Sears Reviews

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Sears Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer Edward S. Lampert
Edward S. Lampert
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    Average Retail Job

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Sears

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    The people the worked with were nice. Average retail sales job, not much to report.

    Cons

    Job was boring as their were not many customers. Management was always concerned with metrics that were hard to meet. I was always pushed to sell overpriced accessories.


Sears Interviews

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    Senior Data Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Sears.

    Interview

    Interview process based on different roles and experience level differs. It includes technical, behavioral and soft skill test. HR screening followed by HR manager discussion and then 2 technical rounds makes it a long process.

    Interview Questions

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Sears Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
Top 200 World's Most Reputable Companies, Forbes, 2009
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Additional Info

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Website www.searshc.com
Headquarters Hoffman Estates, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1886
Type Company - Public (SHLD)
Industry Retail
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

I say retail, you say real estate giant. Time will tell for Sears Holdings, the corporation created by the acquisition of troubled department store operator Sears, Roebuck and Co. by Kmart Holding Corp. The megamerger created one of the nation's largest retailers with about 4,000 stores in North America. Though it has since lost ground, the holding company steers the varied retail operations of Sears (about 840 US department stores) and Kmart (about 1,300 discount outlets), which continue to operate separately under their familiar brand names. Sears Holdings also owns a... More

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