Northern Tool + Equipment
2.7 of 5 34 reviews
www.northerntool.com Burnsville, MN 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Good Environment

Sales Associate (Former Employee)
Woodbury, MN

ProsRetail managers lead by example.
1 hour lunch.
Top to bottom the management is very human.

ConsPressure to sell warranties ad nauseum.
Perpetually shifting inventory into new configurations based on plan-o-grams created outside of the building with no exceptions possible. Occasionally making no sense for a particular location but no exceptions.

Advice to Senior ManagementYou guys are doing just fine.

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

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    Horrible and lazy management. Always passing the buck and never fixing problems.

    Employee (Current Employee)
    Charleston, SC

    I have been working at Northern Tool + Equipment full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: A few decent people here and there. Work and home… Cons: Pretty much everything, horrible pay, shitty raises, awful management from store and corporate… Advice to Senior Management: Employees run this store, maybe you should start listening to… 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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    Run away From This Company

    Assistant Manager (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Northern Tool + Equipment full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: Hours for retail management is great, usually not over 45 hours. Other than… Cons: The company is very unprofessional. This includes upper management and HR. It is a company where unless… Advice to Senior Management: Unload the upper management and dead weight lower management and… 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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