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"A decent Biotech firm"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Manufacturing Supervisor in Foster City, CA
Current Employee - Manufacturing Supervisor in Foster City, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Life Technologies full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great products,
Great Technologies,
Great Customer,
Great network
Great impact on LIFE.
Great reputation
Stable and growing.
Pursue for improvement.

Cons

Business is always business.
Fast pace of changes.
Lack of training.
Bad health care plan.
Not impressive retirement plan as well as stock purchase plan.

Advice to Management

Better communication.

Other Employee Reviews for Life Technologies

  1. Helpful (1)

    "It's nice to work in Life Technologies. You get lot's of opportunites to learn."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Management Specialist in Carlsbad, CA
    Current Employee - Project Management Specialist in Carlsbad, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    1. Learning opportunities
    2. Nice culture
    3. Good product
    4. Good management team

    Cons

    There's always problem with big organziation. It's hard to make changes sometime.

    Advice to Management

    be more focused.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Loved the place but constantly laying people off"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Oligo Chemist in Foster City, CA
    Former Employee - Oligo Chemist in Foster City, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    right by the SF bay
    people
    work life

    Cons

    constant threats of layoffs
    thats it

    Advice to Management

    don't lay off your good employees


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