Northwest Airlines
3.5 of 5 65 reviews
www.nwa.com Eagan, MN 5000+ Employees

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Good flying benefit!

Customer Service Supervisor (Current Employee)

I have been working at Northwest Airlines

ProsGreat flying benefit!
Great people to work with!
Never boring working at the airport!
Work schedule is flexible as you can trade days off with others!

ConsWorking hours suck!
No advancement what so ever!
Union protection (I like the protection, but it just protect alot of lazy people and I ended up getting punished by doing their jobs too.

Advice to Senior ManagementStop micro manage people who has been there hell a lot longer than you are. WE KNOW WHAT TO DO! Other than that, you guys did great!

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My life was enhanced by my working for NWA.

Flight Attendant (Former Employee)
Honolulu, HI

I worked at Northwest Airlines


Pros: The people you work with. The flexible lifestyle and travel opportunities. The incredible opportunity for personal growth. You are exposed to many points… Cons: The flexibility in the job comes at the price of jet lag and being gone holidays. The pull of gravity on the body as one… Advice to Senior Management: Stop setting the company and the employees up to fulfill unrealistic public expectations based on some flamboyant add campaign or price war. And stop… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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A negative work environment.

Customer Service Agent (Current Employee)
Minneapolis, MN

I have been working at Northwest Airlines


Pros: Some flexibility for trading your work hours or days off. There are flight benefits however it is becoming increasingly difficult to use them. … Cons: There always seems to be negative morale, because the company always seems to be in a crisis requiring pay cuts, concessions or layoffs. Many… Advice to Senior Management: Treat all employees the way you want the external customer… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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