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"Cashier"

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Current Employee - Cashier in Little Rock, AR
Current Employee - Cashier in Little Rock, AR
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Kroger part-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Meet interesting people
Fast past
Good cooking ideas

Cons

maybe standing for 3 hours
deal with demanding people
Patience with older people

Advice to Management

Have a same weekly schedules

Other Employee Reviews for Kroger

  1. "Stable Company to Work For."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Bakery Manager in Manhattan, KS
    Current Employee - Bakery Manager in Manhattan, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very generous company who donates millions to charities and other important community events and local and national food banks.
    Great career advancement opportunities to all employees.
    Great atmosphere for outgoing people who enjoy working with public.
    Flexible scheduling.

    Cons

    Pay rates for lower level positions are generally lower than competition.
    High employee turnover rates.
    Mediocre communication from top management to bottom level employees.
    Variety of hours employees must work.

    Advice to Management

    Managers and executives in this company need to work on a communication method that allows all managers at store level to be on same page whether they are off for a day or on vacation. Try to develop a daily minutes sheet to allow communication to flow from one manager to the next.


  2. "An ok job to have while in college or high school"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier/Bagger in Elizabethtown, KY
    Former Employee - Cashier/Bagger in Elizabethtown, KY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kroger part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, great co-wokers, union benefits, raise every 6 months, job is protected by the union, so it's fairly difficult to get fired.

    Cons

    Poor management, crazy work hours, working holidays, union conflicts between managers and employees. There's a lot of favoritism toward certain employees, especially the ones who were relatives or friends of the managers. Due to the union it's almost impossible to get fired, so if they no longer wanted you, they will just cut your hours down to one 4 hour day a week until you just quit. Another downfall to the union was that a lot of employees were extremely lazy as a result because they knew they wouldn't lose their job for doing absolutely nothing, so that would mean the good workers would have to work twice as hard.

    Advice to Management

    Stop with the favoritism and start rewarding the employees who really deserve it.

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