Management (Former Employee), Princeton, NJ – February 19, 2013
Pros: most people were nice;clean work environment
Cons: employee mismanagement, politics
Management Salary & Benefits were competitive BUT Management leadership was terrible. Management had a hard time figuring out who was a good worker and who was a slacker. When downsizing occurred, bad employment decisions were made.
AR Specialist (Former Employee), Mass – January 30, 2013
Pros: warm in winter; good a/c in summer
Former Finance Dept. employee, overly strict and rigid and the metrics increased and the drive for cash burns you out. Managers are more concerned with status vs. doing the right thing. Former bosses have traded stock online during working hours and takes naps at their desk.
Specialist - Pricing Data Analysis (Current Employee), Bangalore, KA – January 17, 2013
Gave me a foundation to learn about Pricing , learnt MS office like Excel , Macros , Access and created few database in Access and few Macros for Strategy reports. Very supportive Manager and Co-workers, Most Enjoyable part of the job as there was opportunity to learn new things.
Very well maintained, and safety orientated business
Assembler Santa Rosa Cell (Former Employee), Marinette, WI – January 11, 2013
Pros: very good communication between employer and employe, as well as information meeting., very good safety standards, and conditions
Cons: haven't found any in the time i was employed by tyco
While I worked at Tyco the emplyes were well informed in there job knowledge and also in the training of new employes and man power personel. The employes were very patient and thourow in training to asure you were taught correctly. At the time of my employment thru HKA at Tyco I had just lost my son of 18 yrs within two weeks of my hire. I delt with – more... the situation the best I could at that time but I found it hard to deal with every day situations, so soon after his death. Scense then I have recovered to the extent that I would like to further my employment at Tyco and to show you that I can perform to Tyco exspectation and get my life going forward again. – less
Quality Control Inspector (Former Employee), East Berlin, PA – January 10, 2013
Pros: good working conditions
Cons: job insecurity
When I was hired, I was told honestly that Tyco does go through lay-offs, so I understood that going in. I was eventually layed off from the E. Berlin facility.
The plant generally had good managers that set good examples. One thing I found frustrating was the long-term employees so set in their ways it almost became impossible for a new person to – more... feel welcome. – less