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"Typical Large Pharma COmpany"

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Current Employee - Senior Process Engineer in Durham, NC
Current Employee - Senior Process Engineer in Durham, NC
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Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Merck full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Excellent pay, steady pay, and bonus... benefits are good.

Cons

No gym, career direction, job description does not match what you actually do.

Advice to Management

Work lfe balance needs to be more of a priority.

Other Employee Reviews for Merck

  1. "8 month assignment"

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    Former Contractor - Staffing Consultant in Whitehouse, NJ
    Former Contractor - Staffing Consultant in Whitehouse, NJ
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Merck as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Smart supervisor and peers. Very strong work ethic and eager to please line management.

    Cons

    Overly concerned about compliance due to frequent change in staff and standard processes. .

    Advice to Management

    Make a stronger commitment to staffing. There will be a powerful return on investment.


  2. "Good company with noble purpose but could be more patient with investment opportunities"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Merck full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Big company with many resources, global scope.
    Organization helps improve and save lives.

    Cons

    Very focused on financials, sometimes to the point of distraction from longer-term growth goals and innovation opportunities.

    Advice to Management

    More risk tolerance in marketing and sales of products. Rigorous R&D process is first-rate, so learn to trust that the data can support stronger claims.

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