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Helpful (1)

Was fulfilling at one time.

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - IT Management in Niles, IL
Former Employee - IT Management in Niles, IL

I worked at W.W. Grainger full-time (More than 10 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Profit sharing plan and tuition reimbursement.

Cons

Constantly changing management and technology direction.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Little room for advancement

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time (More than 8 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great profit sharing plan once vested. Benefits are decent but not great, however they start right from day 1.

    Cons

    There's little to no room for upward movement from entry level positions.

    Advice to Management

    Build from within. Don't alienate your loyal employees that you've already invested in.


  2. Helpful (1)

    Great company to use as a stepping stone in your career

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Cherry Hill, NJ
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Cherry Hill, NJ

    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great Benefits. Company Car. Treats there employees well!! Great training.

    Cons

    Goals get higher every year wich makes it more unrealistic for reps to make there goals. Low base commision. Management needs to realize that everybodies territory is not the same. No bonus in pay. Commision is horrible! Northeast Region for company is going downhill.

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to realize that everybodies territory is not the same.


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