Burlington Coat Factory

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Adequate for a first job

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Santa Ana, CA
Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Santa Ana, CA

I have been working at Burlington Coat Factory part-time (less than an year)

Pros

-Flexible hours (great for students)
-Lots of camaraderie between the associates (break room is very friendly)
-Great employee discount on merchandise
-Workload is manageable

Cons

-It is minimum wage
-The hangers leave a weird smell on hands
-Some of the shoppers are at times messy in the fitting rooms and out on the floor (to be expected in retail)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Great job so far.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

529 Other Employee Reviews for Burlington Coat Factory (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    Great place to start gaining experience for a career in retail.

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    Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Redford, MI
    Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Redford, MI

    I have been working at Burlington Coat Factory full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Easy going place to work.

    Cons

    Have to wait a year for benefits to kick in.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    ok job to "fill in" then get a better job

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Merchandise Team Associate in Amarillo, TX
    Current Employee - Merchandise Team Associate in Amarillo, TX

    I have been working at Burlington Coat Factory part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible Hours
    Environment can be relaxing at times
    Weekly Pay

    Cons

    Workload is horribly balanced, Too few employees with too few Hours
    Very Fast Turnover Rate.
    Managers screw around with the schedule to much, then scold you for their screw ups.
    "tattle tell" environment.
    Pay Sucks
    If you ask for a day off even months in advance, you probably wont get it anyways

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Managers, Let employees work instead of having to constantly butt into everyone's business by either screwing up schedules, getting other employees to tattle tell, etc.... Your job is to keep the employees happy, not to try to upset them.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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