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Updated November 14, 2017
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  1. "Cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Cashier in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Meet a lot of people. Nice coworkers

    Cons

    Hours are all over the place and they cut them.

    Advice to Management

    Give more cross training.


  2. "Electronics SFS CASHIER HARDLINE GUEST SERVICES"

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    Current Employee - Electronics Team Member in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Electronics Team Member in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits open door policy great advancement opportunities and great continuing education for advancement on the job training friendly family like atmosphere

    Cons

    Workers only get 20 hours unless you swap shifts or are a team lead then you can get forty hours make sure to let new hires know this in advance especially if they have worked full time all there lives

    Advice to Management

    Keep motivating your team and lead by example and continue to promote those team members that go up and beyond in attendance work performance and guest services and pay team members according to experience and attitudes

  3. "Target"

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Cashier in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Target full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    The hours were not the best or what I️ expected


  4. "Senior aTeam Leader"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Target full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great work experience. Never boring.

    Cons

    Little pay. Not super work schedule. Very little recognition.

    Advice to Management

    Please be understanding of your team.


  5. "Great stepping stone"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I got experience in every department! I maid sure they gave me a raise for every department I was fully trained in.

    Cons

    I loved it there, just make sure you have a open schedule so you can get extra hours if you're only part time.


  6. "Your average company"

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    Former Employee - Brand Ambassador in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Brand Ambassador in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    HR is cool about switching schedules at the last minute

    Cons

    Pay sucks, long hours, under appreciated.

    Advice to Management

    Care more for your staff!


  7. "Ok, but not for everyone."

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    Current Employee - TPS in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - TPS in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Relationships depending on your work center

    Cons

    District level management and up = completely out of touch.

  8. "Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Target (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    A place where you can grow and develop

    Cons

    There are no cons only pros

    Advice to Management

    None


  9. "Executive Team Leader"

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    Current Employee - ETL Target in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - ETL Target in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great pay and perks
    good bonuses

    Cons

    work weekends, long hours 50hrs+
    wears you down in holidays


  10. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Certified Pharmacy Technician in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Certified Pharmacy Technician in Chicago, IL

    Pros

    Great place to work and you get to help people, I recommend this job if your looking for a part time job

    Cons

    You have to work evenings shifts and weekends, but they work with your schedule, beside that I have no cons


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