Amgen Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Amgen

Contract workers

It's sad that over half of the company's employees now are contract workers. That shows how low Amgen is willing to go to appease shareholders. Nothing against contract workers, mind you, but laying off people just to save on benefits and pay by... —  read more 

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extremely unstable

there're so many positives about working at amgen, but they all get overshadowed by complete and utter instability. the ups and downs are like a roller coaster. amgen will hire good people just to lay them off soon after. then they'll hire people... —  read more 

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700 to go

No announcement internally. But word of mouth spreads in this small community. Manufacturing says goodbye to 700. Overall 1300 this year, >25% site reduction. Trimming down to be bought? —  read more 

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Layoffs are nothing new at Amgen

Not sure why people seem so surprised by layoffs, when they've been a part of doing business for Amgen for years. Every now and then we'll get a new reorganization that always includes a round of layoffs. Office morale has been hitting new lows... —  read more 

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Amgen has no vision

If you are a forward thinker with ideas, stay away from Amgen. In my three decades of work, I have never worked at a place that is so uncompromisingly stuck in its very outdated way of doing things. Everywhere else people who contributed new views... —  read more 

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Amgen Layoffs 2018

When will my job be safe? Never - never never! Right, that's our modern capitalism - that's probably why there are rumors about layoffs in Thousand Oaks.

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68 let go on Dec 31, 2013

Happy New Year... I was part of the group... here is the WARN notice: 1 AMGEN INC ONE AMGEN CENTER DRIVE THOUSAND OAKS, CA 91320, 013 WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD OF VENTURA COUNTY, COURTNEY ROGERS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, HUMAN RESOURS 805-447-4852, EDNS... —  read more 

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