FedEx Reviews

Updated October 22, 2014
Updated October 22, 2014
1,189 Reviews
3.7
1,189 Reviews
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FedEx Chairman, President, and CEO Fred Smith
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Currently have a manager that understands work/life balance (in 122 reviews)

  • Good benefits which are offered to all employees (full & part time) (in 77 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance is fairly good except during "peak" times (in 26 reviews)

  • Upper management not being realistic about work loads for hourly employee (in 29 reviews)

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  1.  

    Operations Manager

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Memphis, TN

    I worked at FedEx full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    FedEx Express is a very good company to work for. Enjoyed my fifteen years with the company.

    Cons

    Long hours during periodes of havey volume.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to develope yourself.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Good company to work at

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Memphis, TN

    I have been working at FedEx full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Employee importance takes the top position when talking about FedEx. Team work is the key here. Recently started adopting new technologies on board. Teams are more like families.

    Cons

    Still some old technologies are being used. Advancement of personal career is not fast.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Change of green card processing from EB3 to EB2 will be helpful.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    I am very interested in working as a Courier Driver with your Organization.

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    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Goodyear, AZ
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Goodyear, AZ

    I have been working at FedEx full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    I am coming out of retirement. And I have talk to people that work for your company they like it !

    Cons

    I am highly skilled in driving and maintaining, loading and unloading documents and goods, and performing all associated paperwork.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Well when I work at Pacific Bell in San Francisco. I was a Supervisor of Repair Department it was ok.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    FedEx Internship

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Dallas, TX

    I worked at FedEx as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great team environment and a lot of good work experience

    Cons

    There was no cons during my internship

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Good Company

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Courier in Cupertino, CA
    Current Employee - Courier in Cupertino, CA

    I have been working at FedEx full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Plenty of good hard work

    Cons

    Often ask to work during scheduled time off

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better Pay

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Excellent company.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at FedEx full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, benefits good. Time off package decent.

    Cons

    Little down time. Always busy.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Excellent culture with few upward opportunities.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Analyst in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Analyst in Memphis, TN

    I have been working at FedEx full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    No better place to work with friendly and professional colleagues.

    Cons

    Very few upward movement opportunities as it simply is not growing anymore.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  9.  

    Pleasant, great workout

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at FedEx

    Pros

    Good managers. Push you to work hard.

    Cons

    Not too much time to rest and heal up.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Not too much you can change. Just try to give people rest so as not to hurt your workers.

  10.  

    Wonderful company

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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Memphis, TN

    I worked at FedEx full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company, believe in People, Service, and Profits.. In the order. Very active in the local community and throughout the world, I am proud too say that I worked for FedEx.

    Cons

    They have high level of expectations and create some stressful situations. Also moving away from remote workers, while the rest of the world moves towards remote workers, FedEx is moving away from remote workers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Working in FedEx help you to better understand the real corporate world, You will be involved in all the meetings of the on going projects in the team,. Everyone is so friendly and polite..

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Good company

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    Former Employee - Package Handler Part-time in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Package Handler Part-time in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at FedEx part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Benefits and pay were decent.

    Cons

    Hours/ upper management did not care for part timers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Care more about your part timers

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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