Central Garden & Pet Work Life Balance FAQ

Read what Central Garden & Pet employees think about work life balance at the company and make sure this fits your lifestyle. Employees have questions about everything from the work from home policy, overtime and flexibility.

Central Garden & Pet has a work life balance rating of 3.3.

All answers shown come directly from Central Garden & Pet Reviews and are not edited or altered.

See questions about:

(select only 1)
Benefits
Career Development
Compensation
Coworkers
Culture
Diversity And Inclusion
Management
Senior Leadership
Work Life Balance
Workplace

5 English questions out of 5

March 7, 2021

What is working from home like at Central Garden & Pet?

Pros

Well designed processes, know what's expected and trained to handle workflow. Handled the work from home during Covid19 well.

Cons

Accountant positions held in separate state.

Handled the work from home during Covid19 well.

March 7, 2021

See 2 more answers

September 4, 2019

How is the work/life balance at Central Garden & Pet?

Pros

Great Hours and work life balance

Cons

company is separated by pet and garden upper management not always engaged lots of work with not a lot of time to complete

Advice to Management

Overall a good company to work for

Great Hours and work life balance

September 4, 2019

See 12 more answers

April 28, 2021

What is overtime like at Central Garden & Pet?

Pros

A lot of overtime and frequent breaks.

Cons

Extremely long days due to being short handed.

Advice to Management

Be more engage with what is going on in the warehouse.

A lot of overtime and frequent breaks.

April 28, 2021

See 1 more answer

January 6, 2020

Does Central Garden & Pet reimburse for mileage?

Pros

Working schedule will allow for 7 days

Cons

401k, working with box store employees can be a challenge, no compensation for mileage.

Advice to Management

Pay mileage

401k, working with box store employees can be a challenge, no compensation for mileage.

January 6, 2020

See answer

February 20, 2019

How flexible is your schedule working at Central Garden & Pet?

Pros

Flexible hours, most of the winter is down time.

Cons

No upward momentum, no leadership or accountability, doesn't pay to cost of living. No development process or plans for increasing revenue or employees to move up.

Advice to Management

Take care of your Territory Managers that live in very expensive parts of the country, and celebrate their successes instead of rewarding incompetent managers and demotovate those who work hard.

Flexible hours, most of the winter is down time.

February 20, 2019

See 2 more answers

5 English questions out of 5