Big 5
3.0 of 5 134 reviews
www.big5sportinggoods.com El Segundo, CA 5000+ Employees

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Fun job for part-time work, not great for advancing

Cashier (Former Employee)
Farmington, NM

I worked at Big 5 part-time for less than a year

ProsFun environment, discounts on sporting equipment

ConsMinimum wage, not many opportunities, high employee turnover

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Extremely lay back...

Sales Representative (Current Employee)
Wichita Falls, TX

I have been working at Big 5 full-time for less than a year


Pros: reasonable salary, great time and benefits for your whole family… Cons: long hours, extremely busy all year round, time off is almost impossible,… Advice to Senior Management: Treat your employees better with better benefits ! No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great for really lax sales

Part Time Sales (Current Employee)
Grants Pass, OR

I have been working at Big 5 part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: If you find someone who will teach you sales techniques, the… Cons: No hours given to part time sales, no incentive to promote people after many years, no commission if performance is above par, no benefits to… Advice to Senior Management: How hard is it to get direct deposit for part timers who have… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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