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Varian Semiconductor CEO Gary E. Dickerson
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  1. "Service"

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    Former Employee - Service in Gloucester, MA
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great environment, brilliant co-workers, exciting and challenging working.

    Cons

    Keep up the good work.

    Varian Semiconductor2017-11-02
  2. "Field Service Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Varian Semiconductor full-time

    Pros

    Challenging work environment both technically and physically.

    Cons

    There can be lots of travel at times.

    Varian Semiconductor2018-06-28
  3. "Consultant"

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      Former Employee - Corporate Vice President/Electronics Group President in Newport Beach, CA

      I worked at Varian Semiconductor (Less than a year)

      Pros

      Technology leader, with proven product development skills

      Cons

      Lack growth vision and roadmap

      Advice to Management

      Implement SWOT strategic process initiative

      Varian Semiconductor2016-02-10
    • "Excellent"

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      Former Employee - Product Manager in Gloucester, MA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Varian Semiconductor

      Pros

      Excellent place to work and grow.

      Cons

      Niche industry, hence opportunities else where are limited. Cyclical industry.

      Varian Semiconductor2015-11-16
    • "Top in business"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Varian Semiconductor

      Pros

      Working with cutting edge technology

      Cons

      Layoffs and downtime can be stressful

      Varian Semiconductor2015-10-16
    • "Varian"

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        Former Employee - Lead Engineering Technician in Andover, MA

        I worked at Varian Semiconductor (Less than a year)

        Pros

        Great Company. Take good care of employees.

        Cons

        Intense competion. May not be flexible enough.

        Advice to Management

        Limit product focus

        Varian Semiconductor2015-07-07
      • "AMAT"

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        Former Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Gloucester, MA
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Varian Semiconductor full-time for more than 19 years

        Pros

        The people are very trustworthy except when it comes to policy.

        Cons

        The people are very clicky and often tikes have their head in the sand.

        Advice to Management

        Be honest!

        Varian Semiconductor2014-10-29
      • "Excellent Management"

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        Current Employee - Marketing in Gloucester, MA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Varian Semiconductor full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Excellent Management and Business Processes Great place to learn

        Cons

        Compensation is on the low side

        Advice to Management

        keep up the good work !

        Varian Semiconductor2014-06-25
      • "Satisfied"

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          Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Cambridge, MA

          I have been working at Varian Semiconductor full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Employee satisfaction, job justification, benefits provided.

          Cons

          Salary, food, team activities, plenty meetings.

          Varian Semiconductor2013-09-01
        • "Great company"

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          Current Employee - Field Service Engineer in Rio Rancho, NM
          Recommends
          Neutral Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Varian Semiconductor full-time for more than 19 years

          Pros

          Great people, solid work environment

          Cons

          A little too customer friendly

          Varian Semiconductor2013-08-14
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