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Amazon Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Apr 4, 2020

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23,638 Ratings
Pros
  • "good work environment is a good thing(in 1845 reviews)

  • "Good pay compared to other service based companies(in 1500 reviews)

Cons
  • "its annoying to work long hours(in 1848 reviews)

  • "no cons - absolutely enjoyed it(in 848 reviews)

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  1. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Associate in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Everything is good in here

    Cons

    Standing long hours lifting boxes

    Amazon2019-07-20
  2. "Fast and long"

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    Current Employee - Area Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fast moving company you wont get bored

    Cons

    Long hours. Highly manger / team dependent.

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    Amazon2020-03-30
  3. "working"

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    Current Employee - Associate 

    I have been working at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    good benefits good environment that is all

    Cons

    long hours short brake that is all

    Amazon2020-03-18
  4. "Great place to work, cutting edge"

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    Current Employee - Trainer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fast pace, ever changing, huge opportunity to grow

    Cons

    Long hours, you need to get used to the physical demands

    Amazon2020-03-05
  5. "Decent"

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    Current Contractor - Warehouse Associate in Brampton, ON

    I have been working at Amazon for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly people Simple work Good benefits if blue badge

    Cons

    Physically very intensive Long hours even though 4 days

    Amazon2020-03-04
  6. Helpful (4)

    "Finance Analyst at Amazon"

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    Former Employee - Corporate Safety Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Strong pay, $60,000 base salary, + $20K signing bonus in year 1, $18K bonus in year 2, + $50K worth of Amazon shares over a 4 year period. As top performer, strong change in promotion at a fast pace, always new challenges, strong emphasis on labour planning.

    Cons

    Too much emphasis on labour planning, long hours, required to work weekends in high volume months to keep up.

    Amazon2020-01-22
  7. "Basic job"

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    Current Employee - FC Associate 

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

    Pros

    Good culture, environment is respectful

    Cons

    Stressful long hours, physically destructive

    Amazon2020-01-09
  8. "Wouldn’t recommend"

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    Former Employee - Fulfillment Associate in Brampton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Met many new people What’s it’s like working for a huge company Not far No issue on transportation

    Cons

    Standing for long hours Constantly squatting Constantly lifting heavy items

    Amazon2019-12-24
  9. "warehouse conditions"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate in Mississauga, ON

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

    Pros

    Good pay/ benefits Friendly environment

    Cons

    Excessive workload and long hours

    Amazon2020-01-03
  10. "Tough job, Demotivating management"

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    Former Employee - Fulfillment Associate 

    I worked at Amazon full-time

    Pros

    3 Days off, Good location

    Cons

    Long hours, high pace, hard on body/feet

    Amazon2019-11-21
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