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Updated November 15, 2018
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Edward S. Lampert
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  1. "Best"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kmart part-time

    Pros

    Everything was great while emplyed here.

    Cons

    I have nothing bad to say about this company


  2. "Good experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Kmart full-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule,good district manager

    Cons

    Job security lacking,constant fear that stores will close.

    Advice to Management

    Needed to do more to boost morale.

  3. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Front End Cashier in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Front End Cashier in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Kmart full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    the scheduling in charge will work with you, fast paced and fun, do well and you will get the hours you need

    Cons

    The location I am at on 3rd St is closing. The development company that owns the land and building is tearing it down the build condos.


  4. "Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kmart part-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and good coworkers

    Cons

    Low pay, not a long term position


  5. "Loved it"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Kmart part-time

    Pros

    I loved every minute of it

    Cons

    Getting up early on Sunday for ad set up


  6. "Used to be a great company"

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    Current Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Williamstown, NJ
    Current Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Williamstown, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Team works and very down to earth

    Cons

    Old stores and fixtures and hard to manage small stockrooms

    Advice to Management

    be patient and cross train everyone to do everything


  7. "Employee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Coworkers great every day even when there is not enough of us

    Cons

    Schedule inconsistent to work until close and be back at 7 am to open doors but do not get paid the right wage for it.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Laid off"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Kmart full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great employees, team environment.

    Cons

    Company is bankrupt. Layoffs

    Advice to Management

    Turn business around


  9. "Cashier"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kmart full-time

    Pros

    Good atmosphere, great schedule, advancement opportunities

    Cons

    No cons great job all around


  10. "Garbage"

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    Former Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Brockton, MA
    Former Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Brockton, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Kmart part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule. Half hour unpaid breaks. Overall great environment.

    Cons

    Very low hours. Terrible managment. By yourself just about every work day.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees. Hire more people to work the floor.


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