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Updated January 23, 2018
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Elizabeth, NJ

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  • While my work-life balance is great - others are having a different experience (in 2134 reviews)

  • Sometimes no work life balance and manager will not let you work overtime (in 444 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "driver"

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    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Elizabeth, NJ
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Elizabeth, NJ

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

    Pros

    i made my own schedule

    Cons

    low income , long drives and no productive for me

    Advice to Management

    i have 4+ years od experience as office manager, secretary and clerk . with a great costumers services . bilingual.


  2. "Associate"

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    Current Employee - Associate in Elizabeth, NJ
    Current Employee - Associate in Elizabeth, NJ

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

    Pros

    They are always hiring, so that's great.

    Cons

    They rarely have not enough hours.

  3. "It was a decent job"

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    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Elizabeth, NJ
    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Elizabeth, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The pay was good after overtime

    Cons

    Schedule was different every week


  4. "Stow"

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    Former Employee - Material Handler in Elizabeth, NJ
    Former Employee - Material Handler in Elizabeth, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Pay , great management , alot of overtime

    Cons

    Short breaks for 10 + hrs


  5. "Flex delivery Associate"

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

    I have been working at Amazon part-time

    Pros

    Great pay and flexible schedule

    Cons

    sometimes there are not enough Flex shifts to work

    Advice to Management

    no advice in my opinion


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Bull crap"

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    Former Employee - Sorter in Elizabeth, NJ
    Former Employee - Sorter in Elizabeth, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    short hours but good pay

    Cons

    They fired me for being absent on days that I was at work, then they fixed my time card but refuse to give me my job back. And they need air conditioning and a heating system

    Advice to Management

    Get it together


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Amazon Promotes people with bad behavior"

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    Former Employee - Fresh Associate in Elizabeth, NJ
    Former Employee - Fresh Associate in Elizabeth, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon part-time

    Pros

    Only a 4 hour shift
    Damn near anyone who applies can get a job here

    Cons

    Managers says sexual things and get away with it
    Ambassadors keep their job after multiple altercations and say discriminating things
    Then if you address a problem you have to HR the person you told hr on retaliates by getting you fired and Amazon is ok with that lol

    Advice to Management

    Throw the whole of DEW2 in the garbage

  8. "Sortation Associate"

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    Current Employee - Sortation Associate in Elizabeth, NJ
    Current Employee - Sortation Associate in Elizabeth, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Weekly Pay, Hourly Pay,

    Cons

    Management, Tedious work, co-workers,

    Advice to Management

    Take control of who's the manager and who's the employee, some managers do not know what they're doing!


  9. "Responsible for your own growth."

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    Current Employee - Assistant Shift Manager in Elizabeth, NJ
    Current Employee - Assistant Shift Manager in Elizabeth, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to grow within the company.
    Flexible schedules if you are a student.
    Always innovating and improving processes.
    Pre-paid tuition assistance for certain types of studies.

    Cons

    Unorganized management.
    HR can be very inefficient. It will take them very long to correct whatever errors they have in their system.

    Advice to Management

    Try to be consistent with what you tell associates.


  10. "Sorter"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elizabeth, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elizabeth, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon part-time

    Pros

    I can't think of any

    Cons

    Amazon is a modern day plantation.


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