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PSS World Medical Reviews

Updated September 5, 2017
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great family atmosphere"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PSS World Medical full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Treated with respect and valued

    Cons

    The culture changed once it was acquired by McKesson

    Advice to Management

    Career opportunities come in more colors and styles than lateral promotions. Growth means more to your people than salaries. Recognize their passion.


  2. "Good experience overall."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Anchorage, AK
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Anchorage, AK
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PSS World Medical full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Sales Training...Support from corporate was wonderful.

    Cons

    Manager not trained to handle pioneering a territory, No support regional support once acquisition was completed.

  3. "Rewarding, Exciting, Faith Affirming, Family, Community; all are descriptive of being an employee at PSS World Medical"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PSS World Medical full-time

    Pros

    Family oriented environment which believes in the power of family and caring.

    Cons

    Pay is a minimally set amount.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Average Pay and Benefits"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Manager in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - IT Manager in Jacksonville, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PSS World Medical full-time

    Pros

    The employees are great and create a business family culture. The employee committees keep the fun and interest going. The also help keep management in line with what the employees need and want.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy and slow processes. outdated practices and leadership

    Advice to Management

    Trust and invest in your people


  5. "Great Culture"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst Leader
    Former Employee - Analyst Leader
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at PSS World Medical full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good working environment, company enjoys giving back to employees, opportunity for growth, work life balance, flexibility, nation wide company, numerous families work at the same company

    Cons

    Small company competing against many larger companies, very focused on sales staff wants and needs, pay scale is lower than average, insurance rate is extremely high


  6. Helpful (1)

    "10 years as an employee, Worked in many different areas for the company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kennesaw, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PSS World Medical full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Hire within, Flexible, family oriented

    Cons

    Pay scale for some areas seem too low


  7. "Great Culture Based Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service
    Current Employee - Customer Service
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at PSS World Medical full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Culture, room for growth, promote from within

    Cons

    Salary is not structured and inconsistent for same position jobs. Benefits are expensive.

    Advice to Management

    Create a salary range for each position so there are clear visible CONSISTENT guidelines.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good company bad situation"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Representative
    Current Employee - Sales Representative
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PSS World Medical full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    A lot of freedom as a Sales Rep, great culutre

    Cons

    No expense, no car, got purchased by McKesson before my first year was over

    Advice to Management

    Don't just hire rookie reps where there isn't much chance for growth


  9. "Past its prime."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at PSS World Medical full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Unique culture, some great people.

    Cons

    Lack of clear career pathing/opportunities, salary below industry average.

    Advice to Management

    Diversify - most of the executive management team have only worked at PSS their entire careers, which leads to a culture of "yes-men" and lack of fresh ideas.


  10. "Working at PSS"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Database Administrator in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Database Administrator in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PSS World Medical full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very challenging and great folks to work with.

    Cons

    Recently sold and will not exist for more than a few more months.

    Advice to Management

    None.


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