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    The medical technology company, which has been growing quickly thanks in part to several acquisitions, has made a big commitment to volunteerism and sustainability. Selected employees can volunteer for 40 hours annually through Operation Smile. For every used, program-approved medical device hospitals have returned, the company has donated and planted a tree (20,000 and counting!). “We aren’t afraid to tackle big-ticket items and projects that are out of our comfort zone,” says one employee. “The culture here tends to be motivated by the unknown and complex.”

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    Company Info

    Employees and job openings are U.S.-only.
    Rank last year11
    Years on list
    10
    HQ location
    Kalamazoo, Mich.
    Employees19,941
    Job openings (as of February 2020)1,348
    Industry
    Manufacturing & Production
    Revenue, 2019 or most recent year ($M)$14,884
    Year founded
    1941
    Type of organization
    Public
    Number of work sites120
    Websitehttps://www.stryker.com

    Perks

    100% health coverage
    no
    Unlimited sick days
    no
    Telecommuting
    yes
    Job sharing
    yes
    Subsidized childcare
    yes
    Compressed work weeks
    yes
    Fully-paid sabbaticals
    no
    On-site fitness/subsidized gym
    yes
    On-site medical care facility
    yes
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
    yes
    Health insurance for part-timers
    yes
    Sick days for part-timers
    yes
    College tuition reimbursement
    yes
    Student loan debt repayment
    no
    Medical facility at all locations
    no

    Diversity

    % Women34.9%
    % Minorities25.2%
    % African-American/Black5.6%
    % Asian7.5%
    % Caucasian/White71.7%
    % Hispanic/Latino10.7%
    % Native American/Alaska Native0.3%
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.3%
    % Two or more races0.7%
    % Unknown ethnicity3.2%
    Date info provided
    Aug. 26, 2019

    Paid Time Off

    PTO limit (days)26
    # Sick days
    8

    Compensation

    Most common job (for salaried employee)
    Senior Specialist, Marketing
    Avg. base pay (salaried)-
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)-
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)-

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth7%
    # of job applicants163,384
    Avg. # of applicants per opening40
    # New graduates hired42