J. C. Penney
3.0 of 5 1,643 reviews
www.jcpenney.com Plano, TX 5000+ Employees

J. C. Penney Reviews in San Diego, CA

Updated Jan 30, 2014
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3.0 3 reviews

                             

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J. C. Penney Chief Executive Officer Mike Ullman

Mike Ullman

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50% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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JCP was a great long standing company to work for.

Merchandise Execution (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA

I worked at J. C. Penney full-time for more than 10 years

ProsWork life balance was always something I valued as a management person. Not always the case on the lower levels

ConsLots of current turn oil within the organization. A lot of uncertainty and organizational changes have led to loss of jobs.

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

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Good place to start

Sales Support Associate (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA

I worked at J. C. Penney part-time for more than 3 years

ProsI gained a lot if experience as a sales associate. They were flexible with my school schedule and it gave me a good understanding of of the basics of customer service and retail.

ConsOpportunities to move up were limited at the time.

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

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Jc penney is a alright place to work they push customer service, thats very emportant to them.

Commissioned Sales Specialist (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA

I worked at J. C. Penney

ProsWorking for Jc penney can get your foot in the door for other customer service jobs.

ConsI worked on commissions so it was very dog eat dog. Also pushing credit put alot of pressure on the employees.

Advice to Senior Managementstop pushing credit on the employees.

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