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Operations Manager (Former Employee)
Greenville, SC (US)

I worked at Amazon.com full-time for less than a year

ProsGreat company, great pay, can be a lot of fun, great place to lose weight, outstanding training! Love Jeff Besos!

ConsExtremely long hours, lack of care and empathy for hourly associates by senior leaders at local facility, all about numbers (felt like a slave driver), low regard for former military members at the local level, little to no loyalty to anyone or anything (with the exception of production numbers).

Advice to Senior ManagementGet rid of General Managers who never show up during off shifts to observe the challenges of night shift personnel. Additionally, senior General Managers must attend and learn ACES.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Joined with high hopes, couldn't keep up my spirit for long

Quality Assurance Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for less than a year


Pros: Good Compensation Opportunity to work on great open source technologies Leadership Principles (only… Cons: Your manager can not disagree with his manager and hence you have to do whatever your manager's manager asks you to do. Very poor work life… Advice to Senior Management: Try to understand the feasibility of any initiative before forcing it over your subordinates. Be… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great for people without college

Warehouse Associate (Former Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I worked at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year


Pros: 3 days off per week Cons: Communication very poor very young managers do not promote from within as much as they could Feel like cattle being herded Some managers treat hourly workers like children and… Advice to Senior Management: The training is a joke Managers need more mentoring (young and old) not… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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