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Johnson & Johnson Reviews

Updated 23 November 2014
Updated 23 November 2014
1,456 Reviews
3.8
1,456 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Overall work life balance is key within pretty much everyone I was in contact with (in 140 reviews)

  • I was very excited to gain employment with J&J because it is a highly coveted company (in 125 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance is not great and we seem chronically understaffed (in 59 reviews)

  • J & J has steadily gone down hill in employee satisfaction over the last 10 years (in 88 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great place to learn and work

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good people to work with ( culture )
    Good work ethics - good products and product safety is of utmost importance
    Good Personal - professional life balance

    Cons

    Slow ginternal growth
    Slow on innovation with new cutting edge product

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more aggressive!

    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Excellent

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Chandigarh
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Chandigarh

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    World number 1 company and quality brand provider.

    Cons

    Different kind of challenges face every in marketing field.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Pretty good experience it was.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    It has a very flexible wroking enviornment which is what made it easier and exciting to work here

    Cons

    The training was not all that productive. It can be improved

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The compensation for the extra hours of working should be considered

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good Start

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson full-time

    Pros

    Work-life balance, good compensation and ethical environment

    Cons

    Old style of management, long working hours

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Should change the style of management

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Inspiring

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Intern in Mumbai
    Former Employee - Intern in Mumbai

    I worked at Johnson & Johnson as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Since this was the very first place I ever worked, it provided very useful insight in building a career in the medical device domain, hence I will always be thankful to having begun my career from here.
    Very conducive to freshers, inspiring and innovative environment.

    Cons

    Contract based hiring makes the job uncertain.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Project Engineer

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson

    Pros

    New Learning & useful for fresher for 1 yr only.

    Cons

    much Politics, Don't work on contract.

  8.  

    Very encouraging and satisfying with many opportunities to showcase my skills

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - R&D Co-Op in Mumbai
    Former Employee - R&D Co-Op in Mumbai

    I worked at Johnson & Johnson full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great company mindset, passion towards products & consumers, great core R&D. lot of opportunities to learn & interact with peers & fellow colleagues.

    Cons

    Personal growth is often hindered because of local office politics. Slow to & less open to recognize contributions at the right time

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper management should get more involved at the ground root levels also

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Marketing Intern at India HQ, Mumbai

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    Former Employee - Marketing Intern in Mumbai
    Former Employee - Marketing Intern in Mumbai

    I worked at Johnson & Johnson as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    It has great culture and very forthcoming employees who are always ready to help. Go the extra mile to make things look perfect

    Cons

    I could not find any

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    They might want to introduce some creative people

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Fabulous Company

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    Current Employee - Manager in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Manager in Mumbai

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Respect for everyone, very friendly culture and employee friendly policies. Tremendous amount of freedom and opportunities to learn and grow your career. A lot of very good senior management folks.

    Cons

    Slow decision making, we don't take tough decisions easily, too many mediocre people in the organisation, top heavy in many markets which limits growth.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to take bold decisions especially in growing markets and get only the best people on board.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    Good place to build a career...

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Territory Manager in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Territory Manager in Bangalore

    I worked at Johnson & Johnson full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Brand recognition, benefits (car+mileage+phone etc)

    Cons

    High cost of products to sell

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Understand ground reality before pushing sales targets into the throat of sales reps..

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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