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Johnson Matthey Reviews

Updated 23 Feb 2020

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3.2
53%
Recommend to a Friend
75%
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Johnson Matthey Chief Executive Robert MacLeod
Robert MacLeod
140 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible working hours and good benefits(in 35 reviews)

  • "Good salary, good working hours, free lunch, training provided for working tasks(in 25 reviews)

Cons
  • "Some have poor management skills on how to develop their employees(in 13 reviews)

  • "Virtually no career progression without moving to a different department(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Current Employee - CI Engineer in Royston, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Matthey full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Amazing working at J M great place

    Cons

    none to talk about the company

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    Johnson Matthey2019-10-31
  2. "Good work experience"

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    Former Employee - Industrial Placement Student 

    I worked at Johnson Matthey full-time

    Pros

    Very friendly staff Lots of projects to work on Bonus awarded at end of year Very safe facility Scenic location

    Cons

    Limited career progression opportunities Very isolated

    Johnson Matthey2020-02-23
  3. "A nice place to work"

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    Former Employee - Compliance Specialist 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Johnson Matthey full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great Pension and Share Scheme

    Cons

    Management don't develop and acknowledge good workers

    Johnson Matthey2020-02-14
  4. "The worst of big and small"

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    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Royston, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Matthey full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good share scheme and pension

    Cons

    more centralising of services, standardising, box ticking makes life more difficult for R&D teams.

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    Johnson Matthey2020-01-16
  5. "Nice place to work"

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    Current Employee - Ahditor in Cambridge, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Matthey full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working hours and good benefits.

    Cons

    None so far. Seems a nice place to work.

    Johnson Matthey2020-01-14
  6. "Company do not follow own values and do not care about their employees"

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    Current Employee - Within Human Resources in Royston, East of England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Matthey full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    benefits - pension 22.5% free parking free lunch

    Cons

    people are not treated kindly people are not developed staff work loads is excessive and well-being not considered very selective in which uni people come from and are not open minded all business no employee care

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    Johnson Matthey2020-02-12
  7. "JM"

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    Current Employee - Business Manager 

    I have been working at Johnson Matthey full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Established company and well regarded

    Cons

    Well established company in the area

    Johnson Matthey2019-12-09
  8. Helpful (1)

    "HR"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager 

    I worked at Johnson Matthey part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Clever science in the business

    Cons

    Disorganised decisions made at the wrong level in the business

    Johnson Matthey2019-11-29
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Frustrating"

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    Current Employee - Shift Leader in Royston, East of England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Matthey full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good benefits and career prospects.

    Cons

    Empty promises. Poor management.

    Johnson Matthey2019-11-21
  10. "Technical support at manufacturing plant"

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    Current Employee - Process Development Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Johnson Matthey full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    I enjoy what I do and we have a great team environment

    Cons

    Low salary and no career development prospects

    Johnson Matthey2019-10-08

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