Alcon Reviews

Updated May 13, 2021

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Alcon Chief Executive Officer David J Endicott
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163 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good company, great people, great benefits(in 104 reviews)

  • "Great company to work for with good benefits(in 95 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Difficult for work life balance(in 46 reviews)

  • "Lack of care for employees in upper management(in 24 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee
      Featured Review

      Great company

      Oct 23, 2020 - Maintenance Manager in Houston, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company to work for with good benefits

      Cons

      Large company and can take time to make changes

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Apr 20, 2021 - Sales 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company to work for

      Cons

      Long hours a b c

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      OK if you like flying.

      May 9, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer in Houston, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay. Interesting work. Mostly nice people.

      Cons

      Management is not open with employees. They make changes without employee input, and keep it a secret until the change is already made.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      May 13, 2021 - Inspector in Houston, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Opportunities to advance Good People all backgrounds

      Cons

      none that i can think of

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good company

      May 12, 2021 - Sales Representative in Columbus, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Wonderful company, cares about their employees

      Cons

      Need to work across divisions better

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Great Company

      May 12, 2021 - Finance Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good industry and growing company

      Cons

      Advancement limited for tenured employees

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Salary

      May 11, 2021 - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Lake Forest, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very nice environment. Lots of learning.

      Cons

      No cons in my tenure.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company To Work For

      May 9, 2021 - Inside Sales Associate in Fort Worth, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible Schedule, great pay, great future advancement

      Cons

      This is a great company to work for

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Good Company

      May 6, 2021 - Sales Representative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits and decent work life balance.

      Cons

      Culture is changing to more micromanaging.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company

      May 6, 2021 - Warehouse Clerk in Lake Forest, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent pay, great benefits, great culture

      Cons

      Not many opportunities for growth

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