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"good college job"

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Former Employee - Team Member in New York, NY
Former Employee - Team Member in New York, NY
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Whole Foods Market full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Employee discount for healthy food. Stock options, Gain Sharing

Cons

Too much management, hierarchy of managers is annoying.

Advice to Management

it's all about the the product of labor.

Other Employee Reviews for Whole Foods Market

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Whole Foods not so wholesome, stay far away..."

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    Former Employee - Team Member in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Team Member in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Whole Foods Market full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits, gain-sharing/labor surplus *if* you're elected by your peers to be eligible for this. Occasional events done for the community. Some of the people are genuine, friendly, hard working individuals.

    Cons

    Efficient management is non-existent, doesn't matter how hard/good a worker you are as long as you kiss butt, quality of prepared foods and kitchen standards are horrible. Morale is really low, making team members angry and frustrated. And NOBODY takes any accountability for their actions.

    Update: After working my new job, it just puts into perspective how horrible my experience at whole foods was. I even worked a graveyard shift as a porter at a 'competing' company a long time ago, and working as a team member/supervisor/department yes man here was worse than that.

    Advice to Management

    The company claims to be an advocate for 'team member happiness', but they could care less as long as sales are being met. It would be nice if management actually listened to their team members when they have concerns. People need to admit to their own mistakes so solutions can be made much quicker, and innocent individuals aren't wrongly blamed.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "cashier"

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Cashier in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Whole Foods Market part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    none at all. just take your time at learning new things

    Cons

    great job great environment and great hours and pay

    Advice to Management

    easy

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