Michaels Stores - Great Part-Time Job | Glassdoor
There are newer employer reviews for Michaels Stores
There are newer employer reviews for Michaels Stores

See Most Recent

"Great Part-Time Job"

Star Star Star Star Star
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Replenishment Associate in Albany, NY
Current Employee - Replenishment Associate in Albany, NY
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Michaels Stores part-time (More than a year)

Pros

My manager was a major reason I enjoyed working at Michael's. he was interesting and funny and made work enjoyable.

Cons

It is basically minimum wage. As a member of the replenishment team, we do a lot of work. Some of it is very physical as we are required to build fixtures and continuously bend and walk around the store.

Advice to Management

Stop taking our hours away just because sales goals were not reached! If people do not come into the store on a certain day, sales are obviously not going to be met. As employees, we cannot help this event and should not suffer because of it. We can only push sales to those actually in the store.

Other Employee Reviews for Michaels Stores

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Fast paced retail job"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Experience Associate in Riverhead, NY
    Former Employee - Customer Experience Associate in Riverhead, NY
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Michaels Stores part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Pay was higher than minimum wage- started out at $9.25, after two years I was at $9.48
    Awesome merchandise
    Great coworkers

    Cons

    Not enough workers there- sometimes only 3 people for entire store
    Only given 30 min break for working 8 sometimes 9 hours
    breaks are only given for 6 hr shifts- always scheduled 5 1/2 hrs....
    Hectic- long line, one cashier

    Advice to Management

    Corporate is corrupt and expect too much without sufficient pay
    No respect for employees that have been there for 5+ years
    Often accused of stealing- cameras installed only to observe hard working employees


  2. "Custom Framer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Certified Custom Framer in Commerce, MI
    Former Employee - Certified Custom Framer in Commerce, MI
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Michaels Stores part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good environment, great people, good training and learning curve. You have the opportunity to grow close with the other employees. Lots of potential for advancement.

    Cons

    Minimum wage, poor hours, inexperienced management. Most of the cons are typical of any retail job regardless of the industry.

There are newer employer reviews for Michaels Stores
There are newer employer reviews for Michaels Stores

See Most Recent

Work at Michaels Stores? Share Your Experiences

Michaels Stores
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or