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Review averages

  • 36 employees say

    Excellent (14)
    38.888888888889%
    Good (7)
    19.444444444444%
    Satisfactory (8)
    22.222222222222%
    Subpar (7)
    19.444444444444%
    3.24
  • 13 applicants say

    Excellent (4)
    30.769230769231%
    Good (2)
    15.384615384615%
    Satisfactory (3)
    23.076923076923%
    Subpar (4)
    30.769230769231%
    2.71

Reviews for Anixter

Reviews - What employees say

3.24 Employees say
2.71 Applicants say
  • 11.Apr 2019
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • They need to promote people who work hard and have the skills than picking someone they like personally.

What I like about the company

I've learn a lot of different skills, the job was never repetitive and the flexible hours was good.

What I dislike about the company

At the time the managers was not doing the greatest job .

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Anixter Inc.
  • City
    Woburn
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered

Gender Equality

My supervisor hated women - he would not promote any of us, and always tried to hire young men.

Attitude towards older colleagues

Tried to push out those over 60

Career Development

Once you were in a position, there was no going anywhere.

Workplace Safety

Mold in our building

Suggestions for improvement

  • Ability to move up, not based on gender, oversight by corporate in how employees are treated.

What I like about the company

I really like some of my co workers, and Loved working with the customers.

What I dislike about the company

I think that there is no supervision on supervisors, and even with 'retraining' the same attitudes prevail.

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
2.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
1.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Anixter, OEM Manchester CT
  • City
    Manchester
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • I would say a little bit more on the job training and management support but other than that great work culture.

What I like about the company

I had a great time working for this company, they were very supportive throughout my pregnancy and during my maternity leave. Unfortunately, I decided to quit to stay home with my daughter, but overall this is a great company.

What I dislike about the company

None that I can really think of.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Anixter Inc.
  • City
    Woburn
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered

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Review averages

  • 36 employees say

    Excellent (14)
    38.888888888889%
    Good (7)
    19.444444444444%
    Satisfactory (8)
    22.222222222222%
    Subpar (7)
    19.444444444444%
    3.24
  • 13 applicants say

    Excellent (4)
    30.769230769231%
    Good (2)
    15.384615384615%
    Satisfactory (3)
    23.076923076923%
    Subpar (4)
    30.769230769231%
    2.71

kununu score comparisons

Anixter
3.10
49 reviews

Industry average (Manufacturing)
3.10
148,214 reviews

kununu average
3.39
3,915,000 reviews