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Updated September 10, 2018
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Toronto, ON, Canada Area (Canada)

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  • "Work/life balance seems comparable to other places I've worked - not worse" (in 2384 reviews)

  • "I have no work life balance issues" (in 497 reviews)

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  1. "Associate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits.
    Nice management . Great working environment

    Cons

    Dnt have any cons


  2. "amazon"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good environment and easy work

    Cons

    cant listen to music while you work

    Advice to Management

    need to allow some sort of music for full time employers

  3. "Maintenance"

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    Current Employee - EAM Administrative in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - EAM Administrative in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good pay and great people to work with

    Cons

    can be taxing on family life


  4. "Warehouse associate"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits are really good.gets overtime as well

    Cons

    It’s a long shift and gets too tiring at times .rest all is good

    Advice to Management

    Management is good


  5. Helpful (1)

    "FC associate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A very good and caring company

    Cons

    workers required work on a very fast rate which is beyond their capacity


  6. "Warehouse Associate"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Milton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Milton, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Static Schedule can allow for work life balance so long as the company doesn't spring mandatory overtime.

    Part Time Off hours can allow you the ability to deal with an emergency situation.

    Cons

    Pays less than other warehouse jobs.
    Dangerous business practises.
    Creates their own high turnover rate.

    Advice to Management

    Update the rate of pay to deal with high turnover rate.


  7. "Ship Dock, Conveyor, SCIOC Testing, Rebin"

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    Former Employee - Shipping and Receiving in Milton, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Shipping and Receiving in Milton, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Learned so many things about working in warehouses, learning about shipping and receiving, how these huge companies get orders out on time, its a non stop learning environment

    Cons

    If you are not ready to work and be on your feet for 12 hours a day, then this job isnt for you

    Advice to Management

    A little more relationship building and focusing more on a personal level with people would be great.

  8. "Shipping and Receiving Associate"

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    Former Employee - Shipper/Receiver in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Shipper/Receiver in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits and a lot of overtime if desired

    Cons

    overtime is mandatory, your contract says you can be fired for any reason they see fit at any time. Long shifts, bad management, favouritism is rampant.

    Advice to Management

    N/A


  9. "associate"

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    Current Employee - Associate in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Associate in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    free lunches and paid time off

    Cons

    High volume, Mismanagement, Work like robots

    Advice to Management

    Unfair management


  10. "Room for improvment"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Process Assistant in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Process Assistant in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The people you meet. Company events, Discount.

    Cons

    The hours and pay, poor support for senior managers across all departments and shifts.

    Advice to Management

    Improve associate engagement.


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