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www.amazon.com Seattle, WA 5000+ Employees

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Decent place to work

Ship Clerk (Former Employee)
Breinigsville, PA (US)

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

ProsThe people were great. I met a lot of people that I was happy to work with. Most of the area managers were good people.

ConsThey do not hire real managers. Most of them do not know how to deal with people. It is all data management which for Tier III or lower makes life miserable. We never had the help or people to accomplish what was needed. I personally got very little support from my managers.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed better communication. One purpose to a chain of command is that messages get passed down to those that need the information. Too often it was last minute information instead of planning and talking to people who need to be in the know. Very disappointed.

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

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Tax Manager (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA (US)

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


Pros: 1) Pay is market rate 2) Very smart people Cons: 1) Could be stressful 2) Management might be too busy to… Advice to Senior Management: Please ensure employees get work life balance. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Good pay...does not care about employees

Warehouse Associate (Current Employee)
Carlisle, PA (US)

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


Pros: The pay at Amazon is very fair Cons: They treat their employees as capital recources, not people. Advice to Senior Management: Actually show some real concern for your employees. You will… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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