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Sobeys Reviews

Updated September 17, 2017
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Michael Medline
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Pros
  • Flexible hours, friendly and helpful dept (in 31 reviews)

  • Generally a good work environment (in 30 reviews)

Cons
  • Don't expect any raises or appreciation whatsoever unless you're full time (in 34 reviews)

  • They would schedule me full time but kept me labelled as a part-time worker (in 25 reviews)

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  1. "Pharmacy student"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Student
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Student

    I worked at Sobeys part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Comfortable pace
    -Calm environment, Liked the grocery store setting,
    -KROLL software

    Cons

    -Not any downsides working as a student


  2. "Cashier"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sobeys part-time

    Pros

    Good management that help you and support you

    Cons

    Low number of hours every week

  3. "VP PMO"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sobeys full-time

    Pros

    Lots of Growth in Business

    Cons

    If you come from away -office politics

    Advice to Management

    let subordinates led


  4. "Psrt-time cashier"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sobeys part-time

    Pros

    Flexible, nice people, unpaid time off available,.

    Cons

    Couldn't even take 5 minute break off schedule

    Advice to Management

    Look into better benefits (at cost to employees?), management training seminars (instead of focusing all qualifications on a select few)


  5. "Unfair treatment"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Sobeys part-time

    Pros

    Some of workers are nice to work with

    Cons

    Upper management are discriminative and unprofessional

    Advice to Management

    Be more professional


  6. "Front End Cashier"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Front End Cashier
    Current Employee - Front End Cashier
    Recommends

    I have been working at Sobeys part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to work; flexible hours

    Cons

    Lethargic work environment; Management needs to pay attention to employees more


  7. "grocery clerk"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sobeys part-time

    Pros

    good location work load customers

    Cons

    poor pay poor management

  8. "Great Management"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Cashier in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends

    I worked at Sobeys part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Management open to new ideas and very flexible. Great company to work for.

    Cons

    Don't have any cons. Enjoyed working here.


  9. "End of the road"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great environment, friendly coworkers, highly flexible schedule

    Cons

    terrible pay, no bonus, no raise, oh it's only 0,25 $, consider yourself lucky if that happened to you


  10. "Warehouse Associate"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Order Selector in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Order Selector in Edmonton, AB (Canada)

    I worked at Sobeys full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Team work, good benefit

    Cons

    lot of favourism , lot of over time when busy


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