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MA Laboratories Reviews

Updated Jul 15, 2019

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2.9
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54%
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Abraham Ma
69 Ratings
Pros
  • "Really appreciate company to offer flexibility to make employees maintain work-life balance(in 14 reviews)

  • "Good for new immigrants to survival in US(in 8 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Helpful (3)

    "LA branch is most pleasant company I ever worked for!"

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    Current Employee - Account Manager in City of Industry, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MA Laboratories full-time

    Pros

    Pleasant working environment, friendly co-workers, supporting and helpful management

    Cons

    No refreshment offered, lack of communication between branches

    MA Laboratories2018-06-06

    MA Laboratories Response

    July 9, 2018

    Thank you for your commitment to Ma Labs. We look forward to your growth in the company. We appreciate and have noted your feedback. We do our best to provide an environment in which open communication is encouraged. Please reach out to HR and let us know how we can best support you ...

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  2. Helpful (2)

    "You will have no chance to raise your salary"

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    Current Employee - Purchasing in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    easy to make some friends

    Cons

    My friends who worked for Malabs inc for over 10 years but never get any chance to raise their salary. I've worked here for 2 years, but salary still below average level in bay area. Many coworkers have asked for a raise but can't be approved. therefore we have a super high turn over. We have a employee left almost every week. Most coworkers come to this company for H1B sponsorship. once people get their H1b they...

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    MA Laboratories2019-07-15

    MA Laboratories Response

    July 18, 2019HR Coordinator

    We are sorry to hear about your feedback and would like to invite you to speak to HR for additional suggestions. We do understand and believe that our greatest assets are our employees and periodically review our compensations packages to stay competitive in our industry. The company ...

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "Work-life Balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MA Laboratories full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers and no over time

    Cons

    Strict management culture, Clock in and clock out policy. No 401k match

    Advice to Management

    Less micromanagement, more focusing on sales and sales support. Make the sales support really be supportive. Don't let the support team lead the sales.

    MA Laboratories2019-06-05

    MA Laboratories Response

    July 18, 2019HR Coordinator

    We are sorry to hear about your feedback. We understand and believe that our greatest assets are our employees and we consistently strive to enhance our culture to convey our appreciation to our employees and follow labor laws. Part of our culture is a great work life balance and ...

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  4. "Work life balance"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MA Laboratories full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    No OT, people are nice.

    Cons

    not much advancement in the company

    MA Laboratories2019-05-22

    MA Laboratories Response

    July 18, 2019HR Coordinator

    Thank you for providing us with your feedback. We invite you contact our HR Department to clarify on your suggestions. We appreciate your time spent with Ma Labs and we wish you well on your future endeavors.

  5. "Great people to work with"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Some of the co-workers are great and friendly.

    Cons

    The salary and benefit can be improved.

    MA Laboratories2019-05-13

    MA Laboratories Response

    July 18, 2019HR Coordinator

    Thank you for being a loyal and valued employee of Ma Labs and for your time with our company. We are glad to hear that you enjoy working with your co-workers. We appreciate your feedback and please don't hesitate to contact the HR Department for any additional suggestions.

  6. Helpful (7)

    "Anonymous"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MA Laboratories full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    I can't think of any positive opinions for this company

    Cons

    Low pay, sunset industry, everybody is too busy blaming his coworkers or other teams, no career growth, management is like 60's last century, no freedom no human rights, clock-in & clock-out everyday, CEO and HR see you as if you are a prisoner, lots of law suits toward the company, working environment is like working in a pile of junk, pretentious and ignorant managers, no perks. If you are over 50 and want to live...

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    Advice to Management

    All the positive comments about this company on this website is written by its HRs

    MA Laboratories2019-01-14

    MA Laboratories Response

    March 13, 2019HR Coordinator

    We are sorry to hear about your feedback. We understand and believe that our greatest assets are our employees and we consistently strive to enhance our culture to convey our appreciation to our employees and follow labor laws. Part of our culture is a great work life balance and ...

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  7. Helpful (2)

    "Purchasing assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MA Laboratories full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, good for starters

    Cons

    Ppl don’t care abt ur personal growth. U don’t c a career path. Low pay.

    MA Laboratories2018-09-10

    MA Laboratories Response

    March 13, 2019HR Coordinator

    We appreciate hearing your thoughts and we invite you to speak with our HR department concerning your career path and compensation.

  8. Helpful (4)

    "work life balance"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MA Laboratories for more than a year

    Pros

    9am-5:30pm no overtime Steadily Business, no need to worry about performance

    Cons

    Pay is not too good

    MA Laboratories2018-08-01

    MA Laboratories Response

    March 13, 2019HR Coordinator

    We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Ma Labs. We do periodically review our compensation packages to stay competitive in our industry. Please contact our HR department for any further suggestion.

  9. Helpful (5)

    "Anonymous"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MA Laboratories full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It's a job doesn't require your brain that much once you get used to

    Cons

    - yelling and very unhappy work environment - no career growth, no salary raise, no bonus raise, terrible benefits, way below market value - arrogant management, even for middle managers, not sure where their pride came from working for such noncompetitive companies - too much micromanagement ...too many to list but don't remember all

    Advice to Management

    n/a

    MA Laboratories2018-07-21

    MA Laboratories Response

    March 13, 2019HR Coordinator

    Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. Ma Labs is a company that continuously changes with our business needs. Our leadership has extensive knowledge on our industry and we strive to cultivate a collaborative environment. We do consistently strive to provide a positive environment ...

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  10. Helpful (3)

    "All the previous positive ratings were fake from HR"

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    Former Employee - Accounting Specialist in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MA Laboratories full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I cannot think of any positive for Ma Labs

    Cons

    Clock-in and clock out, never had payraise, sunset industry and business

    MA Laboratories2018-07-18

    MA Laboratories Response

    March 13, 2019HR Coordinator

    Thank you for providing us with your feedback. We invite you to contact our HR Department to clarify on your comments. We appreciate your time spent with Ma Labs and we wish you well on your future endeavors.

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