Leslie's Swimming Pool Supplies

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Current Employee - Store Manager  in  Saint Louis, MO
Current Employee - Store Manager in Saint Louis, MO

I have been working at Leslie's Swimming Pool Supplies full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

a fun place to work

Cons

uniform ooks like walmart employees

Advice to ManagementAdvice

take care of your people and allow manager to wear more professional clothes

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    You must be lazy and unmotivated to work here happily

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager  in  Grand Rapids, MI
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Grand Rapids, MI

    I have been working at Leslie's Swimming Pool Supplies full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You get a paycheck every two weeks.

    Cons

    There are so many to name. First schedule changes daily. I was told in my interview that I would not be working weekends and yet I'm always scheduled I was told I would be getting at least 32 hours to get benefits but was only receiving 20 a week by sat. Training. There is none. You watch videos and there's your training. videos do not show your employees how to take care of a pool, especially for hands-on learners. My position says I'm an assistant manager yet there are no lower employees under me, so Who am I managingthey should have said glorified cashier. You get a total of 100 customers in winter season so you mostly sit and babysit a store but I guess that's a good thing because you wouldn't know anything had a customer came in even when your boss tells you to call him if you have trouble but that only works if he answered the phone. frustration runs high on the new employees because of the lack of training and knowledge of pool care.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    your customers are getting upset that your employees do not know anything about taking care of pools so your training needs to be improved to include hands-on I suggest every store have a pool or spa or both so new employees can train on that. This way at least when the employee leaves this horrific company they take some useful knowledge with them instead of just a waste of time.

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

    You have to be brainless to work for this company

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    Current Employee - Retail Store Manager
    Current Employee - Retail Store Manager

    I have been working at Leslie's Swimming Pool Supplies full-time

    Pros

    You meet unique and fun customers, sometimes.

    Cons

    Long hours all year round, in the winter you are looking at 9 hours a day only seeing up to 10 people in the summer you'll be working close to 13 hours a day. Company is all about the Executive board and higher managers making money, not about the people who are working their asses of constantly. You are told to manage your store and take ownership, but you are them micro-managed like a kid.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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