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"Good Company overall- depends on the department"

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Former Employee - Purchasing Agent in Saint Louis, MO
Former Employee - Purchasing Agent in Saint Louis, MO
Doesn't Recommend

I worked at Sigma-Aldrich full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Salary
Christmas Bonus
Some nice people to work with

Cons

Disorganized purchasing department
Employees are overworked and turnover is high

Advice to Management

Take action to improve employee's retention
Be more in tune with what is going on with each department

Other Employee Reviews for Sigma-Aldrich

  1. Helpful (3)

    "It's ok"

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    Former Employee - Chemist I in Miamisburg, OH
    Former Employee - Chemist I in Miamisburg, OH

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

    Pros

    The place isn't bad if you want to gain skills and experience

    Cons

    Very clique-ish. Management is pretty clueless and they don't like change.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Going downhill fast"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    There are many wonderful dedicated employees.
    If you get under the right mgmt, you are treated humanely and have some flexibility.
    $72.00 bonus after taxes yearly (wow).

    Cons

    Layoffs happen very few years.
    Little to no growth or advancement potential unless you move depts.
    A lot of turnover and offshoring lately.
    Mediocre pay for unrealistic performance expectations.
    Benefits pkg. recently downsized again.

    Advice to Management

    Need a major influx of leadership to maximize and retain your human capital.

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