Headquarters San Diego, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1965
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Petco is a leading pet specialty retailer that provides the products, services and advice that make it easier for our customers to be great pet parents. Everything we do is guided by our vision for Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We operate more than 1,300 stores nationwide and in Puerto Rico, including more than 50 Unleashed by Petco locations, a smaller format... More

Mission: Providing the highest quality pet food and pet supplies
Training our associates to understand your pet’s specific needs and to offer the right solution

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Improve the lives of pets and their parents.

If you have a passion to enhance the bond people have with their pets, PETCO has the career for you. You’ll work in a fun environment with great people who share your values. You'll also enjoy many opportunities for professional development and personal fulfillment.

This isn’t just a job. It’s the chance to live out our love for animals every day. A wagging tail, a contented purr, and a delighted pet parent are just a few of the rewards for our dedication.

Whether we‘re helping someone adopt a new life-long, four-legged family member or educating a pet parent on the right natural foods for their companion animal, we go above and beyond to make sure both pets and parents live life to the fullest.

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Petco CEO James M. Myers

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Friendly environment.

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Pros: If you are an animal lover, Petco is a great place to be. Friendly co-workers and you can bring your pets to work. Full Review

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Interview Details – The process was easy and quick with a phone interview and a one on one interview to see how you perform. The interview was just like any typical retail job except involving animals in the storeFull Interview

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Petco Awards & Accolades

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World's Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere, 2013
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008
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