PerkinElmer
2.6 of 5 92 reviews
www.perkinelmer.com Waltham, MA 5000+ Employees

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Pleasant

Program Manager (Current Employee)
Bridgeport, CT (US)

I have been working at PerkinElmer

ProsGood place to work and friendly

ConsDon't know how to retain good talent

Advice to Senior ManagementLearn to better communicate

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Started off great then went really bad

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Cambridge, MA (US)

I worked at PerkinElmer


Pros: Health and instrumentation company with a good reputation in at least some circles. Communication and… Cons: When they decided to acquire a software division (PerkinElmer Informatics, in early 2011) by buying several other software companies, things looked good -- for a… Advice to Senior Management: Does management really know who are their best employees and how to maintain morale?… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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I should have insisted on seeing a job description before accepting a position with this company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at PerkinElmer


Pros: Flexible schedules, telecommuting opportunites, very astute and intelligent workforce Cons: Lack of diversity, lack of training, never saw job description Advice to Senior Management: Managers should manage their team instead of primarily functioning as team members.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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