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Thermo Fisher Scientific Reviews

Updated Jan 16, 2020

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3.5
65%
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Thermo Fisher Scientific President, CEO Marc N. Casper
Marc N. Casper
1,269 Ratings
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  • "Work - life balance can be improved(in 192 reviews)

  • "Blatant racist mentality for some people working here which makes you wonder if upper management is also or chooses to ignore it(in 92 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Career growth opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Whitby, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Growing company with lots of opportunities. Great collaboration and mindset. Making medicines that Treat/cure disease and illness

    Cons

    Fast paced environment and dynamic

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-09-26
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Great company difficult office"

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    Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative in Burlington, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great company. Good compensation. Fun stuff to sell.

    Cons

    Terrible office environment. Difficult managers.

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-11-19
  3. "Lots of growth"

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    Current Employee - Bioproduction Account Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to shape your career.

    Cons

    Bandwidth issues are very common and make for slow process.

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2020-01-06
  4. "Good place to start a career"

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    Current Employee - Quality Assurance in Ottawa, ON

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Training is well organized Coworkers are nice Systems are decent Customers are easy to work with Product lines are vast and interesting

    Cons

    Pay is low relative to competition Career advancement is difficult except for sales

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-11-23
  5. "Somewhat good somewhat difficult"

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    Former Employee - Marketing Specialist 

    I worked at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Challenging and so have lots of opportunities.

    Cons

    Too many changes within the company

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-11-19
  6. "Industry leader"

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company to work for, lots of room for career growth, freedom to complete your tasks without micromanagment, lots of support from fellow colleagues.

    Cons

    SFDC and other internal systems may be challenging to learn in the beginning

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-10-02
  7. "A fabulous place to work."

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    Current Employee - Software Engineering Manager in Burlington, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The best thing i did was accept a role here

    Cons

    No cons at a great place to work

    Advice to Management

    Please do not change the culture of Thermo.

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-09-25
  8. "Large company with opportunities to grow"

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    Current Employee - Director of Business Management 

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities to grow

    Cons

    A lot of the opportunities require relocation

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-10-03
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Accounting 

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time

    Pros

    Very Flexible company and good

    Cons

    No real issue at this company

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-09-13
  10. "Overall good"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benifits and coaching opportunities

    Cons

    Little room for advancement within the xompamy

    Thermo Fisher Scientific2019-09-11
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