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Great place if management is good, but pay is lacking.

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Grooming Assistant in Minnetonka, MN
Current Employee - Grooming Assistant in Minnetonka, MN

I have been working at Petco full-time (less than an year)

Pros

Where I work, both the general manager and grooming manager (I work in the salon) are great people to work with and really on top of their duties. The place would be much different without them. The animals are the best part. In grooming, you get to spend all day meeting and working with dogs.

Cons

Pay isn't the greatest. Starting as an assistant groomer, pay is just above minimum wage. If you're full time (in grooming at least), work is basically your life. Hours are long and the salon can get insanely busy.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - CRM in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - CRM in San Diego, CA

    I worked at Petco full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    YOu get to bring your pets to work, most people were really nice

    Cons

    they pay bad initially. benefits are expensive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to you employees more

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Not what I expected

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX

    I worked at Petco full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    you get to bring your pet to work with you

    Cons

    low salary, low raises, small bonuses, few holidays and PTO is riduculous, understaffed

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    listen to the partners - they are the ones do all of the work in the trenches

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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