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"Decent base pay, sales potential and goals are arbitrary"

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Former Employee - Professional Representative
Former Employee - Professional Representative
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Good Benefits, great meetings and overall perks

Cons

Micro-management, detachment of management from reality

Advice to Management

Don't promote people to management who have no skill from outside life experience

Other Employee Reviews for Merck

  1. "Learning experience within pharmaceutical industry."

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    Former Employee - PV Associate in West Point, PA
    Former Employee - PV Associate in West Point, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Merck full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    tuition reimbursement- earned MS in Pharmacy/ QA & RA
    education regarding whole Pharmaceutical industry- manufacturing, regulations, corporate culture, FDA, etc
    benefits

    Cons

    large corporate culture- at times felt I had little control over my fate

    Advice to Management

    Be more inclusive


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Too much work for not enough people"

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    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Elkton, VA
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Elkton, VA
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good experience early on in career

    Cons

    Stressful job, requires working from home in addition to office hours

    Advice to Management

    Needs to focus on work-life balance


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