Meijer

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Meijer Reviews

Updated December 13, 2014
Updated December 13, 2014
657 Reviews
2.8
657 Reviews
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Meijer Co-Chairman and CEO Hank Meijer
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Some of the team leaders (mine included) are very easy to work with on issues that pop up during the day (in 29 reviews)

  • Didn't take long for me to reach part-time seniority status due to the high turn-over rate (in 24 reviews)


Cons
  • 75 starting (mind you this is in Illinois in which the minimum wage is 8 (in 35 reviews)

  • Depending on location they will use you up to 39 hours a week and deny full-time status (in 33 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Salvage/ shipping and receiving

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Shipping Receiving/Salvage in Muskegon, MI
    Former Employee - Shipping Receiving/Salvage in Muskegon, MI

    I worked at Meijer full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Loved my job. Great days off, great co workers

    Cons

    Very low pay. After 11 years I was topped out at $11.85 an hour.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Na

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good company

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Department Manager in Grove City, OH
    Current Employee - Department Manager in Grove City, OH

    I have been working at Meijer

    Pros

    Benefits, solid hours, team member discount,

    Cons

    Low pay for regular team members

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay employees more to see better productivity at work and low turn over rate which is constantly an issue

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Good company

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Meijer

    Pros

    There are lots of opportunities for growth in the company.

    Cons

    Training program could use some updating.

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  5.  

    Retail stocking associate.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Grocery Stocker in Holland, MI
    Former Employee - Grocery Stocker in Holland, MI

    I worked at Meijer full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    It kept me very busy, and time went really fast. I also enjoyed helping out the customers.

    Cons

    Every stocking isle had a time limit to finish the isle.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what your doing it seems to be working for the best benefit of the company.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Good place to work.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Selector in Pleasant Prairie, WI
    Current Employee - Selector in Pleasant Prairie, WI

    I have been working at Meijer full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    If you like to work at a faSt pace, good pay and fun work environment and good caring management .

    Cons

    Hard to make rate and It's cold plus working long hours sometimes.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    It's pretty decent

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Bakery Team Leader in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Bakery Team Leader in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Meijer full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    I have worked for other retailers before Meijer, and Meijer is definitely the best so far! Decent benefits, pay raises are alright.

    Cons

    Company tends to micro manage its managers with frequent visits from regional and market management.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Ok

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Third Shift Stocking Team Member in Mishawaka, IN
    Current Employee - Third Shift Stocking Team Member in Mishawaka, IN

    I have been working at Meijer

    Pros

    Raises higher than most places and are automatic once worked a certain amount of hours

    Cons

    Keeps nearly everyone part rime and always sort staffed

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Awesome place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Produce Clerk in Norton Shores, MI
    Current Employee - Produce Clerk in Norton Shores, MI

    I have been working at Meijer part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Over 6 hours you get a lunch and two paid breaks.
    Managers notice your hard work.
    They treat you with respect.
    Managers are super friendly.
    You can pick up hours easily.

    Cons

    Union dues.
    Co workers can be very lazy.
    Sometimes Co worker treat it like high school instead of a job.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep on being nice to the people that work hard.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    It's an okay job.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Utility Worker in Maumee, OH
    Current Employee - Utility Worker in Maumee, OH

    I have been working at Meijer part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Fringe benefits are okay. Five paid days off for retail. Meijer works around availability 99% of the time.

    Cons

    Certain store managers are too strict, and it causes morale to go down.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ease up on the workers.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Its a ok place to work at

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous
    Current Employee - Anonymous

    I have been working at Meijer

    Pros

    I worked in customers service, I like working with the public the best part working there, We're my hours and being paid weekly!

    Cons

    As a company your supposed to be a trainer. I wasn't trained. I had to ask for someone to train me and the co- worker didn't want to do the training. it was no team work everybody was for there selfs.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Train the new employees

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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