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Tyco Reviews

Updated January 18, 2019
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Pros
  • "Work-life balance is encouraged" (in 41 reviews)

  • "Good pay good benefits they know fire protection" (in 53 reviews)

Cons
  • "Upper management constantly under pressure and disconnected with local sites" (in 41 reviews)

  • "Not much work/life balance afforded its employees" (in 18 reviews)

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  1. "Security Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Friendly co workers, great leadership

    Cons

    There has been a lot of changes because they merged with Johnson & Johnson

    Advice to Management

    More encouragement


  2. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tyco full-time

    Pros

    Flexible Schedule
    Good Pay
    Nice Boss
    Fun Work Environment
    Easy Work

    Cons

    No room really for any advancement

  3. "Growing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Princeton, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Princeton, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tyco (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    New opportunities available during Johnson Controls acquisition

    Cons

    NJ location will be closing


  4. "Construction Superintendent"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO

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

    Pros

    Large Company with room to grow

    Cons

    Difficult to navigate corporate politics

    Advice to Management

    Simplify


  5. "Collector"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Tyco full-time

    Pros

    coworkers,work life balance,locations, major company

    Cons

    ceo only cares about his check .layoffs every year to make numbers for investors.
    jci benefits cost high

    Advice to Management

    really listen to empoyees


  6. "Good team atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tyco full-time

    Pros

    Great team to work with. All team members i came across were open minded individuals and listened to idea's from everyone.

    Cons

    The management i came across was fine


  7. "good hours, low pay"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Tyco full-time

    Pros

    I would have to say the hours

    Cons

    I would have to say the pay

  8. "Great Benefits"

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    Former Employee - Fire Alarm Technician in Colorado Springs, CO
    Former Employee - Fire Alarm Technician in Colorado Springs, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits and with company cars and cell phones, 401k's etc.

    Cons

    Management could be allowed to run people out who were there 10+ years and no one batted an eye.


  9. "Human Resources"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Tyco full-time

    Pros

    ethical leadership looking to grow the business and do the right thing by it's customers, shareholders and employees; bright co-workers; good work/life and other benefits

    Cons

    some interpersonal conflicts amongst some leaders created unnecessary challenges

    Advice to Management

    Address interpersonal conflicts sooner but keep doing everything else that you are doing.


  10. "System Technican"

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

    I worked at Tyco full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work and learn

    Cons

    None that I can think of to this time