In general, it is like a large family. It is fast-paced and requires a lot of teamwork. Everyone tries to get along and there are goals to aim for.
8 hours minimum, but 10-12 hours consistently were pressured last minute on employees more often then not. Management will give less than 24 hours notice and reprimand you if you are unable to participate in over hours at all times.
How long does it take to get hired from start to finish at The Jackson Laboratory? What are the steps along the way?
There are a few interviews to go through. The qualifications you bring to the table. It’s best if you have a degree in the field your applying for.
I heard there is a medical screening before you get hired? What does it consist of? Is it just a drug screen or an actual physical?
It is just a basic physical.
The pace of work varies from week to week. Some weeks, you will be able to go home early, or request to help others due to a light schedule. Other days, you can work over 10 hours a shift.
What advice would you give the CEO of The Jackson Laboratory about how to improve it?
Understanding the change that want to become better to help others to make a better decision.