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Tyco Reviews

Updated April 21, 2017
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  1. "AutoCAD Drafter"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - AutoCAD Drafter in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - AutoCAD Drafter in San Diego, CA
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Tyco full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Professional people. Good working environment.

    Cons

    Pay scale is on the low end.


  2. "Product Management Analyst"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Management Analyst in Boca Raton, FL
    Current Employee - Product Management Analyst in Boca Raton, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tyco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great company treats employee extremely well. Management is second to none in excellence!

    Cons

    It's a large company, so may not be good for those who prefer to work for small-size companies.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing a great job.


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    "Inspection Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Syracuse, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Syracuse, NY
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    Top Notch employees and very good/loyal customer base

    Cons

    Centralized structure does not allow easy resolution of customer issues. Too many touches required to get work done.

    Advice to Management

    Support your people! They are the face of your business. This must happen top to bottom all of the way through the leadership structure


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  5. "Systems Sales Rep"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager in Louisville, KY
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Louisville, KY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Tyco full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good pay good benefits they know fire protection

    Cons

    Lots of layers of mgt

    Advice to Management

    None


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    "Tyco Retail Solutions"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Direct management a pleasure to work for
    New location is top notch and new facility is very nice
    Work environment is relaxed and professional.

    Cons

    Merger with Johnson Controls making future very uncertain for local group
    Upper/executive management is scattered all over the world resulting in disconnected corporate communications


  7. "Tuck Intl"

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    Former Employee - Technician in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Technician in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great benefits good hours great work life balance

    Cons

    Low pay career advancement from tech very limited

    Advice to Management

    Pay your team what they are worth


  8. "okay but nothing special"

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    Former Employee - SQA Lead in Westminster, MA
    Former Employee - SQA Lead in Westminster, MA
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    easy commute in central mass

    Cons

    no direction in it and a lot of infighting


  9. "Product group"

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    Former Employee - Principal in Boca Raton, FL
    Former Employee - Principal in Boca Raton, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good work environment. Great people and staff. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Cost cutting to extremes which reduces the focus on other activities.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on innovation. Cost cutting will only get you this much.


  10. "Designer"

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    Current Employee - Designer in Knoxville, TN
    Current Employee - Designer in Knoxville, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Tyco full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunities are available if you are willing to relocate. Large company providing real job security.

    Cons

    Benefits continue to worsen, annual raise do not keep up with the rate of inflation.

    Advice to Management

    Anyone above middle management is completely out of touch with actual operational process and struggles.


  11. "National Accounts Coordinator/ Saftey Coordinator"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Former Employee - National Accounts Coordinator in Conyers, GA
    Former Employee - National Accounts Coordinator in Conyers, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Easy to get hired, not a difficult job, lots of opportunities for advancement.

    Cons

    Underpaid for doing multiple roles, management needs better training, managers play favorites. Management does not have an open door policy. Management does not work towards Tycos motto. No integrity at all with management.

    Advice to Management

    Show a little compassion for the employees, they are human too not robots. Hire people who want to work not who are there only for a paycheck.


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