J. C. Penney Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Dec 11, 2020

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  1. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Clerk 
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J. C. Penney full-time

    Pros

    Great leadership at the top

    Cons

    Long hours Are horrible during Christmas

  2. "Decent"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate 

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

    Pros

    Flexible hours for moms Employees discount

    Cons

    Average pay Long hours during holidays


  3. "Part-Time Sales Associate"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at J. C. Penney part-time

    Pros

    Fun people, great environment, help people

    Cons

    Horrible management, sometimes long hours, rude customers

  4. "Love it"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Sephora Merchandise/Operations Supervisor in Westminster, CO

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

    Pros

    associate discount, flexible hours, lots of customer service experience

    Cons

    Long hours, credit and sales driven, can be stressful

  5. "Great company"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales 

    I worked at J. C. Penney full-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule was an option

    Cons

    Standing for long hours on sales floor

  6. "It's retail!"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Floor Team Member in Greeley, CO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice co-workers, discounted items, air conditioning, good management

    Cons

    Customers, other customers, on your feet most of the day, fast paced during rushes, fairly long hours.

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  7. "Great Atmosphere"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 

    I worked at J. C. Penney part-time

    Pros

    Consistent hours to work shifts

    Cons

    Long hours, Keeping the departments organized and neat

  8. "Not bad if you ignore the leadership team"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Associate in Schaumburg, IL
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    Good associate discounts with good coupons Helping associates

    Cons

    They make you wait for long hours after store closes for recovery Supervisors are rude , they just roam around doing nothing

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  9. "Okay"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at J. C. Penney part-time

    Pros

    Got me through college, paid the Bills

    Cons

    Long hours, no support no pay raises

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  10. "Terrible. Will never work for a jcp AGAIN"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Guest Service Representative 

    I worked at J. C. Penney part-time

    Pros

    Good coworkers, Can be slow

    Cons

    Everything else, very bad management, long hours

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