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J. C. Penney Reviews

Updated Aug 23, 2019

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47%
Recommend to a Friend
69%
Approve of CEO
Jill Soltau
132 Ratings
Pros
  • "Employee Discount on merchandise and overtime hours during seasonal peaks(in 542 reviews)

  • "Good part time job with flexible hours if you enjoy working with people(in 270 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to work!!"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Ardmore, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J. C. Penney part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, Great management, awesome co-workers

    Cons

    older building, needs to be updated,

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-22
  2. "Insight about JC Penney"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at J. C. Penney part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Supervisors are helpful and attentive.

    Cons

    Inconsistent working hours, rejects time requests

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-23
  3. "Great company culture"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J. C. Penney full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company culture, fair work-life balance, upward/lateral mobility within company

    Cons

    very fast paced but still manageable

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-23
  4. "Great part time job"

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    Former Employee - Furniture Sales Associate in Pittsburgh, PA

    I worked at J. C. Penney part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Made commission on sales.

    Cons

    Not many I can think of.

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-22
  5. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Torrance, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J. C. Penney part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice customer nice staff

    Cons

    Less chance to grow

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-19
  6. "Alright"

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    Former Employee - Asset Protection Associate 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J. C. Penney full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good hours, good wage, goid people

    Cons

    Micro management, no room for advancement

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-17
  7. "Pretty good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Merchandise Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at J. C. Penney part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good employers and employees. Decent, negotiable pay, good hours

    Cons

    Short breaks, and difficult time scales

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-15
  8. "Great job"

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    Former Employee - Stocker in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J. C. Penney part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people great pay I miss it

    Cons

    Management can sometimes be too hard , but still great

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-15
  9. "Loved it"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J. C. Penney full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice environment, caring management awesome associate discount

    Cons

    Part time opportunities only if you are not a supervisor

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-15
  10. "Decent job"

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    Current Employee - Operations Associate 

    I have been working at J. C. Penney part-time

    Pros

    Consistent routine, easy to learn and follow

    Cons

    Little hours outside of holiday time

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    J. C. Penney2019-08-14
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