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Walmart Los Angeles Reviews

Updated February 19, 2017
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Pros
  • Good pay, great benefits working there (in 694 reviews)

  • Good pay great benefits room for advancement with excellent work/ life balance with flexible hours and remote work options (in 181 reviews)

Cons
  • schedules can be rough for work/life balance (in 511 reviews)

  • no full time positions available (in 856 reviews)

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  1. "Cashier"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Norwalk, CA
    Former Employee - Cashier in Norwalk, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They work with your schedule and give you good hours

    Cons

    horrible management, bad coworkers, cancerous workplace


  2. "Average"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    decent pay
    ok environment in terms of working

    Cons

    lack of communication with upper management that makes it hard to cope


  3. "ambiance"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good nice and friendly envirinment

    Cons

    nothing to say much its all good

    Advice to Management

    great going keep on the good work


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  5. "My 2nd family"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Electronics Sales Associate in Paramount, CA
    Current Employee - Electronics Sales Associate in Paramount, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They work with you if you work and communicate with them. They look out for one another.

    Cons

    Some of the managers are too young to manage and work and make desicions based on ego.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.....for others grow up.


  6. "customer service associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Duarte, CA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Duarte, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Never a dull moment always busy good benefits

    Cons

    Not enough associate's for required work

    Advice to Management

    Be more involved


  7. "Varies by store"

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    Former Employee - Seasonal Cashier in Baldwin Park, CA
    Former Employee - Seasonal Cashier in Baldwin Park, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Discount benefits for being a Walmart associate such as movie tickets car buying hotels insurance cell phone bill education amusement parks

    Cons

    No support from management which then leave the associate not caring about their job which leads to poor customer service and bad experiences

    Advice to Management

    Some store managements need to care more about their associates appreciate them since everybody is part of the team and a team is whats needed to make the store successful


  8. "I really enjoyed working with/the public"

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    Former Employee - Walmart Cashier in Pico Rivera, CA
    Former Employee - Walmart Cashier in Pico Rivera, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    I don't enjoy shopping, so working at Walmart just walking by through the isles I would see things I needed and then at lunch I would do my shopping.

    Cons

    Having to share my register, when I would go on brake or lunch and finding out the next day my drawer was short.

    Advice to Management

    Close the cashiers line when he or she goes to lunch or break and you'll see the drawer won't be short.


  9. "I love my job"

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Norwalk, CA
    Current Employee - Cashier in Norwalk, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They have a excellent way of training you and everyone is so helpfull and freindly

    Cons

    TRYING TO GET CSM TO YOUR REGESTER in a timly matter also getting to know the srore so i could help are customers more


  10. "Assistant Manager"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Torrance, CA
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Torrance, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great experience and great people to work with. Good entry level job to learn how to run a large volume retail store. Excellent skills to boost your resume and lots of networking opportunities.

    Cons

    Long hours and unpredictable schedule= no work/life balance. Constantly expected to do more and take on additional responsibility with less resources and staff. Constant turnover with associates and management.

    Advice to Management

    Value your people more, it would help with the turnover problem. Don't threaten people's jobs to motivate them to work harder. There are better ways to get your team engaged.


  11. "Wally World"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Overnight Stocker in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Overnight Stocker in Long Beach, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Walmart (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Favorites get the new positions

    Cons

    Good benefits sometimesuch good bonuses

    Advice to Management

    Be fair



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