ALDI

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What a learning experience

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at ALDI part-time

Pros

The starting wage is above industry standard.

Cons

More times than not did not get scheduled breaks. Stores are horrendously understaffed yet management sends workers home if store targeted sales per hour fall short. Travel 40 minutes to get to work for a 5 hour shift and get sent home after 3 hours. Training, particularly on the non register equipment is not sufficient.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Too much emphasis on speed of checkout (number of items per minute). Customers do not like to be rushed. To many of your elderly customers, this is their "day out" and should be an enjoyable activity. Taking a few seconds to smile and say hello means so much to them. Don't criticize and reprimand your workers for treating customers like they are important and welcome.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 4 people found this helpful  

    Great place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Aldi District Manager in Davenport, IA
    Current Employee - Aldi District Manager in Davenport, IA

    I have been working at ALDI full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    You earn a Great Salary
    You write your own schedule
    You get to work with others constantly
    You are given a company car on day one

    Cons

    There are a lot of times the hours can be long and there are times it can get very stressful

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Okay, nothing great.

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Cashier in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Cashier in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at ALDI full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Pay, same shift times each day, holiday pay

    Cons

    treated poorly, never spend time with family, hard to get upper management to call or meet, VERY rude management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employees are people just like you, not slaves.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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