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Walmart Atlanta Reviews

Updated January 14, 2019
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Atlanta, GA Area

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  • "Work life balance is challenging at times" (in 872 reviews)

  • "They schedule u an 38 hours so they don't have to give full time benifits" (in 1181 reviews)

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  1. "Sales Floor Associate"

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    Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Sales Floor Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Pay
    Co workers felt like family
    Good benefits
    10% discounts

    Cons

    Unorganized
    Not enough employees
    Customers with attitudes

    Advice to Management

    Hire more employees
    Be specific in what you want


  2. "Benifits"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Stockbridge, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Stockbridge, GA

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

    Pros

    They have great benefits such as insurance.

    Cons

    The pay could be better.

    Advice to Management

    Need more job advancement

  3. "Market (District) Manager"

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    Former Employee - Market (District) Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Market (District) Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Leading, teaching and training managers as well as hourly associates.
    Benefits package, bonus structure, and restricted stock units.
    Merchandising stores to the community, ability to buy and sell merchandise.
    Technology used within the stores to increase productivity and fix opportunities faster.

    Cons

    Company has lost a lot of the culture and continues to move away.
    Reducing head count with new processes to soon, implementation time is too short.
    Learning curve and time frame for new associates.
    Losing focus on brick and mortar stores and customer service.
    No open communication or transparency with senior leadership.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on store environment and customer service, it is still the driving factor to the business.
    Retention and recruitment needs more attention.
    Access the current training in Academy stores, place associates in real world training environment.
    Promote open, transparent communication without the fear of retaliation as was promoted in the past.


  4. "Associate"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Carrollton, GA
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Carrollton, GA

    I worked at Walmart full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Working for a recognized company.

    Cons

    Working nonstop with no holidays.


  5. "Stocker"

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    Current Employee - Stocker in Tucker, GA
    Current Employee - Stocker in Tucker, GA

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

    Pros

    Good hours, good management

    Cons

    Limited benefits
    Low pay


  6. "Market Manager"

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    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The income and bonus plan are lucrative .

    Cons

    The treatment of middle management is horribly.

    Advice to Management

    Poor leader ship overall


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    "Work"

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    Former Employee - Order Filler in Union City, GA
    Former Employee - Order Filler in Union City, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Walmart full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pay, overtime, food selection, pay, money

    Cons

    You get penalized for the smallest thing, Management make their own rules as they go, favoritisms, expect for you to not have a life outside of work

  8. "Great company with great benefits. I enjoy walmart!"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great salary, great benefits and great work family.

    Cons

    Long hours and sometimes feel under paid.

    Advice to Management

    Manage time wisely


  9. "Overnight Stocker"

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    Current Employee - Overnight Stocker in Woodstock, GA
    Current Employee - Overnight Stocker in Woodstock, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Walmart full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The variety of tasks and the opportunity to advance within the company.

    Cons

    Difficult and overly intrusive individuals.

    Advice to Management

    Management there are awesome mentors.


  10. "Great Job For College with Potential"

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    Current Employee - Fresh Foods/Deli-Bakery Customer Service Clerk in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Fresh Foods/Deli-Bakery Customer Service Clerk in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Ease of moving up
    Good pay
    Great stock purchase plan

    Cons

    Lack of organization/training
    Some of the work is not enjoyable

    Advice to Management

    Organize and Scheduling could use some work.


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