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Target Part Time Sales Associate Reviews

Updated October 17, 2018
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  • "Can be difficult to find a good work/life balance" (in 1587 reviews)

  • "Hours were inconsistent for most team members" (in 1684 reviews)

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  1. "Target - Beauty Sales Team Member"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Beauty Consultant/Retail Sales Associate in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Beauty Consultant/Retail Sales Associate in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very diverse and comfortable environment. Decent pay for fairly light workload and flexible schedule.

    Cons

    Logistics at my particular store is terrible. There is a ton of miscommunication between leaders, and inventory and display/advertising mistakes are abundant.

    Advice to Management

    Clear communication between leaders and team members is key.


  2. "Great build my work experience"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Apparel Sales Associate/Cashier in Omaha, NE
    Current Employee - Apparel Sales Associate/Cashier in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Awesome team members and fast past work environment

    Cons

    Going through a transition stage and working out all the kinks

  3. "Electronics/customer service"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Electronics Sales Associate in Crestwood, Cook, IL
    Current Employee - Electronics Sales Associate in Crestwood, Cook, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Guest are always 1st and target is very clean and well organized

    Cons

    You don't get your 40 hours


  4. "Love to shop there"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Orange City, FL
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Orange City, FL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Target full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Working with amazing coworkers, such a good company to work for

    Cons

    Survival of the fittest during Black Friday

    Advice to Management

    Team player, pronunciational, bubbly, great with all people


  5. "Management"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Santa Fe, NM
    Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Santa Fe, NM
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly and nice work environment, great new ant up to sells floor, cash registers, and backroom, and a good employee discount.

    Cons

    Poor management, mean and rude comments, understaffed, bad scheduling, rumors and drama, lies and back stabbing, and overworked.

    Advice to Management

    Say what you want to get across nicely and without attitude, dont have favorites, work with schedules better, help with work load especially when understaffed.


  6. "Its Ehhhh."

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Apparel Sales Associate in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Apparel Sales Associate in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Discount is 10% and an extra 20% on health foods and c9 apparel. Customers are a little nicer than other retailers like WalMart.

    Cons

    Temperature isnt controlled in the store so sometimes it's hot and sometimes its freezing.

    Advice to Management

    When people are scheduled to leave at 1015pm then dont expect them to stay late EVERY SINGLE NIGHT!!!!


  7. "Sales Floor"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Watertown, SD
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Watertown, SD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Benefits.
    -Opportunity to move forward.
    -People.
    -Pay.
    -Benefits.
    -Flexibility is one of the best benefits.

    Cons

    -Some of the people
    -Some of the schedules
    -Certain tasks

    Advice to Management

    Keep listening to the employees.

  8. "Awesome place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people good benefits fun place to work

    Cons

    Long hours very boring job

    Advice to Management

    Get control over schedules


  9. "Great experience were my skills were utilized. challenged through constructive criticism for full potential achievement."

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    Former Employee - Soft Lines Sales Associate in South Lebanon, OH
    Former Employee - Soft Lines Sales Associate in South Lebanon, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    A great company that supports, mentors and encourages you to

    Cons

    The management and staff was often changed and inconsistent

    Advice to Management

    Allow more opportunities for internal hiring for promotion to higher positions.


  10. "Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Overland Park, KS
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Overland Park, KS
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good environment for high school students or young people looking for jobs

    Cons

    High turnover for management and floor workers, often low staffed