Medtronic Reviews

Updated 6 Aug 2020

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Medtronic Chairman and CEO Omar S. Ishrak
Omar S. Ishrak
1,676 Ratings
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  • "Excessive travel and not a lot of opportunity to work from home creating a better work-life balance(in 183 reviews)

  • "The standard large company issues(in 102 reviews)

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  1. "Senior Engineer"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Corporate Travel Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Medtronic full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work, I would highly recommend.

    Cons

    Site suffers from chronic traffic.

  2. "Strong team relations"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative (CSR) in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    lasting relations with team members from different countries

    Cons

    rather limited career growth opportunity options for the Dublin based customer service at that time of company changes (2016)


  3. "Excellent work place"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time

    Pros

    Excellent work place,good environment in factory

    Cons

    No cons to mention about Medtronic

  4. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Production Operator 

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time

    Pros

    Very nice managers and support staff

    Cons

    Very hard to move upwards in business

  5. "co-op salary medtronic"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Internship in Galway
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    nice staff and team building

    Cons

    not much experience for student engineers

  6. "Very good company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Quality Engineer in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Greta benefits, working environment, employee assistance services, flexibility

    Cons

    Sometimes slow to progress by promotions but lots of job opportunity within company

  7. "Unpleasant atmosphere, decent benefits"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chemist in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time

    Pros

    Job security Competitive salary Large company, this allows for greater opportunities to change career path

    Cons

    Difficult to progress in some departments due to restrictions on movement and promotion

  8. "Poor management and office atmosphere"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Clinical Trial Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Ability to work from home, flexible

    Cons

    Poor management. Training is not adequate.

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  9. "Good company with great staff"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Research and Development Engineer II in Galway
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Benefits, nice staff at the same level

    Cons

    Work life balance is terrible, project timelines are always being pulled in putting the teams under a lot of pressure.

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Okay to work for."

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Operator in Galway
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time

    Pros

    If on permanent contract there's good pay and health insurance.

    Cons

    Way too many chiefs having meetings about meetings. Old school cronyism rules.

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