Cabela's Reviews

Updated May 22, 2020

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Cabela's President & CEO Thomas L. Millner
Thomas L. Millner
599 Ratings
Pros
  • "Employee discount, being around like minded people for the most part(in 91 reviews)

  • "We sell fun - if you love the outdoors and a passion to provide great customer experience Cabela’s is for you(in 70 reviews)

Cons
  • "Had to push their credit card hours depended on(in 86 reviews)

  • "Hard to get more hours if you’re part time(in 63 reviews)

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  1. "So far its grear"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Firearms Outfitter in Glendale, AZ

    I have been working at Cabela's part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Awesome coworkers Great discounts Good values

    Cons

    Can't really think of any

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    Cabela's2019-09-24
  2. "Pretty good place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - CSR2 

    I worked at Cabela's full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Somewhat flexible hours, discount available

    Cons

    VERY micromanaged, down to the minute

    Cabela's2020-05-22
  3. "Was great not sure since Bass pro bought"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Camping Outfitter in Fort Worth, TX

    I worked at Cabela's part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team that was fun to work with every day.

    Cons

    Management felt disconnected from the realities of the job sometimes.

    Cabela's2020-05-21
  4. "Group sales manager"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - GSM in Gonzales, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cabela's full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Enjoyed working in outdoor goods industry

    Cons

    Not a fun place to work post merger

    Cabela's2020-05-20
  5. "Above Average Retail Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Glendale, AZ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cabela's part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Relaxed atmosphere, Interesting products to sell, above average customer base.

    Cons

    Constant push to sell credit cards, shift lengths can be very long, sometimes work solo for extended periods.

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    Cabela's2020-05-09
  6. "Cabelas"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Grandville, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Cabela's part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great work environment and loved having things in common with my peers and customers.

    Cons

    Management can be less helpful than you would think.

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    Cabela's2020-05-05
  7. "Fun to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in South Charleston, WV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cabela's part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great environment. Cares about employees.

    Cons

    Not enough hours The majorityof the year.

    Cabela's2020-05-01
  8. "Not a bad summer job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate 

    I worked at Cabela's part-time

    Pros

    Chill environment to work in

    Cons

    Does not pay as well as some other places

    Cabela's2020-04-25
  9. "Friendly work environment"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Kansas City, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cabela's full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Discount is good Store Management is friendly

    Cons

    Frequent restructures Pay is not competitive

    Cabela's2020-04-25
  10. "Stay away"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - GSM 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Cabela's full-time

    Pros

    45% discount on sub par products that don’t last 6 months.

    Cons

    Cramming a credit card down each customers throat, and if you don’t get them you get written up. The company does not care for its employees just the bottom line.

    Cabela's2020-05-22
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