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"Challenging and satisfiying work. Clean Room environment not for everyone but I loked it."

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Former Employee - Senior Engineering Technician in Mentor, OH
Former Employee - Senior Engineering Technician in Mentor, OH
Recommends

Pros

Faxt pased, exciting, challenging, satisfiying

Cons

Due to the nature of the product, Quality of work must be at the level of perfection at all times.

Advice to Management

No advice.

Other Employee Reviews for Bard

  1. Helpful (3)

    "Time to rethink our direction!"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Covington, GA
    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Covington, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Well established, a large company thats been around 100 years. Products are needed in the industry, and they have a great deal of representation out there for them.

    Cons

    The company doesn't invest enough into R&D to develop new products for the market. When they do they so severely overcharge for them that the customers are turned off by the steep price structure. This makes it significantly harder for the sales professionals and leads to higher than average turnover.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage divisions to work together and cross pollinate contacts. Invest in new products to bring to market and pay your sales people for doing a good job. (set one comp plan for all sales teams so that there aren't animosities by the lower paid ones for doing as good of a job, or even better in many cases, but earning less than their counterparts.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "A Great Place To Work While In College...But Don't Make it a Career"

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    Current Employee - Manufacturing Team Member I in Glens Falls, NY
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Team Member I in Glens Falls, NY
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    I'm a college student, and I appreciate Bard's endless overtime and the ease of requesting personal time off. They're more than willing to transition me to another shift, shuffle my hours, and even bring me to part-time status if necessary in order to accomodate my school schedule each semester.
    I've never met a group of Intermediate Managers who are so committed to seeing me succeed in my college career.

    Cons

    Team Members with senority (those with more than 5 years of experience) usually become thugs and bullies...and it's left unchecked by management. The word "Drama" no doubt found it's roots on the Manufacturing floor at C.R. Bard.

    Advice to Management

    I'm not in that racket...I'd like to keep my job!

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