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At Nordstrom Rack, savvy shoppers scour the aisles for the hottest fashions at great prices. Team members help them make those fashion finds in a fun, high-energy atmosphere. With full- and part-time positions available — and lots of opportunity to grow — put your career in fast-forward at Nordstrom Rack.
As a Nordstrom employee, you should feel confident that your health and well-being are among our highest priorities. To that end, Nordstrom offers comprehensive, flexible benefits to our employees and their families.
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
RETIREMENT & SAVINGS
401(k) Plan & Profit Sharing
Paid Time Off
Leave of Absence
FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS Commuter
Adoption Financial Assistance
We value the richness that diversity brings to our company – it makes us better and the communities we serve stronger. We’re deeply committed to cultivating an environment where the contributions of every employee, customer and vendor are respected and appreciated.
Our people are the foundation of who we are as a company. Attracting, hiring and retaining diverse talent enables us to be more innovative and better serve our employees, customers and communities. We’ve made great strides in recruiting qualified and enthusiastic candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences.Of our company’s total employment, 51.1% are people of color and 70.2% are women, while 39.5% of our management population is comprised of people of color and 69.7% are women. Our Board of Directors includes people of color and women.
As a company, Nordstrom has had the privilege of being welcomed into communities across the country. We’ve learned a lot from the people we’ve met through the years – and we have been inspired by them. We know our financial support and involvement can make a difference, which is why we support many community organizations through contributions, partnering with local organization or volunteering our time.
Each year, Nordstrom donates millions of dollars to organizations working to improve their communities. Our areas of focus are health and human services, community development, education and cultural enhancement.
For more than 50 years, Nordstrom and our employees have supported the annual fund drive for United Way organizations around the country through campaigns organized regionally. With over 70 percent of all employees contributing to the United Way campaign, Nordstrom has one of the highest participation rates for a company our size.
Our employees are involved in hundreds of organizations in their own communities. Nordstrom encourages employees to volunteer for local activities such as food and blood drives, holiday adoption programs and fundraising walks and runs. We think it’s great when our coworkers choose to make the most of their time by helping others.
I worked at Nordstrom Rack full-time
Loved my coworkers. We felt like a family. I was sad to leave.
It's retail so customers can be rude.
Advice to Management
The interview was easy. They asked the basic customer service questions. They asked to describe a time you dealt with a difficult customer, what you did to fix the problem, and what the outcome was. It was very fast.
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