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St. Jude Medical Reviews

Updated October 18, 2017
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Miles D. White
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Pros
  • Good work life balance but now it is Abbott (in 34 reviews)

  • The company has placed great people in leadership to keep team members motivated (in 34 reviews)

Cons
  • no work life balance, stressful (in 26 reviews)

  • upper management does not relay information down (in 38 reviews)

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  1. "Ultrasound"

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    Former Employee - Ultrasound Technologist in Fullerton, CA
    Former Employee - Ultrasound Technologist in Fullerton, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at St. Jude Medical (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Big hospital. New equipment . Great doctors

    Cons

    Cafeteria food is gross


  2. "Good employer because of a good team"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at St. Jude Medical full-time

    Pros

    Not on a clock. Have some control over your future success.

    Cons

    Never know where you will be going or when you will be done for the day

  3. "Great place"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at St. Jude Medical as an intern

    Pros

    good work environment and nice people

    Cons

    less likely to hire from outside of Minnessota, if not from competing companies


  4. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Production in Hackettstown, NJ
    Former Employee - Production in Hackettstown, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at St. Jude Medical full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great people
    Good benefits
    Invest in their employees
    Give their employees the tools they need to do their job

    Cons

    Culture from upper management can be negative at times

    Advice to Management

    Keep investing in your employees


  5. "Wonderful"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at St. Jude Medical full-time

    Pros

    Clinical department is very supportive and the people are great!

    Cons

    Not a lot of upward mobility for those who want to go beyond senior roles

    Advice to Management

    More opportunities for CRAs


  6. "General Manager"

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    Former Employee - General Manager
    Former Employee - General Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at St. Jude Medical full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Best-in-class products, technologies and therapies - Only actual Heart Failure company worldwide - Acquired by Abbott!

    Cons

    Acquired by Abbott - Short term disruption while integration is complete - May lose key talent

    Advice to Management

    Retain key talent - Former St. Jude Medical employees


  7. "A large company that lives its mission."

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    Former Employee - Hybrid Territory Manager in Missoula, MT
    Former Employee - Hybrid Territory Manager in Missoula, MT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at St. Jude Medical full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Empowerment. Encourages taking risks. Family feel. Focused on clinical outcomes and most importantly-the patients we serve. Management is very accessible. Outstanding training.

    Cons

    Susceptible to rapidly changing dynamics of the medical market place and reimbursement pressures. The decision makers have shifted away from doctors, who are now hospital employees, to purchasing which only cares about price and not the "best patient outcomes".

    Advice to Management

    Keep seeking feedback and adapt proactively to change.

  8. "Collegues"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Nice workmates and good environment to work

    Cons

    Nothing much to say about it


  9. "Packaging Engineer Intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at St. Jude Medical full-time

    Pros

    I learned a lot over the course of my internship

    Cons

    No relocation or housing compensation.


  10. "Marketing Intern"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at St. Jude Medical as an intern

    Pros

    Outstanding overall company and working environment

    Cons

    No cons to list here


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