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Baxter Reviews

Updated 18 Sep 2019

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3.4
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70%
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Baxter CEO José (Joe) Almeida
José (Joe) Almeida
371 Ratings
Pros
  • "Pretty good benefits for new parents and caregivers(in 112 reviews)

  • "Career Development, Great Culture, Work/Life Balance, outstanding & well educated people(in 105 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance sometimes not achieved - OT in late evening and public holidays(in 73 reviews)

  • "The upper management has no interest or connection with most employees(in 46 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (2)

    "Worked in the validations department."

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    Former Employee - Quality Engineer in Cleveland, MS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with. Enjoyed working with all of the different departments to get the projects implemented as quickly as possible. Had full support whenever I needed it.

    Cons

    There were not any cons.

    Baxter2019-04-14
  2. "Quality Assurance Specialist/ Quality Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Quality Assurance Specialist in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Great culture -Good Benefits -Can move within different departments as well as obtain position within larger Baxter organization in different countries

    Cons

    -Salary can be little more competitive

    Baxter2019-08-25
  3. "Great and meaningful place to work"

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    Former Employee - Purchasing Analyst 

    I worked at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    People, benefits, learning opportunities, education reimbursement

    Cons

    Weak Sales Forecasting and systems

    Baxter2019-07-23
  4. Helpful (1)

    "former employer at Baxter Canada"

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    Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    great people, great room for advancement, good salaries

    Cons

    no family balance life, great need to improve communication between departments

    Advice to Management

    communication, communication

    Baxter2019-04-26
  5. "scientist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    too much structure changes in short time

    Baxter2019-03-12
  6. "Great company - Great people"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    Patient focus & commitment to quality

    Cons

    Nothing significant - this is a great company to work for.

    Baxter2019-02-08
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Quality"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    Great Location, Modern Facility, Good Benefits

    Cons

    Micromanagement, Low Company Morale, No Advancement Opportunities

    Baxter2018-11-13
  8. Helpful (3)

    "Baxter Canada"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Mississauga, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Diverse products and services with a global footprint

    Cons

    Perpetual change and cuts resulting in employee uncertainty and devaluation

    Advice to Management

    Trust your employees

    Baxter2018-10-25
  9. "Lots of change in company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    Work from home option. Pay is good. The company tries to keep employees happy.

    Cons

    There is a lot of change and layoffs in the past few years.

    Baxter2018-08-13
  10. "Stop purging"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Baxter full-time

    Pros

    Great Systems and Opportunities. Good Culture (except below)

    Cons

    Purge management every 5 years

    Advice to Management

    Stop purging, saves experience and improves growth

    Baxter2018-06-09
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