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United Supermarkets Reviews

Updated January 16, 2018
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Pros
  • They give you the freedom to have great customer service (in 9 reviews)

  • Great place to get customer service experience (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • Low pay, sometimes too heavily staffed (in 9 reviews)

  • Pay is small and it is hard to work more than 30 hrs (even full-time) (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Cashier"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Canyon, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Canyon, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at United Supermarkets part-time

    Pros

    Community focused, fun management, plenty of opportunities for growth

    Cons

    Lazy coworkers, especially those in highschool, management doesn't do much to correct or replace underperforming employees

    Advice to Management

    The front end needs a firm hand, otherwise those who are working are forced to pick up the slack


  2. "It's decent"

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    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Lubbock, TX
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Lubbock, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at United Supermarkets (Less than a year)

    Pros

    benefit is really good compare to some others.

    Cons

    opprtunity is limited due to the size

    Advice to Management

    communication

  3. "N/A"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great environment, room for advancement

    Cons

    pay is not very competitive


  4. "pharmacy"

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    Current Employee - Pharmacist in Amarillo, TX
    Current Employee - Pharmacist in Amarillo, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at United Supermarkets full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company. They take care of their team members.

    Cons

    Sometimes understaffed. Don't train new employee very well


  5. "cashier bookkeeper"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    people are amazing to work with

    Cons

    swing shift. but its a grocery store


  6. "Great company really invest in the future of the community"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at United Supermarkets part-time

    Pros

    Really valued me as a person
    As a college student they really worked with my schedule

    Cons

    always work on weekends especially sundays


  7. "Every easy job for a high school student"

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    Current Employee - Cashier/Sacker in Lamesa, TX
    Current Employee - Cashier/Sacker in Lamesa, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The people and friends you meet while working there.

    Cons

    Management, the business place, and the cleanlyness of the store

    Advice to Management

    No favourites and always be kind to the employees and customers.

  8. "Flexibility"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at United Supermarkets part-time

    Pros

    They work around your schedule.

    Cons

    Wish they paid better.


  9. "Meat cleanup"

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    Current Employee - Stocker in Slaton, TX
    Current Employee - Stocker in Slaton, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    It is good to work because they have an education college tuition program.

    Cons

    Management is bad and they expect for you to do their job as well as yours.

    Advice to Management

    All managers need to be able to do as per job title such as grocery manager needs to be able to stock and help dairy department etc all around store


  10. "Night stocker, Backdoor Receiver"

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    Current Employee - Night Stocker in Abilene, TX
    Current Employee - Night Stocker in Abilene, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at United Supermarkets full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    They give you the freedom to have great customer service. Learn multiple areas and pursue great opportunities if you are consistent and flexible with them.

    Cons

    The pay isn't always as competitive cause they staff more people than most stores. Outside of cashiers their generally isn't an actual set schedule. You stay as long as it take to complete assignments. Many times not able to finished in normal scheduled time.

    Advice to Management

    Be more organized in training material and development. Improve communication between leaders and employees on expectations and development.


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