Covidien - Good company; good employer; good work! | Glassdoor
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"Good company; good employer; good work!"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Operations in Boulder, CO
Current Employee - Operations in Boulder, CO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Growing industry that rewards diligent work and delivering results
The salary, bonuses and benefits are top 90th percentile
Strong and consistent leadership and management
Continuity of corporate goals and objectives through the years

Cons

Work/life balance is my #1 challenge to avoid burn-out
Constant change drives challenges in how we succeed in executing objectives
Low tolerance for risk taking that fails to deliver results
People work on their days off to avoid the backlog of email, vmail and workload upon return to the office

Advice to Management

Never forget that it takes people and a healthy organization to successfully achieve business goals and objectives

Other Employee Reviews for Covidien

  1. "very relaxed working environment, worked with a internal controls manager directly."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    HR was really helpful, there is training before you start so you can want to expect

    Cons

    company is too big get lost many times


  2. "Results Driven Bottom Line Oriented"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineer in Seneca, SC
    Former Employee - Engineer in Seneca, SC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Investment in equipment, improvements, and employee training.

    Cons

    Long hours, political climate, rewards for results are minimal.

    Advice to Management

    Value your employees more.

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