Sleep Country Canada Reviews

Updated Mar 12, 2020

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3.8
65%
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89%
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Sleep Country Canada Chief Executive Officer David Friesema (no image)
David Friesema
39 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great Team, good work environment, good work-life balance(in 5 reviews)

  • "very good benefits package including the DPSP (profit sharing)(in 5 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "greatest company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sleep Country Canada full-time

    Pros

    This is a great company to work for with a great leadership team

    Cons

    could pay operations management/ supervisors better

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Seems like a good company at first -Culture for everyone to work together is great but rarley happens."

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Ontario, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sleep Country Canada full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Ok money Flexible when you want a day off Employee discounts

    Cons

    Bullying is every where ASM's and associates threaten. HR hides when you speak up. How can a woman that runs the company allow this to happen? Work every weekend, long hours they ensure you work 44 hours per week. Not normally the industry standard.

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  3. "Great experience"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sleep Country Canada part-time

    Pros

    Good company Bonuses Team building activities Nice office Pizza lunches

    Cons

    Pay is based on experience

  4. "Associate"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate 

    I have been working at Sleep Country Canada full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing place to work. Very good culture.

    Cons

    Nothing that I can think of.

  5. "Can’t beat environment when it comes to sales."

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Sales Associate in Saskatoon, SK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sleep Country Canada

    Pros

    Self Development, Self Management. So many open doors to improve yourself personally and professionally even compensating for training and meetings/workshops. Pay is similar to other retailers I worked but environment makes it rewarding. Solid, positive management.

    Cons

    Slow at some points but that is same in every commission job.

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  6. "Great"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - AREA SALES MANAGER 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sleep Country Canada full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great culture, great value and great work environment

    Cons

    Long hours, commission and no salary

  7. "excellent work environment"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sleep Country Canada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    100% commission with great benefits

    Cons

    9-10 hr work days taking up majority of the best part of the day

  8. "Great if you don't have a young family"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in North York, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sleep Country Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits package Positive team environment Supportive management Not very intense most days

    Cons

    Not too many opportunities for growth Full commission salary - drastic increases and decreases seasonally 11 hour days 45+ hour work weeks

  9. "Best Job in Retail"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Sleep Expert in Victoria, BC

    I worked at Sleep Country Canada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Money, Relaxed Vibe, As good as it gets in retail

    Cons

    Short sighted management , Lots of bureaucracy

  10. Helpful (2)

    "Nepotism and Abuse of Power is Astonishing"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Middle Management 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sleep Country Canada full-time

    Pros

    All companies evolve and experience growing pains. There are some very talented people with exceptional character and the culture was industry leading years ago.

    Cons

    Nepotism and Abuse of Power is so discouraging plus HR and the Board seem to be unaware of it. Some Executives are unapproachable and demand respect beyond reason.

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