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"Good college job/Steady paycheck"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Golf Sales Associate in Montgomeryville, PA
Former Employee - Golf Sales Associate in Montgomeryville, PA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at DICK'S Sporting Goods part-time (More than a year)

Pros

Employee discount
Young, energetic team
Flexible schedule
Steady paycheck
Nothing was taken too seriously

Cons

It is a retail job, so not very interesting
It often felt like babysitting customers
It can be hard to do the same thing every day all day

Advice to Management

Keep it up. They are doing a fine job of running a business that employs a large amount of high school and college kids.

Other Employee Reviews for DICK'S Sporting Goods

  1. "Working for Dick's had been OK."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier in Murfreesboro, TN
    Current Employee - Cashier in Murfreesboro, TN
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at DICK'S Sporting Goods part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The 25% employee discount.
    You get to wear sweats to work everyday.

    Cons

    They get mad if you do something wrong when they never told you not to do it in the first place.
    BORING! Unless you work in specific areas of the store, you feel so unaccomplished when you leave.

    Advice to Management

    Fully inform they employees about EVERYTHING, because at some point the problem will arise.


  2. "Great employees, awful management."

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    Former Employee - Fitness Associate
    Former Employee - Fitness Associate
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at DICK'S Sporting Goods part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great co-workers.
    Everyone was always willing to help.
    My position correlated nicely with what I was studying in college at the time.
    Decent discount.

    Cons

    Could never keep one GM for too long.
    Softlines manager was rude to employees AND customers, poorly trained, etc.

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention to your training videos next time around. Also, your department does not come before any other.

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