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In this economy a job is a job

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Portland, OR

ProsWeekly paychecks. Lots of really nice people at store level.

ConsCorporate mentality which translates to: there are 20 people out there waiting to take your job.
Lots of lip service about 'the heart of Safeway' but very little action.
Part time never turns into full time.
Health insurance expensive and not very good coverage on prescriptions. Have to use Safeway pharmacies.

Advice to Senior ManagementAs if it would do any good.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    In a risk management position (safety supervisor) Safeway expects you to be on call all hours of the day and night,work

    Risk Management Analyst II (Current Employee) Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Safeway full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Stable paycheck every week, decent benifits, although becoming very expensive for the employee. If you like to travel,… Cons: Very poor work life balance. Senior management chooses not to see the difficulties created for thier employees due… Advice to Senior Management: Start an employee sharing incentive award. Not employee owned, but certainly employee driven results. With out that, there is, and will continue to be, a… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Family like environment until New million dollar store opened

    Helper Clerk (Former Employee) Gig Harbor, WA

    I worked at Safeway part-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Family like environment High quality products Health Insurance at PT Paid vacation Cons: Having to belong to a union, and still getting paid min. wage (four years at min. wage). Employees are undervalued and… Advice to Senior Management: Be more considerate to your employees. I understand you have a lot of weight on your shoulders with the store being new and expensive, but… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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