Kroger

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Very relaxed management.

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Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Conway, AR
Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Conway, AR

I worked at Kroger part-time (more than a year)

Pros

The management is very nice, and will work with your schedule. You aren't forced to cater to unruly or rude customers.

Cons

Some co-workers needed to be fired but were allowed to continue their employment. Very fast paced work, very high stress. Needs more staff.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Employee face-to-face reviews. Don't sacrifice employee stress levels for monetary gains.

Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Inefficient

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    Current Employee - Grocery Clerk in Keller, TX
    Current Employee - Grocery Clerk in Keller, TX

    I have been working at Kroger full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    10% discount on Kroger brand merchandise
    20% on Fred Meyer Jewelery

    Cons

    Store management is not communicative with hourly staff, and encounters are always negative, this drives down morale.
    Management also deliberately short-staffs
    The inventory system is egregiously obsolete, and under the current model over-orders are a common occurrence. Additionally sale merchandise is not separated out and given priority, this leads to unnecessarily disgruntled customers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    A district level recruiter for hourly employees is unnecessary and it leads to employees walking into their assignments without situational awareness, and it's just a wasteful misuse of capital.

    The Inventory system needs modernization ASAP, the current model is not sustainable and smaller stores in Marketplace districts are suffering from a customer base drop.

    Management needs to employ better communication skills with hourly staff, there are far too many blunt and poorly communicative managers this is driving up employee turnover and driving down morale.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    A somewhat friendly place to work if you do not mind low pay and dishonest management.

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Covington, KY
    Current Employee - Cashier in Covington, KY

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

    Pros

    - Fellow employees make this a friendly and amusing workplace.
    - Willing to work with employees to establish mutually beneficial schedules.

    Cons

    - Management will attempt many underhanded tactics to withhold pay under certain circumstances.
    - Management often treats employees with improper levels of respect.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Your employees are both people and customers and deserve the same consideration you yourself desire, and most importantly properly compensate them for agreed upon work.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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