Sears Reviews

Updated Jul 13, 2020

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2.9
34%
Recommend to a Friend
17%
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Sears Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer Edward S. Lampert
Edward S. Lampert
4,313 Ratings
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  • "Managers will pressure you to sell credit cards(in 562 reviews)

  • "Little to no training, minimum wage(in 423 reviews)

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  1. "Nice place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Sears full-time

    Pros

    Good environment positive vibes good pay

    Cons

    Very long standing hours tiresome

  2. "Career"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Paralegal in Hoffman Estates, IL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sears full-time

    Pros

    People, pay, benefits and work life balance

    Cons

    Don’t have any cons to share

  3. "Sears"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Hoffman Estates, IL

    I worked at Sears full-time

    Pros

    Opportunity to engage with some really brilliant leaders

    Cons

    Current economy, lack of resources

  4. "Not Parent friendly"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Hoffman Estates, IL

    I worked at Sears full-time

    Pros

    Decent benefits. Possibility to learn a lot if in the right team.

    Cons

    Lot of politics. Sr Management does not know the right questions to ask or projects to start. No flex timing - I struggled a lot as a parent. Manager yells at you for working from home when my kid was sick.

  5. "Fun company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Loss Prevention Executive in Media, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sears part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Laidback, easy work, fun job, coworkers

    Cons

    No room to grow low pay

  6. "Nice Place To Work"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative/Clerical 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sears part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It was a small office that only had 4 women working. The warehouse was all men. Never had any conflicts with anyone. They gave quarterly bonuses for the drivers and the office staff was included in the bonus.

    Cons

    There are none to list.

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  7. "They're ok"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales in Grand Rapids, MI

    I worked at Sears full-time

    Pros

    Big company and good benefits

    Cons

    Won't be around very long

  8. "Good company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Consultant in Whitehall, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sears full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Treated well by managers and staff

    Cons

    Lack of advertising improve shipping problems

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  9. "Lame"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Wheatfield, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Sears part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good relationship with fellow workers

    Cons

    No instruction and poor management

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  10. "Easy and not very demanding."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sears part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Management was understanding but it can vary by location. The job is very basic, easy to comprehend, and not very demanding.

    Cons

    Even though management was understanding and easygoing, sometimes they would give unnecessary work.

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