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Merck Reviews

Updated 13 Jul 2019

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Merck CEO Kenneth C. Frazier
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  1. "Excellent place to work"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Merck full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people Great leaders Great opportunities to learn and grow

    Cons

    Speed of work and growth can be slower at times, like in many other big orgs.

    Advice to Management

    Develop future leaders

    Merck2017-02-26
  2. "QC Technician"

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    Former Employee - Quality Technician in Cork

    I worked at Merck for less than a year

    Pros

    Good working environment, good room for advancement

    Cons

    Competitive person to person environment

    Advice to Management

    nothing.

    Merck2018-08-07
  3. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Human Resources Business Partner in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Merck part-time

    Pros

    Excellent company to work for with great people.

    Cons

    Nothing negative to report about

    Merck2017-08-16
  4. "merck good job opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Technology Analyst in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Merck full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    good benefits and salary. Good opportunity to transition to other roles within the company

    Cons

    management can be distant and seem at times not to know what is going on on the floor

    Merck2017-08-13
  5. "Account Receivable"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Good environment and good people to work with

    Cons

    Very bad managers and you could not say yuor opinion without being punished

    Merck2017-06-24
  6. "Excellent place to work"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Merck for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place to work Good work life balance People are amazing and the management is simply brilliant Projects are good for career progression

    Cons

    Salary is slightly below market rates Pension plan is slightly below other matches

    Advice to Management

    Overall is a great place to work if your starting your career and earn great experience

    Merck2017-06-05
  7. "Former employee"

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    Former Employee - Shift Team Leader in Rathdrum
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Merck full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good benefits and people. Very flexible working hours.

    Cons

    None. This is a very good company. Only con was made redundant due to site closure.

    Advice to Management

    None

    Merck2017-03-02
  8. "QC Microbiology Technician"

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    Current Employee - QC Microbiology Technician in Naas

    I have been working at Merck for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work environment. Friendly staff

    Cons

    Work load is too great at times

    Merck2016-09-22
  9. "Process technician"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Merck full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work highly recommend

    Cons

    Only spent a short time there

    Merck2016-08-22
  10. "Chemist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Merck full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work in

    Cons

    Salary mediocre but good benefits

    Advice to Management

    None

    Merck2016-02-11
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