Akorn Reviews

Updated Apr 13, 2021

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3 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work environment, advancement opportunities(in 6 reviews)

  • "The working schedule is really very flexible and offers a good work life balance(in 4 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work/life balance not great and high employee turnover(in 5 reviews)

  • "No work life balance or opportunity for growth (management/leadership position)(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Company

      Feb 11, 2021 - Quality Assurance 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      well collaboratively team in Akorn

      Cons

      Nothing was significant enough to be mentioned.

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    2. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Eh

      Apr 13, 2021 - Production Technician in Decatur, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Always working, decent pay, not much else

      Cons

      lots of downtime, poor hr, company is bankrupt and is constantly downward spiraling

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good learning place!

      Feb 17, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good working culture! Excellent benefit!

      Cons

      Nothing at this point of time.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Akorn

      Feb 14, 2021 - Title 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good benefits for all employees

      Cons

      work/life balance may be an issue

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company

      Mar 8, 2021 - Senior Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work balance, nice work environment

      Cons

      Not best benefit, low salary increase

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Nice place to work

      Jan 11, 2021 - Investigations Specialist in Decatur, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people to work with

      Cons

      Made us work in the office when not necessary during a pandemic

      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      good culture

      Jan 19, 2021 - Research Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      very good, pleasant, nice to work

      Cons

      good, little slow, nice to work

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    8. 2.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Poor Quality Management

      Feb 10, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Vernon Hills, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, good benefits, normal work hours

      Cons

      Quality management spends too much time on low impact topics while important issues are glossed over. There is a lot of finger pointing and little problem solving.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Company

      Jan 10, 2021 - Finance Manager in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good culture and environment within Company.

      Cons

      Tough industry And many competitors

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Steady work

      Dec 14, 2020 - Data Reviewer in Lindenhurst, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Manufacturer of in demand medicines. Formulations are a niche.

      Cons

      Current problems eg pricing in the pharmaceutical industry

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