Arrow Electronics Reviews

Updated March 9, 2015
312 reviews filtered by
  • Any Location
  • Any Job Title

Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date
  1. Horrible since Arrow bought out the company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Recycle used electronics, its a Job

    Cons

    Employees are treated poorly and unappreciated.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give the people doing all of the manual labor a break. management is always flexing there power for silly things. Let us do your job while you tell us what we already know. Do i want to use the bathroom? Yes please, let me walk from 1 stall to another 1 stall for 30 mins untill i find a place to park because you cannot afford more stalls. Do we want to have more fun and gifts? Yes but it never happens even when you say it will. do we want the raise that was promised to us 1 year ago? uhh duh i do. stop prolonging it and keeping a carrot in-front of everyone face.(the Carrot is made of plastic)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful

    Good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Arrow Electronics

    Pros

    Great team environment. Flexibility

    Cons

    Money not great, Tough goals to achieve

  3. 1 person found this helpful

    Business Development Manager

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics full-time

    Pros

    time-off policies, benefits, n/a, n/a

    Cons

    No culture, bias, growth, worst experience

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management are moving to manufacturing. Shows how much "value" they have in employees

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Review


  5. 1 person found this helpful

    I worked at Arrow Electronics

    Pros

    Arrow Electronics gives various opportunities of practice enhancing or sharpening one's knowledge. It also offers over times increasing salaries or tips.

    Cons

    Too many sources of instruction causing not only workers to be stressful, and frustrated., but also work itself to boring.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    All advices I can give to the Arrow Electronics management can be summarized by just finding a good administration or organization susceptible to help employees perform their respective tasks without stress and frustration

  6. 1 person found this helpful

    Good place to work

    Current Employee - Anonymous
    Current Employee - Anonymous

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics

    Pros

    Long term employee, good salary, great benefits. Cutting edge of up and coming business technologies (internet marketing, IoT, television commercials.) Sound business strategies, fair to employees.

    Cons

    Part of a large culture, lots of inexperienced new people makes it difficult to get things completed at times.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing

  7. 2 people found this helpful

    I would advise against working as a contractor....

    • Career Opportunities
    Former Contractor - Collections
    Former Contractor - Collections

    I worked at Arrow Electronics as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    I had wonderful managers and co workers.

    Cons

    You can expect to be a contract employee for over a year....which isn't really acceptable.

    Doesn't Recommend
  8. 1 person found this helpful

    Glorified Quoter at a human puppy mill

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Denver, CO
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Denver, CO

    I worked at Arrow Electronics full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Good Benefits package and somewhat decent work place environment

    Cons

    Terrible middle management and upper management is disconnected from employees. Very outdated technology

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get it together and make established rules with no flex for certain individuals. Also, listen to suggestions from employees on culture issues as well as how to improve job function.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful

    One of The Best Teams!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Regional Sales Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Regional Sales Specialist in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    I worked with CDW and NetApp and it was a great experience. the culture and the team was a combination of work hard and play hard. I was given the freedom to work on an outside project the help both Arrow and NetApp manage the channel better.

    Cons

    Team changes which i guess was nature of channel with people cycling in and out of various manufactures and/partners.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  10. 2 people found this helpful

    Sweat shop

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Account Representative in Englewood, CO
    Former Employee - Account Representative in Englewood, CO

    I worked at Arrow Electronics full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good health insurance and a cafeteria if you work in "building 1".

    Cons

    Mgmt is bottom of the rung. Many have no education and have mastered office politics in a bad way to get where they are at. No advancement opportunities overall.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take some real management classes. You are no longer in high school. When you say you're going to do xxx, actually do it and follow through.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 3 people found this helpful

    Don't do it!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Inside Account Manager OCS in Denver, CO
    Former Employee - Inside Account Manager OCS in Denver, CO

    I worked at Arrow Electronics full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    All my coworkers were great, we all felt like we were on a sinking ship together. I miss them and think of them fondly.

    Cons

    Company hates its employees. The heath insurance is terrible and the building is poorly maintained.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

Work at Arrow Electronics? Share Your Experiences

Arrow Electronics

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.