W.W. Grainger
3.3 of 5 420 reviews
www.grainger.com Lake Forest, IL 5000+ Employees

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Was fulfilling at one time.

IT Management (Former Employee)
Niles, IL

I worked at W.W. Grainger full-time for more than 10 years

ProsProfit sharing plan and tuition reimbursement.

ConsConstantly changing management and technology direction.

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

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Little room for advancement

Territory Sales Representative (Current Employee)
Philadelphia, PA

I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Great profit sharing plan once vested. Benefits are decent… Cons: There's little to no room for upward movement from entry… Advice to Senior Management: Build from within. Don't alienate your loyal employees that… 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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Great company to use as a stepping stone in your career

Territory Sales Representative (Current Employee)
Cherry Hill, NJ

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


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… Advice to Senior Management: Management needs to realize that everybodies territory is not the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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