Harbor Freight Tools
2.7 of 5 281 reviews
www.harborfreight.com Calabasas, CA 5000+ Employees

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Reasonable work for a friendly company

Head Pricing Coordinator (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

ProsWonderful management and co-workers to work for. Straight forward working requirements.

ConsThe computer softwares are antiquated. Having to work 5am every Monday because of lack of dedicated receiving staff.

Advice to Senior ManagementThe computer systems and software need to be brought into the 21st century within a reasonable amount of time.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    The business model is employee churn

    Corporate (Current Employee)
    Calabasas, CA

    I have been working at Harbor Freight Tools full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: As an employee there are no pros Cons: Abusive tyranical leadership. "The emperor wears no clothes" I have watched so many really good executives crash and burn. As… Advice to Senior Management: you should leave 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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    Pitiful, Horribly managed, stoned staff

    Cashier (Former Employee)
    Victoria, TX

    I worked at Harbor Freight Tools part-time for less than a year


    Pros: The only good thing I can say is that it… Cons: $7.50 an hour in Victoria TX. My superior was ALWAYS in the back & no where to be found for help. Many co-workers where no… Advice to Senior Management: Fire everyone, close store, hire people who actually want to work, restock the many empty shelves, open with… 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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