- Current Employee★★★★★
Garden AssociateOct 6, 2022 - Outside Lawn and Garden AssociateRecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Working in the garden center with the plants. Very rewarding.
The garden center is looked at as it's the bottom. Like it's a easy job and they don't give credit to the associates but it makes more than half the profit in live goods. Working in high /lo temps to keep the product alive
Other Employee Reviews
- Former Employee★★★★★
SaJun 8, 2023 - Cashier in Covington, KYRecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
They paid me money on time
No upward movement at my store
- Current Employee, more than 1 year★★★★★
Changed my opinion about retailingApr 24, 2015 - Merchandising Execution Associate in Loveland, CORecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
The Home Depot has a solid moral compass. They aren't about sacrificing their ethics for the sake of a sale, which I love. They also hire a diverse group of people and give a lot back to the community. They offer a lot of benefits and little treats for their employees. Although they push their associates to meet quota, they're realistic about what can and can't be accomplished.
Home Depot has two different sides to it. Store associates and those of us considered "store support" who are payed by the vendors but work in the stores 100% of the time. I constantly hear about how store associates are stressed out by management and their hours are being rearranged a lot, cut, and they often are stretched thin due to lack of full staffing. "Store support" associates who do merchandising have it better than those who work in specific departments. However, you never really gain knowledge unless you have the time to look things up and read packaging.Continue reading
Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. From the top down, the key to business at The Home Depot is our commitment to not only customer service, but to our associates. Because taking care of associates is one of our core values, we’re always looking for ways to ensure our associates have equal access to growth and development opportunities. We strive to provide an environment where associates feel they’re valued, treated fairly and respected.
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