Safeway

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Great first job out of high school. Learned a lot.

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Former Employee - Helper Clerk  in  Spokane, WA (US)
Former Employee - Helper Clerk in Spokane, WA (US)

Pros

Great place to gain experience.

Cons

Pretty much everyone in the store makes minimum wage.

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    safeway breaks labor laws daily by forcing hourly management to work thru breaks and lunches

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager  in  Denver, CO (US)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Denver, CO (US)

    Pros

    used to be stability! (people have to eat). its all about dividends to stockholders and bonuses to upper level management. you have to fight to get paid time off and if you get sick you can and will be reduced to part time status.

    Cons

    its all about dividends to stockholders and bonuses to upper level management. you have to fight to get paid time off and if you get sick you can and will be reduced to part time status. if I didnt have 20 yrs with them I would leave.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    re-structure and get rid of the dead weight holding this company back and staff the stores like competitors do. secret shoppers are the biggest inside joke in denver div. 2nd place goes to the district managers. there are some very good store managers.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Extreme politics, minimal opportunity, terrible compensation.

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    Current Employee - Promotion Specialist  in  Pleasanton, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Promotion Specialist in Pleasanton, CA (US)

    Pros

    Other than location, not much else.

    Cons

    Extreme politics, minimal opportunity, terrible compensation.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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