Safeway
2.8 of 5 884 reviews
www.safeway.com Pleasanton, CA 5000+ Employees

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Good working environment. Needs better pay. Medical benefits nice.

Meat Clerk (Current Employee)

I have been working at Safeway part-time

ProsIt is a union job, so your rights are protected. i.e.. Getting breaks, getting paid for "all of your hours," treated with respect etc.

ConsThe coorporate policies are disconnected from reality. For example, you need to fill out safety observations where you comment on another employee working safely. It has become something that management just wants you to get done so they can fill a quota. They don't care if you pretend that you really observed something.

Advice to Senior ManagementUpper management needs to spend more time in stores rather than just coming up with new policies. It would be nice if the Union came by more often. We do pay them $100 a month.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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I have been working at Safeway full-time for more than a year


Pros: -After being employed for at least a year, all employees… Cons: -As one of the previous reviews pointed out, if you are a hard worker, you are expected to pick up slack for others. -Management refuses to… Advice to Senior Management: -The pressure being placed on department managers is so intense that they can't win. Dept. Managers then take this out on regular employees. -I have been… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Pros: Working at Safeway provided regular working hours and extra cash. My boss was fairly flexible with scheduling. The light and ambiance in not… Cons: Long hours on your feet, with minimal breaks. Not really treated like an individual, just another drone to do your job. Lifting heavy… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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