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  1. "Good Company to Work for"

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    Current Employee - Stower in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great Medical Benefits and good pay for the work

    Cons

    They got rid of the VCP Bonus when they gave everyone raises in October

  2. "Process Technican"

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    Current Employee - Process Technician in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Voluntary time off (VTO) Paid time off (PTO) Paid bereavement Easy to learn new roles

    Cons

    10 hour shifts 6 work day weeks during peak (November-January)

  3. "Shift Managers were great, Site Managers were not."

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    Former Employee - Fulfillment Associate in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people, opportunities to move up, good pay.

    Cons

    Virtually any reason you're not at work is deducted from UPT and if you go negative you're terminated. So don't get sick.

    Advice to Management

    Work with your employees better.

  4. "Amazon Warehouse Pros & Cons"

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    Current Employee - Amazon Warehouse Worker in Houston, TX
    Recommends

    I have been working at Amazon part-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    High Pay and easy work

    Cons

    Long walking and time goes by slow at times

  5. "You ready to make a lot of money to be treated very poorly?"

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    You can make a lot of money

    Cons

    Senior Management treats other managers very poorly and it is a very hierarchical structure where the Senior Management act like they are God's.

    Advice to Management

    Treat all managers with respect and honor and you will maintain loyalty without the high turnover

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    "It was a really good job. Decent pay, good benefits, not too difficult."

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    Former Employee - Fulfillment Associate in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Good job and good company to work for.

    Cons

    HR was really rude and inconsiderate.

  7. "Okay job for younger people"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy hiring process, low stress,

    Cons

    Rude coworkers, HR not willing to help

    Advice to Management

    Would be good if management had better hiring process and disciplined unproductive employees.

  8. "Great Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Named Account Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Customer Obsessed, Driven, versatile, quick to adapt, really believe in their leadership principles, good compensation plans

    Cons

    It is a lot of work! No quick, easy fixes for learning all a out AWS

  9. "Work Life"

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      Former Employee - Sortation Associate in Houston, TX

      I worked at Amazon part-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Extra money, evening hours, 4 days off.

      Cons

      Lack listening skills, not enough money to survive off of.

      Advice to Management

      Associates are human too.

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      "High Reward, Fast Pace Environment"

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      Former Employee - Area Manager in Houston, TX
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Amazon full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Ability to learn and grow with the company is limitless. Financial compensation very generous.

      Cons

      Time consuming job - Amazon is not a place for work life balance. It is a place to commit to and in return be rewarded with career growth and financially.

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