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The Home Depot Store Manager Reviews

Updated August 14, 2018
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The Home Depot President & CEO Craig Menear
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Pros
  • "Learn a lot about finishing material" (in 210 reviews)

  • "Benefits for part-time employees" (in 776 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance can be hard to find" (in 488 reviews)

  • "I can not have a full time shift yet" (in 883 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Store/Warehouse Manager"

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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Customer Service, Meeting New People, Diverse environment, Day to day challenges, Entrepreneurship, Working with and Inspiring the Team to be their best each and every day.

    Cons

    The downside was with it being Retail a lot of time was spent at work and a way from my family during the Holidays.

    Advice to Management

    My advice to any Manager is to steady the course and always do your best each and everyday, remember it is about the people you manage and not yourself


  2. "Excellent!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    People business, headed towards right direction as a company

    Cons

    Long hours, especially during peak season, understandably

    Advice to Management

    Keep pushing towards the right direction

  3. "Store Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Store Manager in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great family values and team work

    Cons

    High volume, fast paced, crazy hours


  4. "Great place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Deerfield Beach, FL
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Deerfield Beach, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Family feel environment, team work, fast passed.

    Cons

    Long hours during seasonal events

    Advice to Management

    6 month to a year


  5. "Management professional that leads a team to be a successful and profiting business."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Franklin, TN
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Franklin, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great learning experience in serving not only customers but your associates, in ways of coaching and developing.

    Cons

    The schedule does not allow for much family time, especially when your spouse works Monday through Friday 8-5.

    The Home Depot Response

    Aug 8, 2018 – Client Partner

    Thank you for your review. “Taking Care of Our People” is one of our core values. We try our best to accommodate our associates’ needs.


  6. Helpful (2)

    "Overworked"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits, yearly raise, two bonuses a year

    Cons

    Was always at work, couldn't enjoy time off because you were pretty much on call

    Advice to Management

    It would've been nice to have an actual lunch where you can actually sit and relax for more then 5 minutes


  7. "Asm"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Joplin, MO
    Current Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Joplin, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A fun place to work

    Cons

    Not enough staffing for customer sat

    Advice to Management

    Be forthcoming about future opportunnities

  8. "Assistant Store Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Pell City, AL
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Pell City, AL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, great culture, great benefits.

    Cons

    Strict standards, labor structure restrictions the stores’ coverage (associates on the floor)


  9. "Assistant Store Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager
    Former Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager

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

    Pros

    The ability to truly take care of people

    Cons

    The limitations due to policy and procedures that truly limit your ablity to care for your associates/teams needs and worklife Balance


  10. "Too many competing expectations. Unreasonable metrics and too many hours required from senior leadership."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The people you work with.

    Cons

    The company is data driven and cannot see past the spec.

    Advice to Management

    Let your stores run day in and day out. Having a walk every week takes away from the spec that is in your way.