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Jabil Reviews

Updated January 13, 2019
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Pros
  • "great facilities, benefits, great work environment" (in 38 reviews)

  • "inside the world that never sleep :) Good benefits and career development" (in 28 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance are not good for some BU" (in 33 reviews)

  • "Big workload at times long hours" (in 34 reviews)

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  1. "Benefits"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Georgetown, MA
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Georgetown, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jabil (Less than a year)

    Pros

    the benefit is perfect compare to other company

    Cons

    the environment is so stressful


  2. "Quality Engineer"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Quality Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Quality Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excelent work enviroment. Good motivation.

    Cons

    None. I only can say good things about this company.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up with the good work

  3. "Overworked"

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    Former Employee - Solderer in Saint Petersburg, FL
    Former Employee - Solderer in Saint Petersburg, FL

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

    Pros

    Learned a lot and was challenged

    Cons

    Excepted at times to work 6 days on 12 hr shifts.


  4. "Rewarding experience"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - N/A in Chula Vista, CA
    Current Employee - N/A in Chula Vista, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    This facility will give you the opportunity to move around the organization to find the job that best suits your skills. If you are determined, pro-active and have a positive attitude, there are real opportunities here.

    Cons

    Long hours at times when it gets busy.


  5. "Purchasing"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Buyer in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Buyer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company has good direction and strong leaders.
    Jabil is much more organized with better processes in place than other CMs.
    Many opportunities to grow your career.

    Cons

    Work life balance
    Working weekends and holidays to meet customer requirements without push back or expressing any real care about how it affects our employees

    Advice to Management

    Treat your people like they mean more to you than $$$.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Poor Management, underutilized personel"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chemical Maintenance Engineer in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Chemical Maintenance Engineer in Memphis, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent pay for what you do

    Cons

    You're made to be a janitor instead of a technician
    Cheap management
    No upward mobility


  7. "Integration"

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    Former Employee - Integration in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Integration in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The training and development projects

    Cons

    There were no challenges for me

  8. "Great place to get your foot in the door"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Jabil full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility to work from home
    401k 4% match

    Cons

    Unorganized
    Lack of technology
    Lack of growth
    No one is at work - everyone works from home

    Advice to Management

    Invest in technology that provides efficiencies


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Not as cool as the web site"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manufacturing in Saint Petersburg, FL
    Current Employee - Manufacturing in Saint Petersburg, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits, nice co-workers. Vacation days earned in little bits every 2 weeks.

    Cons

    Mandatory overtime. Little or no notice for schedule changes. Manufacturing employees treated poorly.

    Advice to Management

    Get out of the glass tower and go to the manufacturing areas every day. Be a consistent presence. Be available for real.


  10. "Shared Services Team"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Jabil full-time

    Pros

    Enjoy the people I worked with.

    Cons

    There are inconsistencies with the policies and procedures.

    Advice to Management

    Follow & practice best practices.