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Amazon Specialist Reviews

Updated Apr 5, 2020

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4.1
82%
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90%
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Amazon Chairman, President, and CEO Jeff Bezos
Jeff Bezos
599 Ratings
  1. "Great Experience"

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    Current Employee - Safety Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Networking, Communication, Foundation For Success

    Cons

    At times there can be a huge disconnect between Safety and Operations

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    Amazon2020-03-23
  2. Helpful (1)

    "A-ok"

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    Current Employee - Technical Support Specialist in Tacoma, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work from home bing bang

    Cons

    Sometimes the bathroom has no TP

    Amazon2020-03-23
  3. "Intern"

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    Former Intern - EHS Specialist in Joliet, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon

    Pros

    Good place to get experience and get to know EHS position

    Cons

    High pace and the need to learn and adapt quickly.

    Amazon2020-04-06
  4. "Amazon"

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    Former Employee - Brand Specialist 

    I worked at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    Awesome place to work at

    Cons

    Cannot think of any cons

    Amazon2020-03-19
  5. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Yard Specialist in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    Good pay, strong leadership, growth within the company

    Cons

    Sometimes it gets hectic around Peak season

    Amazon2020-03-18
  6. "Great Oppertunity"

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    Current Employee - IT Technical Support Specialist in Manassas, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A lot of opportunity to grow and a great view as to how the leading cloud solution expert does things

    Cons

    Tons of restrictions and micro managment

    Amazon2020-03-31
  7. "Great Company for personal growth"

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    Current Employee - Injury Prevention Specialist in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good work/life balance, compensation, work fulfillment

    Cons

    overtime during peak season, management moves often

    Amazon2020-02-20
  8. "Amazon"

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    Current Employee - Safety Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazon has great benefits and promotional values

    Cons

    Amazon has a tendency to keep you in the same place

    Amazon2020-03-04
  9. "Introduction to Glass door"

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    Former Employee - Control Systems Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    If you have the right manager it can rewarding work.

    Cons

    With this position in particular it wasn't always clear whom I reported to.

    Amazon2020-03-02
  10. "Great experience, learned a lot, but recruiting team is inflexible"

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    Former Intern - Marketing Specialist in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amazon for less than a year

    Pros

    -mentorship -given a project that allowed me to take ownership -freedom to grow and learn -strong team dynamic

    Cons

    -got an offer after my internship and wanted to transfer to NYC, but recruiting team wasn't willing to work with me -lack of intentionality in the recruiting process -I just felt like a number

    Amazon2020-02-28
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