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Target Brooklyn Reviews

Updated September 1, 2018
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  • "Can be difficult to find a good work/life balance" (in 1582 reviews)

  • "Not a great for more team members further along in their career" (in 1685 reviews)

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  1. "Great position"

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    Former Employee - Stock Clerk in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Stock Clerk in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Target (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    GREAT WORK ENVIRONMENT Great management

    Cons

    There are none great place to work


  2. "great company"

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    Current Employee - Secretary in Brooklyn, NY
    Current Employee - Secretary in Brooklyn, NY

    I have been working at Target (Less than a year)

    Pros

    compensation, collegial environment, great supervisors

    Cons

    long work hours, shifts distribution

    Advice to Management

    reduce work hours, shifts distribution

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Meh"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Brooklyn, NY
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Brooklyn, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Target (More than a year)

    Pros

    You get money. That's nice I guess.

    Cons

    Not enough money to deal with the plethora of fools


  4. "Backroom Team Member"

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    Former Employee - Backroom Team Member in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Backroom Team Member in Brooklyn, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Plenty of potential work hours, room for advancement with credentials and the right networking ability.

    Cons

    Random work schedule makes it difficult to for outside engagements


  5. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brooklyn, NY
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    Nothing good besides the uniform

    Cons

    They tell u when to work, and you cannot disagree

    Advice to Management

    Be flexible


  6. "Overall Review"

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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Target full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility, mobility, advancement, great culture, and good volunteer experiences.

    Cons

    The hours can drastically fluctuate depending on what time of the year it is.


  7. "Sales associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Brooklyn, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Target (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay. I had a great commute there and back. My coworkers were helpful

    Cons

    Bad management.They tend to over work YOU with very little benefits

    Advice to Management

    Care about your employees a little bit more. We are not robots.

  8. "Room for growth, great culture and people who care."

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    Current Employee - Logistics Team Leader Key Carrier in Brooklyn, NY
    Current Employee - Logistics Team Leader Key Carrier in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Target full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Can grow with the company and transfer to any Target across the country. Can obtain knowledge about different processes through out the store. What you put in, is what you get back.

    Cons

    At times can be very political. Sometimes skilled people with substance are overlooked for flash. This is expected, as alot of companies are similar.

    Advice to Management

    Keep listening to the stores team members and leadership.


  9. "Short career"

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    Former Employee - Sales Floor Team Member in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Floor Team Member in Brooklyn, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Target (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The pay, benefits and co-workers are good

    Cons

    Sometimes bad schedules, and the "managers" and guests can be extremely rude and stressful


  10. Helpful (1)

    "It's decent enough"

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    Current Employee - Target Protection Specialist (TPS) in Brooklyn, NY
    Current Employee - Target Protection Specialist (TPS) in Brooklyn, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The leadership is pretty good, and there is support within the team. The team leads look to you for support and safety

    Cons

    The hours aren't favorable but it's what comes with the job early mornings and closings. Long periods of time where you are standing in a spot

    Advice to Management

    Not much to say here


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