Mars Reviews in McLean, VA

272 Reviews
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Pros
  • Work-life balance is good, people leave work before 5:30 p (in 21 reviews)

  • Open Office environment - approachability to senior management (in 16 reviews)


Cons
  • Demanding schedules which can put strains on appropriate work-life balance (in 19 reviews)

  • Store management and especially Senior Management love their power (in 9 reviews)

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    Great company to work for. Best job I ever had!

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    Former Employee - Senior Infrastructure Technician  in  McLean, VA
    Former Employee - Senior Infrastructure Technician in McLean, VA

    I worked at Mars full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    -Lots of opportunity to take risks and try new things.
    -Inter-dependence and autonomy is encouraged
    -Food and snacks are readily available and so it the gym and fitness programs
    -On-going training
    -Opportunity to travel to domestic and international
    -Focus on personal and professional development
    -Great leadership in ECS (Executive team) members

    Cons

    -Long hours
    -no life outside work. Fun place to work so long-term, you have lots of friends at work in the same situation.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stay focused on the 5 Principles and allow them to drive all your decisions and you can't go wrong.

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