Ethicon Reviews

Updated May 19, 2020

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3.7
74%
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Ethicon CEO (Johnson & Johnson) Alex Gorsky
Alex Gorsky
75 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits with work that is meaningful to bettering peoples lives(in 17 reviews)

  • "Great company culture, everyone is very nice(in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • "There may be a time during your internship that you realize that medical device design is not your cup of tea - and that's ok(in 7 reviews)

  • " no cons (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Mission Driven Organization"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Ethicon full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Part of J&J, Brilliant co-workers, Strong Brand, Excellent medical community good will.

    Cons

    Large company, conservative, headquarters in NJ

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  2. "Great place with great benefits"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Blue Ash, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ethicon full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits with work that is meaningful to bettering peoples lives

    Cons

    Matrix organization & constant changes in reporting structure

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  3. "Corporate Stuffy Politics"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - STR 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ethicon full-time

    Pros

    - challenged from a clinical and sales perspective - learn a lot of helpful inside info about the healthcare industry

    Cons

    - Management is cut throat and very ethically ill - Unrealistic work life balance - Don't take the opportunity and save your anxiety for something else - This is a stepping stone for field management folks to get into corporate side of J&J and prey among newly graduated sales people, no empowerment what-so-ever only intimidation tactics.

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  4. "Co-op at Ethicon Inc."

    5.0
    Former Employee - Quality Engineer Coop in Somerville, NJ

    I worked at Ethicon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The people were all super nice and easy to talk to. Very diverse hiring and inclusive company culture

    Cons

    Sometimes things were slow moving.

  5. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ethicon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of autonomy and ability to build your book of business

    Cons

    Work on MBO vs sales quota as an associate account executive. What that means is your commissions are based on discretion vs quota attainment.

  6. "Good company, needs better comp plan"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Representative 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Ethicon full-time

    Pros

    Technology, trusted brand, work life balance

    Cons

    Good company overall. Only cons would be Incentive Compensation.

  7. "My experiences as a co-op"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - R&D Co-Op in Cincinnati, OH

    I have been working at Ethicon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great company culture, everyone is very nice

    Cons

    The work moves too slowly

  8. "good workplace"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Mechanic in San Lorenzo, PR
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ethicon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good workplace a lot of modern equipment which one gets a lot of knowledge

    Cons

    they do not give job growth opportunity

  9. "Disappointed"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Executive B in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ethicon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Large company with lots of resources

    Cons

    The culture is very toxic and self promoting.

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  10. "Comfortable place to work"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Associate Account Executive 

    I have been working at Ethicon part-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and a well known company

    Cons

    Very corporate setting that you will either love or hate

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