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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"Helpful and attentive."
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...

"The key is to prepare scenarios of instances where you showed key competencies and..."

"Great work has been done to improve the culture within the Galway plant. Optimism..."

"Working in a cleanroom, our desk space is minimal, which does not make for a great..."

"Fairly flexible but they can depend on your supervisor. You can work around the core..."

"Boston offer one of the best pay packages for graduates. However, other programmes..."

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

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

"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...."

"There are societies set up within Boston Scientific for minority groups. All of the..."

"There is definitely a culture within Boston Scientific Galway where they promote..."

"The quality of work is varied. When I was working in line support, work ranged from..."

"It's a fast-paced workplace with exciting technology in use and very varied day-to-day..."

"I found the job slow for the first couple of months while they let me find my fo..."

"Bake offs are very popular at tea time."

"Fast paced, high energy, rewarding."

"I worked here previously as a Co-op and loved the team I was in and the work env..."

"I've had plenty of informal training with other members of the group. Official training..."

"I'd like there to be more mixing with other grads, or previous grads, to get advice..."

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