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Burlington Stores Reviews

Updated August 18, 2017
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  1. "Work at Burlington Coat Factory"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Burlington Stores part-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and generous discount

    Cons

    Cash register failures and limited staffing during critical times.

    Advice to Management

    Update old cash register equipment


  2. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burlington Stores full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance. Actually recognize their employees

    Cons

    Pay and advancement opportunities could use improvement

  3. "Merchandise Planner"

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    Current Employee - Merchandise Planner in Burlington, NJ
    Current Employee - Merchandise Planner in Burlington, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great growth and development from within.

    Cons

    Salary when promoted from within is less comparable to average in the industry.

    Advice to Management

    Increase the internal salary so you do not continue to develop your employee's only to leave the company and take the learned talents elsewhere.


  4. "Intern"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burlington Stores as an intern

    Pros

    you get full access to your mentor, socializing with the other interns is great. they give you a good chance to really do some actual wok there.

    Cons

    its in the middle of nowhere. but you can take the train to new york


  5. "One of the few Companies that I can truly say notice their employees, acknowledge and promote, good training."

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    Former Employee - Front End Manager in Henderson, NV
    Former Employee - Front End Manager in Henderson, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burlington Stores full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Family style company, works on making the corporation feel more like family owned and operated.

    Cons

    Can br difficult and hard work but is rewarded via raises, acknowledgement, promotion's

    Advice to Management

    Acknowledge employees hard work and accomplishments. You will see a more efficient and effective employee that is Loyal and proud to be a part of the team.


  6. "Computer Operator II"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burlington Stores full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work very nice People.

    Cons

    There are None I can think of...

    Advice to Management

    Great Management.

    Burlington Stores Response

    Aug 7, 2017 – Social Media Specialist

    Thank you very much for your feedback. We're glad to see that you had a positive experience on Our Burlington team. We hope to create a similar experience for all associates as we strive to be an... More


  7. "Cashier"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Union Square, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Union Square, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burlington Stores part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Faced paced. There's always something to do and I love meeting new people. They have the best clothes for awesome prices

    Cons

    Cut hours when you don't get a lot of donations from customers, which I think is stupid, because some people just don't want to donate there hard earned money from what I've been told.

    Burlington Stores Response

    Aug 7, 2017 – Social Media Specialist

    Thank you for leaving feedback on your experience on Our Burlington team! We're so glad to see you enjoy the fast pace and excitement of your position. We appreciate your feedback on scheduling and... More

  8. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Burlington Stores part-time

    Pros

    Good hours, good people, good starter job

    Cons

    had to work on weekends

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

    Burlington Stores Response

    Jul 31, 2017 – Social Media Specialist

    Thank you for much for taking the time to review your experience. We are so glad to see that our efforts to create a great company culture are paying off! We do understand that working in retail can... More


  9. "Easy Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Easy work, fast paced environment, everyones very happy and fun to be around, never working past 10 pm

    Cons

    little hours available, can be slow, supervised closely, rude customers


  10. "Burlington"

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    Former Employee - Administrative in Burlington, NJ
    Former Employee - Administrative in Burlington, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burlington Stores full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Positive team building events are a focus. Very nice colleagues. Store discount cards for employees. Nice offices. Workload is appropriate and never boring.

    Cons

    Annual bonuses for most employees are based on store performance not personal performance and distributed evenly across the company (very low).

    Advice to Management

    More initiatives for cross department advancement.

    Burlington Stores Response

    Jul 24, 2017 – Social Media Specialist

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience!We're thrilled to hear that our efforts to create a great associate experience are making an impact. We do appreciate your feedback on... More


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