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TJ Maxx Reviews

Updated April 22, 2017
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  • YOU HAVE TO SELL A CREDIT CARD AND THEY WON'T TELL YOU THIS UNTIL AFTER THEY HAVE HIRED YOU (in 131 reviews)

  • Even after being promoted, you barely get above minimum wage (in 101 reviews)

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  1. "Job Review"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Columbus, OH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TJ Maxx part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible, good hours, fast paced, never boring

    Cons

    Early Jan-Feb hours drop drastically. Shifts can be long, and customers can be rude.


  2. "sales associate/cashier"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier/StockRoom in Lighthouse Point, Broward, FL
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier/StockRoom in Lighthouse Point, Broward, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Awesome sales approach...seniors citizens day discounts...reward savings cards...

    Cons

    not enough hours /no insurance unless your full time


  3. Helpful (1)

    "No opportunities for advancement, can't be used as a referrence"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Lincoln, NE
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Lincoln, NE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    10% discount, other employees are great to work with

    Cons

    Management doesn't treat you that great, schedule is done 3 weeks out, management can't provide a reference other than to say whether or not you worked there


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  5. "Loss Prevention"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Loss Prevention Detective in West Palm Beach, FL
    Former Employee - Loss Prevention Detective in West Palm Beach, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good training, benefits, paid mileage and travel time

    Cons

    scheduling does not allow for work-life balance, policy is binding and can be detrimental to success

    Advice to Management

    Allow detectives better work-life balance with scheduling, state expectations of job clearly in job postings, expectations high with low pay.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "A good company to work for that cares about their employees."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Visual Merchandising Coordinator in Storrs Mansfield, CT
    Current Employee - Visual Merchandising Coordinator in Storrs Mansfield, CT
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TJ Maxx full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Creative freedom.
    Has a great and fun team.
    Cares about your well being.

    Cons

    Hours as part time can be bad.
    Communication between management needs serious work.

    Advice to Management

    Communicate better. Take the time to listen to your associates concerns. Don't doubt your coordinators, have more trust in your team.


  7. "Part time job in Castle Rock"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Back Room Team Member in Castle Rock, CO
    Former Employee - Back Room Team Member in Castle Rock, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very understanding of employees and offered a really good hourly wage. Would be with them still if it wasn't for me being into employees.

    Cons

    Did not work here part time for very long but do not have anything negative to say. Amazing Managers in Castle Rock, CO.

    Advice to Management

    All that I want to say is thank you for quickly sending my last paycheck and W2.


  8. "Cashier"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Huntsville, AL
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Huntsville, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TJ Maxx part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Management will work around schedule

    Cons

    Not many hours, no advancement opportunity


  9. "Overall bad company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Jacksonville, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at TJ Maxx (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice coworkers and great customers.

    Cons

    Very few hours unless you kiss managers behind.


  10. "TJ-Maxx"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at TJ Maxx part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I have gained a lot of sales experience and know-how.

    Cons

    The only con would have to be not doing exactly what I want to do as I advance in life, as it is not very focused on marketing as it is sales.


  11. "associate"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Bloomington, IL
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Bloomington, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    great staff and good pay/hours

    Cons

    Rude customers and sometimes management can be rude when it is busy

    Advice to Management

    Don't expect new employs to learn everything on their first week there.



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