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Olympus Corporation of the Americas Reviews

Updated 10 August 2018
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Olympus Corporation of the Americas President and CEO Nacho Abia
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  • "The work-life balance is non-existent for me" (in 13 reviews)

  • "Less salary and sick minded people sitting in upper management" (in 23 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time

    Pros

    People, benefits, pay, and growth opportunities

    Cons

    None that I can think of


  2. "Region Vice President of Sales"

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    Current Employee - Vice President, Regional Sales Management in Penn, PA (US)
    Current Employee - Vice President, Regional Sales Management in Penn, PA (US)
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful technology leader in the space

    Cons

    Innovation in a very mature market

    Advice to Management

    be careful about disruptive technology

  3. Helpful (2)

    "Endoscope Technician 1"

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    Current Employee - Endoscpe Technician in Richmond Hill, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Endoscpe Technician in Richmond Hill, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    One of the Pros is name and brand of Olympus

    Cons

    Less salary and sick minded people sitting in upper management


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Olympus Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Pay is ok, and there is yearly bonus.

    Cons

    Olympus is very old school and traditional. Profit over people is their philosophy.

    Olympus Corporation of the Americas Response

    17 Jul 2018 – Human Resources

    Olympus is committed to fostering innovation within our products and our workplace. This is why we offer exciting programs like Integrated Schedule Options allowing employees to work where and when... More


  5. "Excellent Employer"

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    Current Employee - Learning and Development
    Current Employee - Learning and Development
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Working to offer great work and life balance, Benefits are competitive and the employees are intelligent and enjoyable to collaborate

    Cons

    Opportunity for advance is challenging in certain departments


  6. "OK"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time

    Pros

    Helping people with their products

    Cons

    Many hours of work. There's a lot of good work happening but it consumes a lot of time.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Just OK"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time

    Pros

    Lots to learn about endoscope

    Cons

    Micro management on service department

  8. "Good but crazy travel"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Money and Teamwork were good

    Cons

    Travel was too much too often

    Advice to Management

    Less hectic travel schedule


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Working for Olympus Surgical Technologies America in Brooklyn Park, MN"

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    Former Employee - Buyer in Brooklyn Park, MN (US)
    Former Employee - Buyer in Brooklyn Park, MN (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    I have been working for Gyrus ACMI dba Olympus Surgical Technologies America in Brooklyn Park, MN for close to 12 years. Excellent company to work for. This organization values employees and shares a healthy work-life balance. I would recommend Olympus Surgical Technologies America to anyone who is looking for an excellent Medical Device organization in the Greater Twin Cities are.

    Cons

    I have nothing bad to say about Olympus Surgical Technologies America.

    Advice to Management

    NA


  10. Helpful (1)

    "HR Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Olympus Corporation of the Americas full-time

    Pros

    International exposure, Good technology reputation. I have no other observations

    Cons

    cultural differences and limited decision making. limited growth opportunities. HR opportunities not extended to Latin America. I have no other observation


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