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The Home Depot Germantown Reviews

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Germantown, MD

3.2
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The Home Depot President & CEO Craig Menear
Craig Menear
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Pros
  • "Learn a lot about finishing material" (in 215 reviews)

  • "Benefits for part-time employees" (in 790 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance can be hard to find" (in 501 reviews)

  • "Hard to get into a full time job" (in 895 reviews)

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  1. "Customer Service Associate"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Germantown, MD
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Germantown, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Benefits
    Decent pay
    Flexible Schedule
    Pay bonuses every one in a while

    Cons

    Hard to get a raise
    Hard to climb up career wise

    Advice to Management

    Nothing


  2. "Typical Retail Employer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Department Supervisor With Keys in Germantown, MD
    Current Employee - Department Supervisor With Keys in Germantown, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Opportunity for advancement. Semi Set Schedule. Some lack of micromanagement.

    Cons

    Inconsistent raises based primarily on location. Lack of clarity regarding advancement progress. Rapid turnover among upper management.

    Advice to Management

    Recognize associates and leaders and provide clear and realistic timelines for advancement if applicable. Keep consistent messaging throughout subordinates careers. Don't micromanage

  3. "sales associate"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - IT Specialist in Germantown, MD
    Former Employee - IT Specialist in Germantown, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at The Home Depot part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    learn more about home improvement methods and products.

    Cons

    employees do not treat new employees nicely, compete for hours, harass and disrespect new employees who need to concentrate on their required computer training.

    Advice to Management

    Set up a separate training location away from the store employees who use the training room for their own gossip and harassing new employees.


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