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"Good company to work for"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Fort Myers, FL
Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Fort Myers, FL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at The Home Depot full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Good pay and benefits, family atmosphere

Cons

long hours, horrible schedules you might work 5 am til 4 pm one day then 1 pm to midnight the next, split days off

Other Employee Reviews for The Home Depot

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Customer Service Rep"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    They have excellent health benefits including dental, medical, 401 k and tuition reimbursement. Many opportunities to move up and grow. Once you are in their system you have more opportunity to move to another department. They also have opportunities to cross train. Manager's will take the time to listen you and allow you to input anything issues you have good or bad. Great system. They treat their employees very well. The starting pay is pretty decent. Sometimes they'll have offsite social events like a christmas party. They also do an annual bonus. You can be yourself, laugh and joke around but be professional at the same time. Very relaxed atmosphere. Somtimes they have onsite events like a bbq. Another benefit is that you can wear shorts; casual dress code.

    Cons

    Sometimes the hours sucked. Because this is retail you could get stuck working the closing shift (9 pm or 10 pm). Again because this is retail you might get stuck working weekends. Another con about your shift is that you have to work holidays (yes including Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve- I believe they are closed on Christmas.) In the stores you will be on your feet all day! Sometimes customers can be rude but you get that at any retail place.

    Advice to Management

    NONE


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Three Years as a Consultant at THD"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Data Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Former Contractor - Data Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Home Depot as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A handful of very capable people.
    Liberal telecommuting policy

    Cons

    More interested in doing things the cheapest way rather than the best way.
    Too much red tape

    Advice to Management

    Bite the bullet and pay what it costs to get premium talent instead of trying to find the cheapest off-shore IT shop.

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