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"Top performer, but laid off"

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Former Employee - Not Provided in North Wales, PA
Former Employee - Not Provided in North Wales, PA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Merck full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Offers professional growth, good co-workers. Ability to telecommute.

Cons

Heavy workload that never stops. Stress level is high, employees are pressed to continuously produce more.

Advice to Management

Getting rid of long-term (older) workers should not be the solution

Other Employee Reviews for Merck

  1. "Ok"

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    Former Employee - Associate Scientist in Rahway, NJ
    Former Employee - Associate Scientist in Rahway, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Science is good, keeps your motivated.

    Cons

    Frequent restructuring and changing strategy.

    Advice to Management

    Constant change is inhibiting the science


  2. Helpful (1)

    "not very good experience"

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    Current Employee - Associate Principal Scientist in Kenilworth, NJ
    Current Employee - Associate Principal Scientist in Kenilworth, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good science, exposure to different area

    Cons

    too much politics and ppl is evaluated not based on sciense, but based on something else

    Advice to Management

    Reorg is fine, but get it done as soon as possible

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