Amgen - A great work culture but falls short of retaining good talent | Glassdoor
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"A great work culture but falls short of retaining good talent"

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  • Senior Management
Current Contractor - Warehouse Operations in Thousand Oaks, CA
Current Contractor - Warehouse Operations in Thousand Oaks, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Amgen as a contractor (Less than a year)

Pros

A lot of wiggle room for starting salary.

Cons

Long-term contingent employment with no benefits what so ever.

Advice to Management

Creating an incentive for future employees to feel needed by hiring more full-time staffing.

Other Employee Reviews for Amgen

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Constant change, lack of leadership at middle levels of management"

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    Former Employee - Category Manager in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Former Employee - Category Manager in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amgen full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great place to live, beautiful campus to work, nice people

    Cons

    unrealistic expectations by upper management, extremely risk adverse

    Advice to Management

    recognize everyone's contributions


  2. Helpful (3)

    "No values, focused entirely on profits."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Sorry, there are no pros.

    Cons

    For a company supposedly dedicated to health, the culture is toxic. Staff overworked, constantly asked to "do more with less." Many of the perks of the past decade have gone away.

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