- A family member is an employee of an electrical utility -- discounts on the electric bill.
- When I worked at a major pharma, there was a company store with discounted consumer goods. That store is gone, of course. I got a T-shirt with a molecular model of V/ia/gra on it.
- I hear that BMS (?) used (still does?) to give you free cases of formula when you had a baby.
- One place I worked had all the free soda that you could drink and free peanut butter, jam and bread. Good enough for me!
Friday, January 6, 2012
Perk-a-licious: what are the best company perks?
I see (via SeeArrOh) that the American Snuff Company is hiring a chemist; do you think they give you all the tobacco products that you want to carry home? (I seem to recall that a benefit of working at the Jack Daniels distillery is a free case of Jack Daniels?) Other perks I've heard of:
What other perks have you heard of in your time in the chemical industry? Do petroleum refiners give away free gas?