EMPLOYEE DEVELOPMENT AND WELLNESS CITIZENSHIP
At Medtronic, we believe every employee deserves to work in a safe environment where they can thrive, with opportunities to advance professionally, and the ability to share in company success. Our learning and development programs help our talent reach their full potential, build lifelong skills, and strengthen our inclusive culture. We support professional development by providing educational opportunities at all levels of the organization and take a structured approach to career conversations.
Two-way dialogue is critical to driving an inclusive culture. That’s why we invite feedback and encourage employees to share their voice in a variety of ways throughout the year. We integrate safety into our workplace culture, prioritize our employees’ health and wellness, and recognize each other’s accomplishments through our global "Recognize! Program". Combined with our compensation and benefits package, these initiatives set our people on a path to a successful and a rewarding career at Medtronic.
We take pride in helping our employees succeed and build meaningful careers at Medtronic. In FY19:
Read a summary of our 2019 corporate citizenship progress
The Power of Purpose — Supporting a Global Workforce
From mental health and well-being to financial assistance after natural disasters, Medtronic helps employees, every step of the way.
Employees are taking advantage of six additional weeks of paid time off to deal with family care needs.
Employees at a new facility in Santo Domingo extend the Medtronic Mission to their communities.
How medical devices and the letters B.O.K. changed the lives of the Anderson family.
As Medtronic receives national recognition for its focus on employee health, a partnership with the Minnesota Vikings is impacting the local community.
Medtronic Young Professionals partner with All Hands — an international disaster relief organization.
Experienced bioengineers take advantage of a Medtronic program that provides opportunities for women returning to the field. After six years away, one program participant re-enters the workforce with a new-found perspective.
Employees play key role in building — and spreading — a culture of environmental health and safety at Medtronic.