On average, employees at Argonne National Laboratory give their company a 4.2 rating out of 5.0 - which is 7% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest Argonne National Laboratory employees are Research Associates submitting an average rating of 4.5 and Interns also with a rating of 4.5.
"Great place to do research and be to the upfront of technology."
"Argonne was a very good research company to work at. I learned a lot about the realm of scientific research."
"great company fun to work there while i did"
"great place to work at! brilliant people and excellent place to grow!"
"My time at Argonne National Laboratory was great, I was able to work with a brilliant team of researchers and engineers and technical experts. I learned a lot while employed at Argonne and would work there again."
"A very unhappy place to work. No real sense of purpose or commitment to excellence. If you want a job where you can kind of just coast and where nobody wants you to be passionate about anything other than how soon the weekend will arrive, this might suit you. But it is not a serious place to have a serious career. Life is too short to work for organizations like this."
"Everything is good out there."
"Everything is good out here at Argonne National Laboratory."
"Everything is good out here."
"The only problem here is that there are very few permanent positions, lots of temporal 1-2 year postdocs, so it is difficult to start a career. Also, if you do not have a car you cannot get here easily."
"The work performed at ANL is exciting and cutting edge, however the low, public sector pay constantly will leave you wondering what else is out there."
"I have worked at ANL for 2.5 years as a postdoc. The environment is hugely supportive of independent research."
"Cool projects but limited use of technology. Kind of like working at a college campus."
"Good company to work for. Enjoyable work, and good focus."
What do you like about working at Argonne National Laboratory?
"Incredibly talented and dedicated staff do extremely important research for the Department of Energy."
Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?
"Sure, be extremely smart, very smart, or brilliant. A PhD helps."
What don't you like about working at Argonne National Laboratory?
"Extremely long commute, little room for advancement."
What suggestions do you have for management?
"Management should embrace more out of the box thinking instead of satisfying minimal needs."
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