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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"Highly engaged with the workforce and everybody is respected."
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..."

"There is a good social scene. There's a lot of young people in the organisation so..."

"It's an acceptable office space with a great location and good facilities. The dress..."

"In this industry, hours will change each week due to project timelines and problems..."

"It was well above average for a graduate engineer."

"The company has a sports and social club. For a small weekly cost you can get discount..."

"The majority of questions were based on what was on my CV. I was asked for more detail..."

"While the manufacturing teams drive projects to reduce cost and improve the process,..."

"Managers are very accessible."

"It's quite a diverse place and I have been made to feel welcome."

"We're told that promotion possibilities are open and equal and based on work and..."

"Pretty satisfied. I've been given lots of learning material and wasn't thrown in..."

"I was given my own project to work on at an early stage, which made me feel like..."

"With so many people working in the company, things can sometimes take longer than..."

"Everyone goes out on Thursday nights."

"Welcoming, friendly and challenging."

"One of the best medical device companies in the world and one of gradireland's top..."

"The training programme hasn't run to schedule due to unforeseen circumstances. However,..."

"Make the training more specific."

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