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Headquarters Issaquah, WA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1983
Type Company - Public (COST)
Industry Retail
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

Costco Wholesale is the largest wholesale club operator in the US. The company operates more than 590 membership warehouse stores serving some 64 million cardholders in 40 US states and Australia, Canada, Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South Korea, Taiwan, and the UK, primarily under the Costco Wholesale name. Stores offer discount prices on an average of about 4,000 products (many in bulk packaging), ranging from alcoholic beverages and appliances to fresh food, pharmaceuticals, and tires. Certain club memberships also offer products and services such as car and home... More

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Employees are “Satisfied”   1,267 ratings

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92% Approve of the CEO   523 ratings

Costco Wholesale President & CEO Craig Jelinek

Craig Jelinek

President & CEO

Phenomenal Company

  Current Costco in Houston, TX

Pros: I just embarked on my career at Costco and it is an excellent company to work for. I am prior military and I researched my next chapter in life and all arrows pointed to Costco. I heavily researched the business model, founders, code of ethics… Full Review

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Cashier Assistant (Front End Assistant) - Hourly

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Cashier - Hourly

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in North Brunswick, NJ Jul 2014 – Reviewed Jul 8, 2014

Interview Details – Sat down in the break room with two employees who asked me for my availability, before heading on to very specific situational questions.

I applied to be a cashier, but they insisted that I consider working in tires or as a gas station attendant.
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Costco Wholesale Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2009
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