Baxter

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Baxter Reviews

Updated 20 January 2015
Updated 20 January 2015
510 Reviews
3.3
510 Reviews
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Baxter Chairman and CEO Robert L. Parkinson Jr.
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229 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • The company is flexible with your work/ life balance (in 24 reviews)

  • Good benefits, decent salary, flexibility is good but can be better (in 31 reviews)


Cons
  • Reluctant to change with the times (technology), work life balance is a struggle (in 23 reviews)

  • upper management does not grasp the daily struggles that the frontline representatives go through (in 17 reviews)

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57 Employee Reviews Back to all reviews

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  1.  

    Excellent blue chip employer and company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Business Manager in Sydney
    Former Employee - Business Manager in Sydney

    I worked at Baxter full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Variety of roles available
    Flexibility of options to benefit from
    Great local & overseas career opportunities
    Great training programmes & support

    Cons

    Big organisation, can get lost in it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Walk the talk
    Live your values, your employees see you

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Supportive, sensitive and caring working environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Talent Acquisition Specialist in Sydney
    Current Employee - Talent Acquisition Specialist in Sydney

    I have been working at Baxter part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people who facilitate an open and aware culture; adopts and utilises technologies, reasonably flat structure, modern facilities with a gym and cafe. Genuinely concerned and interested in employees, patients and customers

    Cons

    none, am really happy with the company and my role

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    contnue to communicate well with your teams

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Baxter

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineer II in Los Angeles, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Engineer II in Los Angeles, CA (US)

    I have been working at Baxter full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great company to work for.

    Cons

    Not very technical for an engineering job

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/A

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Company review

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Positive work environment
    Friendly managers
    FLexible working hours
    good exposure

    Cons

    Work pressure.
    Little office politics.
    Tight deadlines.
    Few employee benefit programs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Good management. They give chances to those that deserve. Good scope for growth. Overall awesome experience.Very flexible especially the planning team.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Quality Associate I

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Has been a satisfying place to work with opportunities for advancement.

    Cons

    Vacation does not roll over and cannot be paid out.

    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    Great company!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Baxter

    Pros

    Great company to work for. Provides incentives, professional development, and great perks.

    Cons

    It would be nice if the incentive trips were more based on hard work than luck in a territory.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Pharmaceutical Sales Representative in Fort Worth, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Pharmaceutical Sales Representative in Fort Worth, TX (US)

    I have been working at Baxter full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Positive growth trend, stability and position in market

    Cons

    There are none really I can think of.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what your doing

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work and family balance is important to company

    Cons

    Highly regulated field doesn't allow for quick changes to company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    A Company that has a clear mission - A Good Place to Work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Baxter

    Pros

    Pay, Benefits, company values and mission, work life balance

    Cons

    Quick decision making. Budget constraints.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Awesome place to work definitely

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Associate in Westlake Village, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Associate in Westlake Village, CA (US)

    I have been working at Baxter as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great environment, boss, days off, flexible

    Cons

    Hours, long days 10 hr shift

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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