BJ's Wholesale Club

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BJ's Wholesale Club Reviews

Updated February 26, 2015
Updated February 26, 2015
334 Reviews
3.0
334 Reviews
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BJ's Wholesale Club President, CEO, and Director Laura J. Sen
Laura J. Sen
156 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • I was able to help open 6 new store, had some great people working with me (in 16 reviews)

  • time and a half on Sundays, free membership (in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • Management in the home office has major issues (in 10 reviews)

  • long hours which are around the clock (in 10 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Could be a really good company to work for if Senior Management cared more

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

    I worked at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Pay was goo.Benefits were okay, decent bonuses, vacation and sick pay. Room for opportunity and development for growth. Good group of team members

    Cons

    Communication was terrible, policies not followed for all. The company made decisions short term and not for long term

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Worth the effort

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Overnight Merchandise Manager in Manahawkin, NJ
    Current Employee - Overnight Merchandise Manager in Manahawkin, NJ

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Great Senior Management
    Great Club General Mgr
    Good Benefits
    Plenty of opportunity for advancement

    Cons

    Difficult for new-hires to get Full Time
    Limited staffing
    Not enough accountability in some departments

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hold all shifts accountable equally
    Listen when Mid-Managers make suggestions

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Bjs wholesale club

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

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Very flexible schedules. Managers are able to work through most issues with you.

    Cons

    Some people that are hired do not take job seriously.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Follow through on disciplinary procedures for those not serious about their jobs

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  5.  

    Outside representative

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Outside Representative in Old Bridge, NJ
    Former Employee - Outside Representative in Old Bridge, NJ

    I worked at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Good working conditions and management

    Cons

    Being outside under severe weather conditions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    i never had a problem with my supervisor

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Cashier

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

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Management was good, always got breaks, fellow cashiers were pleasant.

    Cons

    The customers were demanding, hours were not ideal, some of management had unrealistic expectations of teenage cashiers.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    If you work hard management notices and there are opportunities for advancment

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Recovery Associate in Auburn, MA
    Current Employee - Recovery Associate in Auburn, MA

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    flexible schedule
    good people
    always something to do

    Cons

    hours vary seasonally
    work s tough if not on management's good side

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  8.  

    Contract Employee

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Started as a temp and they moved quickly to make me permanent once they saw my work ethic

    Cons

    The basement is a maze

  9.  

    Retail

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

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Hours are not bad, 40 per week. Great people to work with.

    Cons

    Customers pay to be a member and are the neediest in the business.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    A fun company to work for

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

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Bjs gives free membership to all their team members. They are flexible with team members availability. Lots to learn

    Cons

    Bjs has a big team member turnover. It's tough to put together an effective team when the team is ever changing

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    maybe higher starting wages will help bring in more and keep team members

    Doesn't Recommend
  11.  

    Good People

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

    I worked at BJ's Wholesale Club

    Pros

    Great people in the clubs.

    Cons

    Growth and development potential could have been better.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Offer continuing training and outline development plans

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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