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Updated Jan 4, 2023

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Found 441 of over 586 reviews
3.9
68% Recommend to a Friend
Postmates Co-Founder & CEO Bastian Lehmann
68% Approve of CEO

Found 433 of over 586 reviews

3.9
68%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
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Postmates Co-Founder & CEO Bastian Lehmann
Bastian Lehmann
206 Ratings

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Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Great people to work with who are always willing to help(in 41 reviews)
  • "The benefits are great!(in 34 reviews)
  • "Local, good pay, Navigation, Driving experience(in 25 reviews)
  • "Great culture and events team and new Head of People who are doing their best to make it a less toxic place to work.(in 18 reviews)
  • "Coworkers are amazing.(in 12 reviews)
Cons
  • "Horrible management not enough training.(in 25 reviews)
  • "rude ceo. the ceo publicly calls out people of slack with inappropriate language.(in 18 reviews)
  • "I've never witnessed a CEO literally speak down to his employees because of circumstances that are outside our control (like a store who's sold out of shoes he requested) so naturally he fires the courier and the managers who did their best to find an alternate solution.(in 17 reviews)
  • "horrible leadership that was always on the back foot and was incompetent.(in 14 reviews)
  • "Upper management was gutted and changed over to new people who no longer cares about its employees...it's solely about turning a profit.(in 13 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good

    Dec 12, 2022 - Postmate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good things happen at work

    Cons

    It’s kind of annoying when cars hit me

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  2. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Postmates Partnership Sales

    Jan 4, 2023 - Account Representative in Nashville, TN
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    fun and relaxed work environment

    Cons

    strict monthly quotas and output requirements

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Meh

    Nov 28, 2022 - Sales Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Super fun. Cool people. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Difficult out to progress, very Greek life like.

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  5. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Great company, acquired

    Nov 30, 2022 - Data Engineer in San Francisco, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Fast paced and smart people

    Cons

    A bit messy all in all

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  6. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Great company

    Oct 7, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great culture, great growth opportunities

    Cons

    Parking not always available at office

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Thanks

    Aug 6, 2022 - Courier Driver in Cerritos, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible hours Gratuity Incentives Self worth

    Cons

    Down time Location delivered are difficult

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  8. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Postmate

    Aug 5, 2022 - Product Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    As close to a meritocracy as any company I've experienced. Fast paced environment with opportunity to make significant impact. A company org that fostered advancement from within.

    Cons

    At times, there could have been a better separation of politics from the workplace.

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Great place to work

    Jun 27, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Amazing environment and good people to work with

    Cons

    Poor work life balance during busy times

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Fun job, not fun in today's economy.

    Jul 10, 2022 - Fleet Delivery in San Bernardino, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Meeting new people and in turn learning about new stuff!

    Cons

    Not a lot of orders, even in red zones.

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  11. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Good company

    Jun 4, 2022 - Robotics in San Francisco, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good culture, nice company policy and growth

    Cons

    Transparency, lay offs, perks can be better.

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Postmates has an overall rating of 3.9 out of 5, based on over 586 reviews left anonymously by employees. 68% of employees would recommend working at Postmates to a friend and 47% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Postmates employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.1 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Postmates. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

68% of Postmates employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Postmates 4.0 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.9 for culture and values and 3.7 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Postmates to be career development, benefits, coworkers and the cons to be senior leadership, management, culture.

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