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BJ's Wholesale Club Reviews

Updated January 21, 2019
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Pros
  • "Time and a half on Sundays and Holidays" (in 19 reviews)

  • "Open Door Policy, Flexible Hours, Free Breakfast on Friday’s, Room for Advancement" (in 41 reviews)

Cons
  • "Full time positions are quite limited" (in 40 reviews)

  • "Upper management afraid to make decision to benefit the team to conform to corporate politics and be a yes man" (in 36 reviews)

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  1. "A great place to grow your career!"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westborough, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westborough, MA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club full-time

    Pros

    There's countless opportunities to demonstrate your skills and continue to grow professionally. Supervisors recognize those who go above and beyond. There's many opportunities to learn new skills and participate in development events. A great place to grow your careers and continue to move up the ranks.

    Cons

    At times, work can feel a little unbalanced depending on what's going on at that time in the department.


  2. "Salary"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recovery Associate in Sarasota, FL
    Current Employee - Recovery Associate in Sarasota, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They start at a fair hourly wage and do pay extra for experience.

    Cons

    It is hard gaining full time hours.

  3. "Enjoyable, Easy"

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Webster, NY
    Current Employee - Cashier in Webster, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I enjoy the work - customers are usually nice, only get into problems when dealing with coupons/price changes

    Cons

    Some minor issues with upper management, nothing too problematic


  4. "Loving co-workers"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier in Orange Park, FL
    Current Employee - Cashier in Orange Park, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    the pay is good, most of the team is helpful also great first job.

    Cons

    not enough hours and hard to get full time


  5. "Business Development"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westborough, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westborough, MA

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Working with large companies to offer discounted individual membership as a work place bonus

    Cons

    Daily cold calling on small businesses


  6. "No communication!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westborough, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westborough, MA

    I have been working at BJ's Wholesale Club full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great co-workers.
    Free membership.
    Build relationships with members.

    Cons

    Low pay.
    MICROMANAGING!
    No communication at all.
    (Some) members feel entitled.

    Advice to Management

    If you have something to say to me, don't go through channels to give me a message.
    Increase pay (substantially) for current employees.


  7. "decent comp"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - FLS
    Former Employee - FLS

    I worked at BJ's Wholesale Club part-time

    Pros

    room for growth, positive atmosphere,

    Cons

    extremely busy at times, lines are long at times

  8. "There are better options for part time"

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    Former Employee - Recovery Clerk in Amherst, NY
    Former Employee - Recovery Clerk in Amherst, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BJ's Wholesale Club part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Short shifts if that's what you're looking for

    Cons

    Coworkers and management can be difficult to work with


  9. "It's an ok place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at BJ's Wholesale Club full-time

    Pros

    stable work life balance and good benefits

    Cons

    not a lot of opportunity


  10. "Wasn't given the hours I was promised"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative

    I worked at BJ's Wholesale Club part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Free membership to the store

    Cons

    -Management is a mess
    -Managers not good at communicating