MSD Reviews

Updated 26 Feb 2021

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4.1
85%
Recommend to a Friend
98%
Approve of CEO
MSD Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO Kenneth C. Frazier
Kenneth C. Frazier
349 Ratings
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Cons
  • "poor work/life balance, very limited growth possibilities(in 24 reviews)

  • "Slow in making decisions, too many decision making layers, burocracy(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Carlow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    great management, good pay, sociable

    Cons

    bad coordination, long hours, outdated

  2. "MSD"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Specialist in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MSD full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice people to work with, good team atmosphere

    Cons

    Fairly dated systems and processes with lots of paper with little automation

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  3. "Nice Place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Quality Engineer in Brinny

    I worked at MSD full-time

    Pros

    Very friendly atmosphere abd supportive colleaugues

    Cons

    Nothing negative to say about MSD

  4. "Great employer with great opportunity for career development"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Specialist in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Competitive benefits package Great career progression

    Cons

    Systems need to be implemented more

  5. "Current employee MSD Carlow"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Operations in Carlow
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benifets, salary, people, work environment

    Cons

    Canteen food and canteen is too small

  6. "Great Company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Cork
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time

    Pros

    Great Company to work for

    Cons

    Great site and great people

  7. "Msd work life"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Clonmel

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

    Pros

    Shares in the company good

    Cons

    Long hours, location. Money commute

  8. "Engineer"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Dunboyne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Money, location, that's about it

    Cons

    Overworked, poor leadership, poor management, bad culture

  9. "BPA"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Junior BPA in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent work culture, excellent opportunities within and between other sites

    Cons

    No cons other than wishing the canteen was further subsidised

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  10. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Technical Specialist in Cork

    I have been working at MSD full-time

    Pros

    High salary, holidays, career progression

    Cons

    Poor management, high amount of unpaid overtime, old site

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