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"Good place to work"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Senior Production Supervisor in Plymouth, MN
Former Employee - Senior Production Supervisor in Plymouth, MN
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Good op ex program. good annual bonus program

Cons

top heavy, disconnects between corporate and regional plants.

Other Employee Reviews for Covidien

  1. "Covidien forgot about internal customers who are not happy there."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality Engineer in North Haven, CT
    Current Employee - Quality Engineer in North Haven, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Covidien full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Covidien provides opportunity for grow and development.

    Cons

    Too much tension, not enough people to do all the work, lack of support.

    Advice to Management

    Give us more support and motivate us better. Show us that you care about employees because many of them don't feel like they are the most important aspect of the comapny.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Toxic culture throughout HQ and Sites. Incompetent Management. Under no circumstance consider them. Getting worse!!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hazelwood, MO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hazelwood, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Covidien full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Don't say you weren't warned !
    They do layoffs without a second thought. They don't care about their employees. Top layers protect each other.

    Cons

    Dysfunctional, toxic, back-woods culture. Below-average pay, poor benefits and the terrible leadership. Place is rotten from top down. In a business, you usually see a bad apple here and there. At Covidien-Hazelwood, you see nothing but bad and ineffective managers, directors, VP's, etc. Top heavy beyond belief. Silo's left and right. No interest in doing the right things. They just want to do stuff because the appearance of doing work is rewarded, not doing the right work. Read the reviews and you see a common thread in that the young interns are the only ones giving mediocre or above average reviews.

    Advice to Management

    None. You wouldn't know a good idea under any circumstances.

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