Stock Building Supply

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Stock Building Supply Reviews

Updated June 28, 2014
Updated June 28, 2014
27 Reviews
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27 Reviews
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  1.  

    strengthening employment history

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    Current Employee - Component Assembler I  in  Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Component Assembler I in Salt Lake City, UT

    I have been working at Stock Building Supply full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits, paid vacation, and Birthday counts as a paid holiday. Personal safety and attendance recognized

    Cons

    Due to move, advancement may take longer time than usual

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to be informed of areas of personal growth

  2.  

    Interesting

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Stock Building Supply

    Pros

    learned new things, coworker helpful, IT support knowledgeable, staff reliable

    Cons

    Managers are not supportive, old systems, very long hours, unorganized

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Great, until the recession hit

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    Former Employee - Project Manager  in  Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Raleigh, NC

    I worked at Stock Building Supply full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture and pay, was a great place to learn and gain experience.

    Cons

    There were some operational staff leading IT initiatives with unrealistic expectations.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Quickly able to learn new skills

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    Current Employee - Truss Assembler  in  Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Truss Assembler in Salt Lake City, UT

    I have been working at Stock Building Supply part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Physical work allows one to keep in shape.
    Challenges ability to work in a fast-paces environment
    Ability to learn multiple skills
    Acquired a new certification - forklift operator

    Cons

    Not much interaction with upper management
    Process to get hired on from temp agency could be tricky
    The time of the job prevents worthwhile evening activities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Could meet with workers to discuss goals.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Small Company Big Dreams

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Stock Building Supply

    Pros

    Great people, work schedule and customers to deal with daily

    Cons

    Selfish Sales Staff, Parent company is dumping and running on investment

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The future is not bright

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Working at Stock building supply

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Stock Building Supply full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    If you want to work long hours in the heat and cold

    Cons

    Do you want to work long hours in the heat and cold

    Positive Outlook
  8.  

    No Bueno

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    Former Employee - Window Department Manager  in  Provo, UT
    Former Employee - Window Department Manager in Provo, UT

    I worked at Stock Building Supply full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun environment and good exercise.

    Cons

    Horrible management. No recognition for job well done. Pay is not very good for the type of work being done.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve your recognition programs.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Stock and overview, of the past.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Stock Building Supply

    Pros

    Timely, Fair, Profitable, Value, Effective

    Cons

    Long hours
    Weather
    Mid level management
    Pay
    Time off

  10.  

    Great opportunity when the housing and overall construction market was good in Florida.

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    Former Employee - General Manager  in  Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - General Manager in Orlando, FL

    I worked at Stock Building Supply full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Opportunity to manage P&L and build your own team.

    Cons

    Company was not diversified enough and had too many management layers and costs to overcome dramatic decline in volume with housing collapse in Florida

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the organization lean and don't create so many levels. The matrix management system that was employed rarely works well.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Fast paced work place with challenges and changes.

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    Former Employee - Inventory Control Clerk  in  Franklin, IN
    Former Employee - Inventory Control Clerk in Franklin, IN

    I worked at Stock Building Supply

    Pros

    Trained personnel in their computer system. Provided staff training and information regarding changes and improvements. Looked for associates to take advantage of online training.

    Cons

    Changes are frequent and you need to be flexible and adaptable to keep up with the updates. It is sometimes hard to get everyone on the same sheet.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

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