J. C. Penney
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www.jcpenney.com Plano, TX 5000+ Employees

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Ok for a college/high school/ summer job

Customer Service Sales Associate (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

Pros-Modest Associate Discount
-laid back atmosphere
-storied brand

Cons-Many changes going on currently that are promising but dealing with the public and customers attitudes about it is not.
-6 hour shifts that do not make sense ie 6pm-2am then a 9am shift the next day
-Was "full-time" but never got to 40 hours
- Pay was ridiculously low even with experience

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees! We can give you insight on the floor. Stick to your guns and progress for the future. Change is happening people.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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