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Menards President and CEO John R. Menard Jr.
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    It is really a decent job.

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    Former Employee - Head Cashier in Celina, OH
    Former Employee - Head Cashier in Celina, OH

    I worked at Menards part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The best part of my job is the people I work with and how easy it is to advance with this company. I worked there for a few months and had opportunities that I was offered, but couldn't take because it would be too much time away from my kids.

    Cons

    Sometimes I feel like I am underpaid for the work that I do. As a Head Cashier, I only make $.25 cents more than a regular cashier, and I am in charge of all of them and helping managers with their work as well.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Some managers expected you to devote your entire life to Menards. They frowned upon employees having any jobs anywhere else. It really just depends on who the manager is.

Menards Interviews

Updated Oct 19, 2014
Updated Oct 19, 2014

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Morris, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Morris, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Menards.

    Interview Details

    I applied online on a Friday and got a call to schedule an interview on that following Monday. I interviewed that Wednesday and got sent for a drug test. I got a call back that next Monday to schedule a day where I could start work. The interview went great and the two ladies that interviewed me were very nice and didn't make me feel intimidated. I only had the one interview.

    Accepted Offer
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    Average Interview

Menards Awards & Accolades

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America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

Additional Info

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Website www.menards.com
Headquarters Eau Claire, WI
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1960
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

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