Why our employees love working for GSK
Our people are essential to our success. We focus on building their capabilities, and aim to support and empower them to be the best they can be.
In 2016, GSK was named Canada’s Safest Employer in the manufacturing category by Canadian Occupational Safety Magazine and Thomson Reuters.
In this section you can find out what life at GSK is really like.
Here is a list of the top reasons as described by our employees:
Safety is a real thing in our company – it’s everywhere. The saying ‘safety first’ is not an empty slogan, it’s the way we work.”
Physical Work Environment
Thanks to the great fitness centre, I have been able to improve my health and lost over 60 lbs, by using exercise to manage stress and boost my energy.”
It's inspiring to talk to people here. There are so many new ideas. You get rejuvenated. We feed off of each other's energy...It refreshes me to be inspired by other people.”
A career with GSK Consumer Healthcare means going beyond a job description. It's a career where individuals & teams work together to share ideas and expertise. It's where we collectively strive to become the world's first and best Fast Moving Consumer Healthcare company, driven by science and values.”
Learning & Development
I love the fact that there are many opportunities for professional and personal development at GSK, and that both are supported. My manager strikes the perfect balance between allowing me autonomy and providing support and guidance.”
Employee Health & Well-Being
I was very impressed with the Energy for Performance program that was rolled out. I appreciated that GSK would spend the time and money towards supporting our health & well-being.”
This organization is first class all the way. It is a great feeling to be a part of an organization with such a great track record of success and reputation internationally as one of the best companies to work for. It is always great to hear the response when I mention who I work for and the respect this organization gets...”
I'm making a difference, not just in the outcome for the patient but in the bigger picture of what the company is all about. There's an internal motivation. You want to do more and achieve more. In this culture...you can make a difference strategically...It's not working reactively, it's thinking strategically about our business. We work together, we work hard, we can achieve our goals-- and in the end, we are benefiting patients.”
An absolutely fantastic organization to be a part of, with clear expectations and goals which go rewarded financially and non-financially...This company takes the time to go above and beyond to ensure job satisfaction.”
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