Covance

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Good 1st job

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Clinical Research Assistant in Princeton, NJ (US)
Current Employee - Clinical Research Assistant in Princeton, NJ (US)

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

Pros

-Good for inexperienced employees to gain experience
-Different projects for variety of indications
-Great people

Cons

-Low Pay
-High turnover
-High workload
-Some managers are overbaring

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Listen to needs of the employees more to stop this hight utrnover it bad for the company overall

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Do not go here

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Princeton, NJ (US)
    Current Employee - Supervisor in Princeton, NJ (US)

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

    Pros

    A good percentage of the staff here are goog people but if you are a political science major you will fit in well with the all the others and all the drama and rhetoric

    Cons

    i just received an email along with nearly 1000 others here that the compensation at my level was being "redesigned". That regardless of the contents of the offer letter i signed not that long ago, i am getting a 15% haircut in my overall compensation. That this will make the company more competitive I chose to come here not that long ago. The description i was given of the company, department and job do not match reality. I can deal with that. What I cannot accept is not being able to trust my employer. Do not come here!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You sow in one season, reap in another.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    From delight to disappointment.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Director in Princeton, NJ (US)
    Former Employee - Director in Princeton, NJ (US)

    I worked at Covance full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Colleagues (non-management), salary, work-life balance

    Cons

    Discriminatory environment; females have little, if any, chance of promotion -- despite accomplishments.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have you ever heard of a Golden Parachute? Try it.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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