Johnson & Johnson Reviews

Updated 19 September 2014
Updated 19 September 2014
1,368 Reviews
3.8
1,368 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Campus is beautiful; work/life balance policies good; company store very convenient (in 123 reviews)

  • I was very excited to gain employment with J&J because it is a highly coveted company (in 111 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance is not great and we seem chronically understaffed (in 55 reviews)

  • In consumer sector what ever Walmart wants is what J&J will do even at a lose (in 82 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    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 for 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
  2.  

    Pretty good experience it was.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson part-time for less than a 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
  3.  

    Good Start

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    • Senior Management
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    • 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
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  5.  

    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 for less than a 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
  6.  

    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.

  7.  

    Very encouraging and satisfying with many opportunities to showcase my skills

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    • Senior Management
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    • 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 for 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
  8.  

    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 for less than a 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
  9.  

    Satisfactory.

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    Former Employee - Drug Product Development  in  Mulund West
    Former Employee - Drug Product Development in Mulund West

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

    Pros

    Global exposure level.
    Good values.
    Loved the Credo.

    Cons

    SLT are only listener.
    Too much of micromanagement.
    Found some politics.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more specific when find a person for the said position.
    Frequent changes in SLT and GLT makes an impact down the line.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Fabulous Company

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Manager in Mumbai

    I have been working at Johnson & Johnson full-time for 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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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Territory Manager  in  Bangalore
    Former Employee - Territory Manager in Bangalore

    I worked at Johnson & Johnson full-time for more than a 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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