LensCrafters - It was a decent place to work, my manager was great | Glassdoor
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"It was a decent place to work, my manager was great"

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Former Employee - Optician in Pittsburgh, PA
Former Employee - Optician in Pittsburgh, PA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at LensCrafters full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Friendly coworkers, fair pay, advancement opportunities

Cons

High pressure to sell specific products

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Other Employee Reviews for LensCrafters

  1. "Well oiled machine, but low pay"

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    Former Contractor - Optometrist in San Jose, CA
    Former Contractor - Optometrist in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at LensCrafters as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Efficient
    - Everyone knows what they're doing
    - Very structured, everyone knows what to expect
    - Very thorough training
    - Some of the perks are good (e.g. one pair of glasses per year complimentary, 50% off for friends & family)

    Cons

    - Typical retail hours
    - Typical retail customers
    - Sometimes short-staffed, making customers and patients wait (and they get angry)
    - Always a push to sell and increase revenue without regard to what patients actually need, push to achieve certain numbers
    - Low hourly pay especially for amount of work done at certain locations
    - Mystery shoppers grading, which is not always accurate


  2. "No hours"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Troy, MI
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Troy, MI

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

    Pros

    *You get to work with all types of people...
    *The OneSite program is awesome, give back to community by providing the gift of sight to thoses who can not afford vision care or glasses
    *ok people to work with

    Cons

    No hours available (haven't been put in schedule in 3 weeks)
    Trained "as you go"
    A lot to learn in a VERY short amount of time
    Don't work enough to feel comfortable with what I "learned"

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