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Merck Careers and Employment

About us
Our company, Merck (known as MSD outside of the U.S. and Canada), is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines, and animal health products. For more than 125 years we have been inventing for life. Today, we continue to be at the forefront of research to prevent and treat diseases that threaten people – more... and animals – including cancer, infectious diseases like HIV and Ebola, and emerging animal diseases.

We hire the most brilliant minds because inventing for life depends on our work. Our dedicated employees come from an array of backgrounds and do many different things—from research and development and business technology to marketing and pharmaceutical sales. Yet each of us knows our work matters.


At Merck, you'll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. You'll collaborate with talented colleagues who share your sense of purpose. Our company will empower you to innovate, explore, and develop your full potential in our possibility-rich environment. Join our team and help us invent, impact, and inspire every day.
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What is it like to work at Merck?

3.9
Work/Life Balance
4.0
Salary/Benefits
3.5
Job Security/Advancement
3.6
Management
3.8
Culture

What are people saying about the leadership at Merck?

86%
of employees approve of Ken Frazier’s performance as CEO
CEO Approval is based on 1,515 ratings
4.0
Great manager
Written by Specialist (Former Employee) from Dublin on 25 September 2018
Great manager but US corporates made all the decisions with no consideration for the people involved and the work put in to get project up and running.
Pros
Free fruit
Cons
Management in US are awful
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What did candidates say about the interview at Merck?

Interview experience
Based on 11 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 11 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 10 interviews
About a week
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