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Eurofins Scientific Reviews

Updated June 18, 2017
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Pros
  • It's a culture that promotes a fairness in performance evaluation, work-life balance, and hard work (in 12 reviews)

  • Good pay(so that you can't move that easily from company) (in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • shareholder focused, small break room, low pay, bad benefits (in 15 reviews)

  • Poor working condition, low salaries and no work life balance (in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Sample Registration Clerk"

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    Current Employee - Sample Registration Clerk in Des Moines, IA
    Current Employee - Sample Registration Clerk in Des Moines, IA

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

    Pros

    great teaming within the dept

    Cons

    frequent over-time required, but getting better


  2. "Purchasing Assistant"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in West Des Moines, IA
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in West Des Moines, IA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Eurofins Scientific as a contractor (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Was treated fairly and respected within the company.

    Cons

    They took the word of one employee who did not like me and therefore fired me.

    Advice to Management

    Check into all that is said and don't just take the word of one employee


  3. "EGL Genetic Diagnositcs LLC (Atlanta) Formerly Emory Genetics"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cytogenetic Technologist in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Cytogenetic Technologist in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends

    I worked at Eurofins Scientific full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good benefits, good HR communication, flexible scheduling

    Cons

    Some management issues, no advancement for leadership

    Advice to Management

    Honor your quarterly review promises


  4. "Laboratory technician 2"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Specials Laboratory Technician II in Louisville, KY
    Current Employee - Specials Laboratory Technician II in Louisville, KY

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Interesting work not alot of micromanage

    Cons

    Not too much appreciation for employees

    Advice to Management

    Tell them good job once in awhile and follow through on what you say


  5. "Scientist"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scientist/Chemist in Lititz, PA
    Current Employee - Scientist/Chemist in Lititz, PA
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Stable Company, Steady Growth, Long training process, Recruitment bonus

    Cons

    limited Career advancement, corporate view on compensation.

    Advice to Management

    Be more receptive to employee career goals.


  6. "Decent Entry Level Position"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Bothell, WA
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Bothell, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, hours flexible to a degree depending on duties, opportunities to move around.

    Cons

    Small lab with busy people can mean changes implemented slowly.

    Advice to Management

    You guys are great, keep it up!


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good opportunity for hard workers"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scientist I Discovery in Saint Charles, MO
    Current Employee - Scientist I Discovery in Saint Charles, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific full-time

    Pros

    - Colleagues are competent and offer help without asking
    - Room for personal devolpment and advancement
    - Diverse range of instrumentation to be trained on

    Cons

    -Low base pay
    -Advancement is possible but very hard work is needed
    -Building was not made with laboratories in mind

    Advice to Management

    We need a real career ladder so your employees understand what is expected of them, and also have an idea of what is needed to be objectively due for promotion.


  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good place to start out"

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    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician II in Mounds View, MN
    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician II in Mounds View, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Small microbiology lab so you get to learn all methods the lab performs. Training was very good even though they expected you to learn a lot in short amount of time.

    Cons

    Hours tend to vary and have to work on the weekend. The pay is not very good especially with the high standards they have for the work you do.


  9. "move"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    They paid for me to move

    Cons

    I had to move across the country


  10. "Scientist I"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scientist
    Current Employee - Scientist
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Well paid, lots of opportunity to learn different skills, good coworkers

    Cons

    Job stability depending on client company, job title doesn't match industry norm


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