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Macy's Reviews

Updated January 21, 2018
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  1. "So far so good"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Beauty Advisor
    Current Employee - Beauty Advisor
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Like the people, enjoy going into work

    Cons

    Customers can be cranky but thats everywhere


  2. "Great for students"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cosmetics Counter Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Cosmetics Counter Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Macy's full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great opportunity to gain sales experience
    Commission

    Cons

    Commission gets hurt due to customers abusing return policy
    Policies don't get enforced when a customer is irate
    Pay

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Flexible and Kind"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associaate in Fort Collins, CO
    Former Employee - Sales Associaate in Fort Collins, CO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    My coworkers were my favorite part of working there. Everyone was very friendly and there was limited drama. Managers were also kind

    Cons

    Typical retail disadvantages, overworked during the holidays and hard to get time off when it matters (Christmas, thanksgiving, new years)

    Advice to Management

    Hire better seasonal workers to help ease the strain on your loyal employees


  4. "Customer Service"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's part-time

    Pros

    Fun, Managers are great! Flexible hours.

    Cons

    Can be overwhelming, sometimes very uninteresting.


  5. "Warehouse specialist"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Warehouse in Portland, TN
    Current Employee - Warehouse in Portland, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Macy's part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Schedule flexibility, great team to work with from coworkers to upper management

    Cons

    Have to start out as part time to get your foot in the door

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up, youre doing a great job


  6. "Retail sales associate"

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    • Culture & Values
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Manhasset, NY
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Manhasset, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Macy's part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    flexability of days and hours to work

    Cons

    want to be part time


  7. "Sales Associate"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Honolulu, HI
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Honolulu, HI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Accessibility, steady check and hours of operation.

    Cons

    Low hourly wages, huge language barrier/disparity in possible sales and don't speak japanese.

    Advice to Management

    none

  8. "Work"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Macy's full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work. Good opportunities.

    Cons

    Always on your feet.

    Advice to Management

    Communication please


  9. "Packageing"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Packaging in Owasso, OK
    Former Employee - Packaging in Owasso, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Macy's part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I loved how people would help you with troubles you have.. Also it was just so like awsomeness.

    Cons

    The restrooms were bad could use more help in that area..

    Advice to Management

    Great job with everything y'all deal with..


  10. "Asset Protection Detective"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Asset Protection Detective in Birmingham, AL
    Former Employee - Asset Protection Detective in Birmingham, AL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Macy's full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing supervisor, flexible hours, motivated teamwork

    Cons

    I dont have anything bad to say

    Advice to Management

    bigger budget for asset protection


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