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Amazon Edison Reviews

Updated September 10, 2018
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  • "Work/life balance seems comparable to other places I've worked - not worse" (in 2438 reviews)

  • "I have no work life balance issues" (in 507 reviews)

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  1. "Great Work Environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Retail Experience Manager (AREM) in Edison, NJ
    Current Employee - Assistant Retail Experience Manager (AREM) in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I love working here at Amazon. They make you feel like that you are the owner of your workplace. Management listens to ideas and always give you feedback. Love the straight forward approach with everyone.

    Cons

    No cons as I know what I signed up for.

    Advice to Management

    Only advice to management will be to streamline operations.


  2. "great benefits - poor management"

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    Former Employee - Inbound Stower in Edison, NJ
    Former Employee - Inbound Stower in Edison, NJ
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits! Benefits! Benefits... Benefits... Benefits!

    Cons

    newly graduated kids no idea about anything manages (!) you according what they had read on books :(( very poor management!

    Advice to Management

    overall almost a perfect company, every details has been thought carefully but stop putting kids on managerial positions!!!!!

  3. "work hard"

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    Current Employee - Fulfillment Associate in Edison, NJ
    Current Employee - Fulfillment Associate in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    easy to mive up in the company. great pay great benefits all in day 1. pay for your school after a year

    Cons

    they have long hours for shifts


  4. "Excellent work ethics"

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    Former Employee - Dock Captain in Edison, NJ
    Former Employee - Dock Captain in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent experience on the ship dock, was appointed dock captain for amazon in edison fast learner and cross trainer.

    Cons

    The animosity or gossip that goes around in the workspace, creates an uncertain complication that affects everyone in the workplace.

    Advice to Management

    Please watch out for the gossip and conflict arising in the workplace and also to a point those in charge that deserve there correct roles.


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Tier 1"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edison, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Friendly managers and employee
    -Variety in work
    -company benefits
    -pick up and drop off options from various Transist Stations
    -Overtime options

    Cons

    -work load varies from time to time
    -can sometimes be mentally exhausting


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Amazon stay away"

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    Former Employee - Inbound Stow/Problem Solver in Edison, NJ
    Former Employee - Inbound Stow/Problem Solver in Edison, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The insurance is pretty good as a second insurance

    Cons

    Very high turnover rate terrible people who do not know what they are doing poor management like a prison just an overall miserable place no life your life will be amazon and unpredictable mandatory overtime and do not voice your opinion you will be fired for having a voice

    Advice to Management

    Quit because you do not know what you are doing


  7. "FC Associate"

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    Former Employee - FC Associate in Edison, NJ
    Former Employee - FC Associate in Edison, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Full Benefits, More than Minimum wage....Barely. Dress extreamly casual, no real need to for any education plus the ability to count to 100 and read at the 3rd grade level.

    Cons

    The FC associate position is best for the young or physically fit. The only requirement to maintain or advance is the ability to move fast. If you are 40+ and not use to the demand of 10 hours+ on your feet moving fast think twice....then again. Much like field positions before 1865 the better you perform the more is expected.

    Advice to Management

    None, AMZN is the behemouth that ate Retail America, who am I to advise the 100 billion Dollar Man

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Eh"

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    Former Employee - Amazon Area Manager in Edison, NJ
    Former Employee - Amazon Area Manager in Edison, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amazon part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Cool stuff for you to do

    Cons

    They worked you overtime, not cool

    Advice to Management

    Show more interest in your workers


  9. "Fulfillment Center Associate"

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    Current Employee - Fulfillment Center Associate in Edison, NJ
    Current Employee - Fulfillment Center Associate in Edison, NJ

    I have been working at Amazon part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay. Great benefits for both part time and full time.

    Cons

    Work is slave labor. Hard on the back and feet.

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees better


  10. "Unknowledgeable operation managers"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edison, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edison, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Medical, and above NJ minimum wages

    Cons

    The facility is run by managers who treat employees as comadaties and over work employees and have a plantation mentality. There are a few managers who know what they are doing Zach,Madison,Josh the higher ups treat employees like they are cattle.

    Advice to Management

    Stop thinking you can ask workers to do more and more for $13.35 an hour stop making people do 10 different hard manual labor function while you sit around on your laptop


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