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"The company only believes in profit and what is in their best interest."

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Current Employee - First Assistant Manager in Murray, UT
Current Employee - First Assistant Manager in Murray, UT
Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Big 5 Sporting Goods full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Alright Pay, vacation, 401k, believes in hiring from within, benefits, sick and personal time off

Cons

work 42.5 hours a week in the winter close to 60. Raises have been missed the past 3 years. You pay a lot for insurance. The company does not care about it's employees.

Advice to Management

Be fair to all employees not just the ones in California. California employees get far better benefit packages that they are not allowed to disclose with employees from other states.

Other Employee Reviews for Big 5 Sporting Goods

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Rapidly decreasing hours"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    - Work was not overly physically strenuous
    - Overall, mood within the work place was calm and friendly

    Cons

    - Management wasn't shy to utilize their power
    - Hours decreased slowly over time for every employee as the "Now Hiring" sign remained up in the window for over a year

    Advice to Management

    Don't hire so many workers so you can get more of a unified sales team.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Fun job for part-time work, not great for advancing"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Farmington, NM
    Former Employee - Cashier in Farmington, NM
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Big 5 Sporting Goods part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Fun environment, discounts on sporting equipment

    Cons

    Minimum wage, not many opportunities, high employee turnover

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