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  • Sales Associate

    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Eau Claire, WI
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Eau Claire, WI

    I have been working at Yankee Candle part-time (More than a year)

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    Pros

    Friendly co-workers, high chance of promotion, fun atmosphere, very reasonable dress code, fantastic employee discounts

    Cons

    Low paying, no tattoos or piercings allowed, minimal hours

    Advice to Management

    Increase comany's minimum wage and rethink some appearance guidelines


Yankee Candle Interviews

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    Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Central City, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person – interviewed at Yankee Candle (Central City, FL).

    Interview

    I was offer the job to move up in the company. Had worked my way up. Started as a second assist.I had only one interview which was the DM at that time. He was the one that had ask me to apply for the job.

    Interview Questions

    • Where were I like to be in a year? How would I handle a mad customer. Do I mind working on hoildays.   1 Answer

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Website www.yankeecandle.com
Headquarters South Deerfield, MA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1969
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

The Yankee Candle Company is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales. Yankee Candle participates in the $25 billion global candle and home fragrance market. Yankee Candle has a 43-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts. Yankee Candle sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store locations, a growing base of Yankee Candle owned and operated retail stores, direct mail catalogs, and its ... More

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