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"Probably would be better if in a different dept."

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Current Employee - Senior Research Chemist in Saint Louis, MO
Current Employee - Senior Research Chemist in Saint Louis, MO
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Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Covidien full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

flex time, vacation starts with 3 weeks

Cons

Not a big enough company

Advice to Management

move people around when problems happen, don't just assume the employee is at fault

Other Employee Reviews for Covidien

  1. "Cool products, good support and management, balanced hard-working culture."

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    Current Employee - Senior R&D Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Senior R&D Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covidien full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Cool products, good support and management, balanced hard-working culture.

    Cons

    Some corporate culture aspects are burdensome -- too much random training, kind of unbalanced and unhelpful internet filtering.

    Advice to Management

    Enable R&D to keep developing products that make business sense, without bureaucracy.


  2. "Challenging but stressful at times"

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    Current Employee - Systems Analyst III in Ponce, PR
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst III in Ponce, PR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Covidien full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Professional growth and exposure
    Empowerment by Management
    Salary fair and reasonable

    Cons

    Work-Life balance might be affected
    Development strategy sometimes slow

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