Jewel-Osco Reviews

Updated Jun 3, 2020

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3.2
50%
Recommend to a Friend
60%
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Jewel-Osco President Paul Gossett
Paul Gossett
56 Ratings
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  • "Got hired as part time, wanted me to work full time hours because people quit(in 53 reviews)

  • "Be prepared to work extra if you are part-time and your store is understaffed(in 48 reviews)

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  1. "review"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Darien, IL

    I have been working at Jewel-Osco part-time

    Pros

    amazing company to work for

    Cons

    difficult to adjust your schedule

    Jewel-Osco2020-06-04
  2. "Respectable company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Grocery Stocker 

    I worked at Jewel-Osco part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    relaxed working enviornment good people

    Cons

    There were never really any cons

    Jewel-Osco2020-06-02
  3. "Great job"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Order Selector in Melrose Park, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Jewel-Osco full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great pay with a growing and promising Future.

    Cons

    Hard to move around with so many people Around. (Contested)

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    Jewel-Osco2020-05-20
  4. "Cashier"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Cashier in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Jewel-Osco part-time

    Pros

    Some of the people are very noce

    Cons

    Lots of long hours and no ppe

    Jewel-Osco2020-06-03
  5. "Not bad"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Produce Department in Frankfort, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Jewel-Osco part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good for part time work

    Cons

    Not much room for growth in company

    Jewel-Osco2020-05-23
  6. "Easy interview"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Tech in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Jewel-Osco part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The system is great and easy to work with. Great coworkers.

    Cons

    Low payscale, less vacation time

    Jewel-Osco2020-05-23
  7. "First job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier 

    I worked at Jewel-Osco full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people and not a bad union

    Cons

    Would only give minimum hours after a certain amount of time

    Jewel-Osco2020-05-07
  8. "Good experience for customer service, but not for the longrun"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Service Clerk 

    I worked at Jewel-Osco part-time

    Pros

    Better than nothing, good starter job and helps you gain experience in the customer service industry.

    Cons

    Some people do not do their job and you have to clean up after them.

    Jewel-Osco2020-05-22
  9. "I have to ring up items and make sure I get the prices right"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Jewel-Osco part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Simple and easy with very little to actually stress you out

    Cons

    Pretty mundane, the management can be pretty annoying, not convenient to get hours changed if ANYTHING shows up last minute, busy on holidays,

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    Jewel-Osco2020-05-17
  10. "Decent job for high schoolers"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier in Palatine, IL
    Recommends

    I have been working at Jewel-Osco part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible Hours, Decent pay, Coworkers and Management

    Cons

    Dealing with some customers can be frustrating

    Jewel-Osco2020-04-23
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