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The Home Depot San Francisco Reviews

Updated November 14, 2017
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The Home Depot President & CEO Craig Menear
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  • Work life balance needs improvement (in 450 reviews)

  • I wish my position was full time (in 811 reviews)

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  1. "Home Depot Appliance Specialist"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Appliance Sales Specialist in El Cerrito, CA
    Former Employee - Appliance Sales Specialist in El Cerrito, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at The Home Depot full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, good size, good people, good stock, growth opportunity, alot to learn.

    Cons

    Psycho customers, no staffing, crazy pace, long hours, often alone.


  2. "Merchandising associate"

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    Former Employee - Merchandiser in Hayward, CA
    Former Employee - Merchandiser in Hayward, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Home Depot full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The best part of working there was the team, and the hours, 5am to 1:30 pm mon-friday.
    The pay was decent and management too.

    Cons

    It's a bit of a dirty job! My hands we constantly dry and shirt dusty. Plus during winter it can get a little chilly, especially working outside or by the door.

    Advice to Management

    Better utilise associates abilities, and remember it's just a job!

  3. "bookkeeper"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Freelancer - Bookkeeper PartTime in Emeryville, CA
    Former Freelancer - Bookkeeper PartTime in Emeryville, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at The Home Depot (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The number of hours available for work.

    Cons

    Work weekends, early hour or very late and holidays.

    Advice to Management

    Get to know employees.


  4. "Home Depot"

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    Current Employee - MET in Colma, CA
    Current Employee - MET in Colma, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot part-time

    Pros

    Very cool team to work with MET team was very helpful, and informational. They treated me like family.

    Cons

    Attendance is strict even when health issue occur on the job. No excuse for Home Depot

    Advice to Management

    If the work gets done good, don't be so harsh on attendance if it isn't consistent.


  5. "Cashier part-time cashier, (1/07 to 8/15, Walmart, Dixon, CA, having transferred from Land o' Lakes, FL in 2006."

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Vacaville, CA
    Former Employee - Cashier in Vacaville, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Desire to provide customers with top-notch service. By locating all the products they desire, they will return in the future.

    Cons

    Customers who are impatient: therefore we do all that is possible to keep customers in a positive attitude and willing to return.

    Advice to Management

    None until working at Home Depot and able to analyze situations and offer improvements.


  6. "Customer Service"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Associate in Brentwood, CA
    Current Employee - Customer Service Associate in Brentwood, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great first time working experience, great atmosphere, safe work environment

    Cons

    stress levels, customer assumptions that you know everything when you first start, incompetent beginning associate training,

    Advice to Management

    Additional training to new associates


  7. "Home Depot"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    they have a good benefits program

    Cons

    too large, associates get lost in the shuffle

  8. "Clerk"

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    Former Employee - Clerk in Vallejo, CA
    Former Employee - Clerk in Vallejo, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at The Home Depot part-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    fast leaner, very reliable, would be asset to company.

    Cons

    so far gets better every day.

    Advice to Management

    would be real asset to company


  9. "Lead generator"

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    Current Employee - Lead Generation Specialist in Vacaville, CA
    Current Employee - Lead Generation Specialist in Vacaville, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Other employees are wonderful to work with. Management is great. Wage is reasonable plus commission. I make my own hours it's like my own business.

    Cons

    In the summer in my area the stores are hot! No air conditioning. Only swamp coolers.

    Advice to Management

    air-conditioning


  10. "No prejudice--age (!), gender, ethnicity, religion, or otherwise--is felt."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Specialist in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Sales Specialist in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The most respect I've ever received in all my years of employment, from both sides of the aisle; the employer and employment culture, and the customers. Great karma and a truly level playing field... finally.

    Cons

    The schedule can be chaotic for new employees, but, it you stick with it, you can move up.

    Advice to Management

    The managers have all been good and fair.


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