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Giant Food Stores Overview

Carlisle, PA
10000+ employees
1923
Company - Public
Food & Beverage Stores
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Giant Food Stores LLC has been around for more than 90 years. Today, we operate more than 170 stores in four states: Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.

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Giant Food Stores – Why Work For Us?


We Care for our customers, our colleagues and our communities. 
We love Teamwork and together, we take ownership, collaborate and win. 
We have Integrity to do the right thing and earn customer's trust. 
We show Courgage , we drive change, have open minds and are bold and innovative. 
We dig Humor, we're humble, down-to-earth, we don't take ourselves too seriously. 

Commitment to Community - A lot has changed since 1923, but not our commitment to the communities we serve. We're dedicated to helping our neighbors in need, fighting hunger, improving the lives of children and building healthier communities. 




Giant Food Stores is a place where all perspectives are welcome and valued.

Diverse people, ideas and experiences make us a better place to work and better able to serve our customers in every community.

Better Place to Work 

Giant Food Stores is a place where all perspectives are welcomed and valued. When you bring your diverse, unique ideas and experiences to our team, it makes us a better place to work and better able to serve our customers in every community. 

 

Better Place to Shop 

We value the products and services brought to use through developing relationships with minority- and women-owned vendors and suppliers. By joining our team, you could help support the needs of our diverse customers and the success of businesses across the country. 

 

Better Neighbor 

Our communities are at the heart of our business. We value the rich relationships we have built and continue to build. If you’d like a career that focuses on community involvement, please connect with us.


Want to grow with us at GIANT FOOD STORES?

If you’ve got the skills and determination, we’ll give you the opportunity. In fact, we fill 80% of our open jobs by promoting associates who already work here.

Deb Krieder - Director of Dairy, Frozen, Edible Grocery

From Store Associate to Director of Dairy, Frozen, and Edible Grocery, she has grown immensely in her career with us.

Luke Dreese - District Director

Over the course of 13 years, Luke has risen to the occasion time and time again, ultimately landing him a position where he can offer his wisdom and guidance to an entire team of people.

What We Offer

Training & Education:We provide on-the-job and online training, along with tuition reimbursement and scholarship programs to help you take higher learning into your own hands. 

Career Potential: If you've got the skills and determination, we'll give you the opportunity. In fact, we fill 80% of our open jobs by promoting associates who already work here.

Total Wellness:Do you want to join a team that truly cares about you and your well being? Look no further. As part of our promise to be a better place to work, we invest in comprehensive wellness services for associates. To us, it’s just the right thing to do.

An Open Forum: We survey our associates annually to find out how we’re doing as an employer, and we put the results to work. What if you have a suggestion in the meantime? Don’t wait. Our associates’ feedback is always encouraged.



Celebrating 95 Years

"In celebration of its 95 years of service to its customers and communities, GIANT Food Stores  introduced a new store concept, format, and brand name for urban neighborhoods. The store, which is located in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood in Philadelphia, is named “GIANT Heirloom Market™."


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    I have been working at Giant Food Stores full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Salary is competitive, benefits are great, I am treated with respect.

    Cons

    Work/Life balance can be a challenge when you reach a certain level.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to listen to your associates and make positive changes.

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Giant Food Stores (Carlisle, PA) in May 2015.

    Interview

    Brief, mostly body language, no probing questions, personality, and experience test, valued temperament. Looked for diversity, competitiveness, verbal and written style, presented opportunity for training and growing in company. Stability, customer service and speaking skills. Familiar with industry, inventory, POS systems, overall people skills. Volume and level of supervisory skills, shift experience and full background of where from and how did I get here.

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