history, what would you do situations, and give examples of how you would react in certain situations.

    Interview Questions

    • What would you do if you had a problem with coworker   1 Answer
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Syngenta Awards & Accolades

  • Top Biotech and Pharmaceutical Employer, Science, 2009

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