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Nestlé Waters North America Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Dec 1, 2019

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3.7
67%
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72%
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Nestlé Waters North America CEO  Fernando Merce
Fernando Merce
106 Ratings
Pros
  • "Competitive pay, very good benefits including 401K, PROFIT SHARING(in 44 reviews)

  • "Nestle continually educates it people, and provides a good work life balance(in 36 reviews)

Cons
  • "VERY long hours and if you require a lot of direction/oversight, this is not the job for you(in 45 reviews)

  • "Work life balance challenges based on workloads(in 42 reviews)

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  1. "Glad to be back with Nestle"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Container Manufacturing Manager in Madison, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Nestle continually educates it people, and provides a good work life balance. There are always challenges in manufacturing but they are willing to provide the support and resources to be successful.

    Cons

    There is a lot of negative information out there about the company, that is not accurate.

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-12-02
  2. "Overall good company. Would recommend working here."

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    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, decent benefits, great work life balance

    Cons

    Poor communication from top down (typical of larger corporation), can be dysfunctional working between groups

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-11-18
  3. "HRBP"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very Innovative and competitive. The work environment is awesome at the corporate level. The factories are something to behold to see all of the massive machinery and clean work floors. The associates are respectful and majority tend to have a lot of passion for bottling water.

    Cons

    Lean operations can create undue stress at times. Work life balance challenges based on workloads

    Advice to Management

    None!

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-10-29
  4. "Great Business Principles and People Oriented"

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    Current Employee - RESOURCE 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Great benefits - Focus on leadership development - Ability to grow professionally - Rewards great performance - Huge management focus on safety - Big management focus on quality

    Cons

    - Difficult to maintain a work life balance - High turn over rate

    Advice to Management

    - Focus on keeping the high performing employees

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-10-02
  5. "Career Advancement and Long Tenure"

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    Current Employee - Community Relations Manager in Poland Spring, ME
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Having worked for the company for 18+ years, I am appreciative of the career advancement opportunities I have received throughout my tenure. NWNA acknowledges hard work, dedication and places emphasis on the importance work life balance. The work may be faced paced and variable from day to day but it is encouraging to be a part of a company that values giving back, volunteerism and charitable donations as much as... they value and respect their employees.

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    Cons

    Faced paced industry with variable work load.

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-10-01
  6. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Recruiter in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work/Life Balance, Culture, Moral, Total Compensation

    Cons

    None to mention. Ideal position for my career at this time.

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-06-12
  7. "Former employee review"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great coworkers, built some good skills

    Cons

    favoritism from leaders to agents, no work / life balance, bad hours

    Advice to Management

    stop playing favorites with your people and make sure that leaders dont have relationships outside of the office with their team.

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-03-28
  8. Helpful (1)

    "From best to worst"

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    Current Employee - Logistics Supervisor in Ontario, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Colleagues are fun to work with. You learn a lot.

    Cons

    Dishonest and silo-minded Managers. Work life balance is horrible.

    Advice to Management

    Look into why so many people in specific departments keep leaving.

    Nestlé Waters North America2019-02-02
  9. "RSR"

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    Current Employee - RSR in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Create your own work schedule and great work life balance. Working alone.

    Cons

    Lack of advancement unless your willing to relocate. Working alone.

    Advice to Management

    I feel valued and my work and time are value and wouldn’t change anything.

    Nestlé Waters North America2018-09-27
  10. "Technical Resource"

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    Current Employee - Technical Resource in Cabazon, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nestlé Waters North America full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent learning environment for leadership development, fosters a culture of servant leadership and cares about there employees. TPM step 1 factory

    Cons

    Work life balance is not that good as a technical supervisor

    Nestlé Waters North America2018-05-09
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