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33%
15%
2%
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4.3
Average Rating
(based on 88 WaMu Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.2
Growth Opportunities
4.1
People You Work With
4.5
Person You Work For
4.3
Rewards You Receive
4.3
Support You Get
4.2
Way You Work
4.3
Work Setting
4.3
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Mortgage Loan Consultant

"Nice place to work."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"People."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"I got laid off due to lack of business."

Personal Banker

"Management does nothing really to motivate its employees."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"Closeness to home."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Make sure this is something you love to do before doing it and not only for the money."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"No benefits, and compensation is below average."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Creating a positive working environment for workers may assist in maximizing their initiative and effort."

Banking Loan Officer
in Beverly Hills, CA

"Good company."

QA Manager
in Seattle, WA

"Originally it was like working for your family."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"Variety of opportunities to advance."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"Some management levels were not educated in the respective line that they managed."

Infrastructure Application Specialist
in Seattle, WA

"Better as JP Morgan."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"JP Morgan was better to work for than WaMu. They provided interesting tasks, opportunities, and challenges to aid in career growth."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"They moved my position to the East Coast."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Keep Lotus, it works better, is more secure, and more robust than the alternatives."

Senior Teller
in Norco, CA

"WaMu was a nice place to work, until you make a mistake"

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"I loved processing transactions and the ATM"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be prepared for situational questions-When did you experience an irate customer and what did you do to diffuse the situation things like that."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"Specific managers were too concerned with speed rather than customer service. Unreasonable policies concerning errors. Would rather fire seasoned employees for small errors and hire inexperienced new employees who will likely make the same mistakes, only worse."

Regional Sales Manager

"Science is much like business, everything is a theory until disproven."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"The opportunity."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"The more you succeed in your position the more responsibilities the corporation adds on."

Lead Automation Engineer
in Seattle, WA

"Would come back to the opportunity in a heart beat."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"I loved working at Washington Mutual, but not with my consulting company, which put me in this opportunity."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be yourself."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"There is nothing I did not like about WaMu."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I have enjoyed working in WaMu and wished it could be a perm."

Systems Specialist
in Seattle, WA

"This was a great place to work along with great management."

Business Data Analyst

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"Experiences and new industry."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"Instability."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management was fair under the circumstances."

Senior Underwriter
in Irwindale, CA

"I was only there 1 year, and their new computer system was impossible to work."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"How they had teams so that you could learn and mentor."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"Their new computer system they were introducing was inadequate for underwriting."

Executive Assistant
in Seattle, WA

"Washington Mutual Bank was taken over by JPMorgan Chase, they didn't keep the headquarters in Seattle so I was no longer needed."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"I enjoyed working for my manager, SVP and CFO of Treasury Finance, Jim W. Hunt. He was a pleasure to support, as well as the rest of the 21 person team. We worked very well together."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Unfortunately, the company no longer exists."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I only wish Washington Mutual Bank was still around. There were a lot of great people that worked for the bank, very personal, uplifting, there was no I in team."

Secondary Marketing Associate

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"It was OK."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I would not interview with this company."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"The lack of experience of the mgmt."

Senior Personal Banker
in Pleasanton, CA

"Great benefits!"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"They are no longer in business."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"Working Saturday."

QA Specialist
in Anaheim, CA

"I really like the opportunity."

What do you like about working at WaMu?

"The opportunities I had for advancement."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be honest."

What don't you like about working at WaMu?

"The only down side was the company closing. A lot of people were sad to go."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Continue with quality loan decisions."

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