Salvation Army Reviews

Updated August 24, 2015
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  1. Clerk

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    Current Employee - Store Clerk in Des Plaines, IL
    Current Employee - Store Clerk in Des Plaines, IL

    Pros

    Wonderful place to work in a Christian environment.

    Cons

    None that come to mind to report


  2. Assistant Manager

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Trenton, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Trenton, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Salvation Army full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Feels good to help people in my community find things that they would not have been able to get if it were not for donations.

    Cons

    I gave this job my all and they kicked me down.

    Advice to Management

    Consider the staff that really cares and take advice from the community . They are who keeps your store running.


  3. Community outreach

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    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Bell Ringer in Fullerton, CA
    Former Employee - Bell Ringer in Fullerton, CA

    I worked at Salvation Army (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Raising money to help the community become a better place. Raising money to help feed and cloth the poor. Raising money to help open a place for children to go after school.

    Cons

    Long hours standing in the cold. Working alone for long periods of time. Having to deal with rude people when they come alone.


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  5. Administrative Aide

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    Former Employee - California in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - California in Long Beach, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Salvation Army (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Coworkers and pastoral officers who truly care made the job enjoyable. I always felt a sense of purpose.

    Cons

    Those not qualified being moved into positions of authority; doesn't seem to be a check and balance on management as there is on employees; no safety team/meetings.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your workers with respect and communicate more


  6. A-Okay

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Salvation Army full-time

    Pros

    Lots of time off, flexible hours, ability to try new things and develop new initiatives

    Cons

    No motivation, no budget, low salaries, no room for growth, not effective in fulfilling the mission

    Advice to Management

    Get back to your roots and actually try to solve societies issues rather than play PC with everyone


  7. Volunteer

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cary, NC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cary, NC

    I worked at Salvation Army (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Amazing work with family -Really focused on the kids learning and having a tutor/mentor for each individual -Kept parents in the loop

    Cons

    Wish I heard more about opportunities that were available so I could recommend others to help out or help out more myself!


  8. Floor associate

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Salvation Army part-time

    Pros

    The pros of working at The Salvation Army is great customer service and you make good friends

    Cons

    The cons of working at The Salvation Army is that they work you hard and your paycheck is not enough.


  9. Afterschool Enrichment Instructor

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Afterschool Enrichment Instructor in Jackson, MS
    Former Employee - Afterschool Enrichment Instructor in Jackson, MS

    I worked at Salvation Army (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great hours / good pay

    Cons

    personnel turnover / management issuses


  10. Missional

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Mission focused international employer. Look after their employees. Opportunities world wide

    Cons

    Sometimes micromanaged Non profit wage Long hours at times


  11. Family Health Counselor

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Family Counselor/Therapist in Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Family Counselor/Therapist in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Salvation Army part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    We work for the homeless and those that have nothing as well with the VA and ex-offender.

    Cons

    None, the organization is very good to the homeless.

    Advice to Management

    None



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