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"It's a job."

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Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Chester, VA
Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Chester, VA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Good benefits. Above average pay.

Cons

Poor communication between departments. One-on-one training is poor. Humanity is lost due to walk-out process.

Advice to Management

Each department manager should own their own department in human relations.

Other Employee Reviews for Amazon

  1. "Warehouse associate"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    There a lot if benefits with amazon. Working conditions are a lot better than other warehouse jobs. Reasonable on time off, benefits, stock in company, and easy to learn tasks.

    Cons

    Work schedules can be unreasonable especially during high merchandise seasons such as Christmas.

    Advice to Management

    Put people with the right skill set, degrees, certification in the right areas.


  2. "Tough and very fast paced work."

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    Former Contractor - Logistics in North Indianapolis, IN
    Former Contractor - Logistics in North Indianapolis, IN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amazon as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Clean Environment, Fair in Employee Dealings, Opportunity for advancement. Clean Lunch Rooms. Interesting in seeing vast number of products stored and processed.

    Cons

    Very hard work and difficult to keep up their required pace. And if you don't, you're out of there. Also, Night shift and be very challenging. It's a pain to go through Security for breaks, lunches and just reporting to work.

    Advice to Management

    More emphasis on Safety of employees.

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