Trader Joe's
3.6 of 5 499 reviews
www.traderjoes.com Monrovia, CA 5000+ Employees

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good place to work, great culture

Part Time Crew Member (Current Employee)

I have been working at Trader Joe's part-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat culture, the people have a pay-it-forward mentality

Consdifficult work, lots of lifting and standing on your feet

Advice to Senior Managementkeep doing what your doing

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

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Constant Mixed Feeling

Part Time Crew Member (Current Employee)
Charlottesville, VA

I have been working at Trader Joe's part-time for less than a year


Pros: Great coworkers Relatively nice mates (bosses) Free sampling at tastings and when coworkers buy snacks to… Cons: Hierarchy of crew members Nothing to do if you don't work register No leadership They pretend to care but they don't Care more about customers than employees Can get written… Advice to Senior Management: Stop being so rude to employees for the sake of good face. Customers already look down on you for working in a… 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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Not really worth it for the pay

Crew Member (Current Employee)
Richmond, VA

I have been working at Trader Joe's part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Easy enough work, flexible schedule allows you to have a… Cons: No upward mobility. You're either a crewmember or a mate, or if you're lucky, a merchant, which apparently is TJ's way of favoring people. In… Advice to Senior Management: Stop wasting time with the fast track development hires 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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