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Walmart Calgary Reviews

Updated February 10, 2018
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Calgary, AB (Canada)

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Walmart President and CEO, Executive Lee Tappenden
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Pros
  • Good pay and benifits liked the work (in 1173 reviews)

  • Amazing work life balance for an man level job (in 255 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance benefits restructuring (in 708 reviews)

  • Not enough hrs avalible for full time emoyment (in 1083 reviews)

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  1. "customer service spesialist"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Starting for job experience
    getting work place culture

    Cons

    minimum wage
    less hours for part time

    Advice to Management

    increase wages for employee


  2. "Produce Associate"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Produce Associate in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Produce Associate in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Competitive wage, Safe working environment, Supervisors were generally kind

    Cons

    Sometimes it's not clear what to do when working, there isn't much of a workflow - the entire day is usually spent doing odd jobs set by the supervisor. Weekends are rare to get off

  3. "Worst Company to Work"

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    Former Employee - Greeter in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Greeter in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Employee discount, Deals, Mandatory safety training

    Cons

    No growth at all, No pay raises, Raise is if any will be minimal, No scope for advancement,


  4. "Customer Service Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Employee Discounts, Other discounts offered such as on your telephone bill for being an walmart employee

    Cons

    fluctuations in hours per week


  5. "Stability and Security"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Walmart (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Stable work because of association with retail

    Cons

    Opportunities for growth and advancement can be limited due to high employee numbers
    Headquarters handles all business administration, the distribution centers are strictly operational centers


  6. "good!"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Worker in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Worker in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walmart (Less than a year)

    Pros

    nice coworkers and nice boss, love them

    Cons

    busy for most of the time.


  7. "Deli Staff"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)

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

    Pros

    Customer service experience and exposure. Good for extra income

    Cons

    The work in my department was very hard. It requires going inside the cooler and lifting heavy boxes.

    Advice to Management

    Improve scheduling

  8. "Electronics Associate"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pretty fun and relaxing, most of the managers are really nice and helpful. great place for students who want to work 12 hours a week

    Cons

    the pay isn't great. some of the customers can be rude depending on what part of the city are you in

    Advice to Management

    Higher pay to associates.


  9. "Recommended"

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    Former Employee - Department Manager in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Department Manager in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walmart full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Perks, discounts, promotions, salary, training

    Cons

    Inconsistent scheduling, early mornings late nights


  10. "Customer service specialist"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Specialist in Calgary, AB (Canada)

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

    Pros

    Nice team work
    Management helping
    Opportunities to do anything

    Cons

    No fixed timings of shifts


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