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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"A successful and well organised multinational manufacturer."
Pros: 
  • The flexi-time system allows employees a lot of freedom with their work/life balance.
  • It’s widely perceived that hard work will result in recognition and career progression.
  • The complete process, from R&D to manufacturing is all done in one location.
  • There is good support available from managers and supervisors as well as a strong social culture.
Cons: 
  • Some employees felt that there wasn’t enough space for everyone in the offices.
  • There were many systems and procedures to learn early on.
  • The company is so large that it can be overwhelming at times.
  • The training programme ran into problems and didn’t run to schedule.
Culture
8.7 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.8 / 10
 
Hours
8.6 / 10
 
Salary
8.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.5 / 10
 
 
Training
7.4 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Know your CV and know what the company does. Be honest and don't try to answer something..."

"Boston Scientific has a fantastic work culture. It's a culture where everyone helps..."

"The office space is great but, with the company growing in size, it's hard to allocate..."

"I work a 39 hour week. There is a flexi-time system in place where you have core..."

"In comparison with other graduates from my university, Boston Scientific Galway is..."

"Flexi-time hours are excellent and health Insurance is free for all employees."

"I was mostly asked about my thesis and what I discovered in my research."

"There are projects and schemes underway that are continually trying to make Boston..."

"The head supervisor knows me quite well and checks in with me every now and again...."

"As a plant, there is great diversity. However, I am the only female in my depart..."

"It looks like many people move up within the company. However, it's not as clear..."

"Working in projects in manufacturing, we are continuously trying to improve how well..."

"The hours are flexible and you can finish early on a Friday. It's a friendly environment..."

"There are a lot of systems and procedures to learn early on."

"The reception area of Boston Scientific Galway was originally a manufacturing site..."

"Driven to succeed. A great work culture and environment."

"I had a prior internship with the company and great previous exposure to the working..."

"There are classroom sessions available where an expert in a certain field will come..."

"Heighten the training on technical problem solving, engineering knowledge, and s..."

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