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Actavis Reviews

Updated December 14, 2017
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  • Great benefits, company car, flexibility (in 23 reviews)

  • very good benefits ; reasonable work-life balance (in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Production manager"

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    Former Employee - Prod Manager
    Former Employee - Prod Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits for employees

    Cons

    Too many changes constantly and not good communication

    Advice to Management

    Best communication between top management and employees


  2. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great team work with worked with them 2 years

    Cons

    no cons that I can think of

  3. "Great Place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Chemist I in Corona, CA
    Former Employee - Chemist I in Corona, CA

    I worked at Actavis part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    took care of its workers and worked as a team

    Cons

    sadly they were closing down their corona site so they had to lay everyone off


  4. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Scientist in Salt Lake City, UT
    Former Employee - Senior Scientist in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Management encouraged team-work. Good values and ethics.

    Cons

    very busy, especially late in the year

    Advice to Management

    Very encouraging environment and promotion of team-work


  5. "Established pharma company in South Florida"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work. Positive people and high level of working professionals. Very competitive salary.

    Cons

    Management can be improved. Lack of growth and development within groups. Limited upward advancement.

    Advice to Management

    Recognize the great employees you have during their time at the company not after they put in their notice to leave.


  6. "Just a Job"

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    Former Employee - Process Operator in Salt Lake City, UT
    Former Employee - Process Operator in Salt Lake City, UT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Actavis full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Benfits
    Time off
    Morning meetings let you know whats going on

    Cons

    People are not friendly
    Stressful
    Stuck at one position
    Assembly Line

    Advice to Management

    Take a look at who is leading your teams


  7. "Chemist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good salary and medical benefits

    Cons

    Depend on location of site, not much advancement

    Advice to Management

    Need better management instead of favorlism

  8. "Director"

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    Current Employee - Finance Director in Parsippany, NJ
    Current Employee - Finance Director in Parsippany, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It was an entrepreneurial company with many experienced industry veterans who can make things happen. Good 401k match and no cost for actavis drug

    Cons

    Constant merge and acquisition, no stability and become bureaucratic and lost advantage in the industry. Not enough PTO. Not good enough health benefits

    Advice to Management

    Learn from people who knows their business instead of encouraging bureaucratic culture


  9. "WC"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fajardo, PR
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fajardo, PR
    Recommends

    I worked at Actavis full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Culture and Values. Respect for people. Great place to learn about the bussness

    Cons

    small company, no much room for advancement.

    Advice to Management

    Great Management


  10. "employee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Actavis full-time

    Pros

    Big facility with plenty of work.

    Cons

    For advancement or promotions you must be in the top management clique.


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