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Walmart Mobile Reviews

Updated August 13, 2018
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Pros
  • "good pay Work hours lots of extra shift if you are willing to work" (in 1348 reviews)

  • "Best environment, work life balance" (in 280 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance sometimes not there" (in 801 reviews)

  • "They schedule u an 38 hours so they don't have to give full time benifits" (in 1157 reviews)

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  1. "Busy working young man"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Stocker in Mobile, AL
    Current Employee - Stocker in Mobile, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart part-time

    Pros

    To help out with things for the company keeping customers coming in help people who need help

    Cons

    Helping people with things they need help selling products Always keep the place clean stock everything right

    Advice to Management

    I am hard working man trying stay out of trouble...


  2. "Assistant Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Mobile, AL
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Mobile, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good people to work with pay has gotten a ot better

    Cons

    To many chiefs not enough Indians. Never get to make a decision

  3. "It is great"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Package Handler in Mobile, AL
    Former Employee - Package Handler in Mobile, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Walmart is a very well organized company

    Cons

    It is tasking some times on employees

    Advice to Management

    I would love to be friendly with management and work have good relationship.


  4. "meat department associate"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Meat Department Manager in Mobile, AL
    Former Employee - Meat Department Manager in Mobile, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits are a positive attribute.

    Cons

    low pay rate. inconsiderate with the 9 minute rule.

    Advice to Management

    Smile more, speak more to employees.


  5. "under paid back then"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Mobile, AL
    Former Employee - Cashier in Mobile, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They are the Pros they don't care about you they give bonus to supervisor hey why not the employee that is doing all the work show them you care if they all were no shows what would really happen!

    Cons

    Do not mention union they will get rid of you and they don't hire you full time so they don't have to pay for medical coverage for you!

    Advice to Management

    Managers need to work to when its busy don't just stand around talking and give promotions to those that deserve them!


  6. "Okay but could be really better"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Mobile, AL
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Mobile, AL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great customer service and quality

    Cons

    I'm not sure maybe the way they cut hours at times

    Advice to Management

    Be better at being managers


  7. "Welcome to a cesspool of despair, frustration, and loathing."

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    Former Employee - Over Night Frozen Food Stock in Mobile, AL
    Former Employee - Over Night Frozen Food Stock in Mobile, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A paycheck. You'll met a colorful and motley crew of people that have either: (1) been there so long they have become immune to ambition or comfortable with hellish routine; (2) got the job "temporarily" and have somehow found themselves still there after X amount of years; or (3) trying desperately to feed their families. The people you meet are interesting.

    Cons

    A corporate culture completely subsumed by profit that views and treats employees as disposable commodities. No health or dental benefits available for at least a YEAR after working there. A paltry 5% employee discount (not available for groceries) after a month of employment. These are supposed to be the perks of the job. Those are the problems with the company. A myriad of other cons come to mind depending on location.

    Advice to Management

    I feel for you. Just remember that people are not automatons and try not to tell people to routinely do things you wouldn't do yourself.

  8. "Company in Flux"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Mobile, AL
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Mobile, AL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walmart (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The company isn't going anywhere, at least not in the very near future, so you don't have to worry about that. They don't force you to relocate, it can only be done if you agree to it. The pay has just been risen across the board.

    Cons

    The company is going through drastic changes that affect both hourly and salaried employees. Some of the changes are positive, such as both wage and salary increases. Some of them are negative, such as scheduling for managers, and it is more difficult to attain full-time status for hourly associates.

    Advice to Management

    Most managers seem to be afraid to keep their job, and they are working with that as their motivation. That can only motivate you so much, and not always to do the right thing. Get back to what the company stated out as, a team of merchants who trained for their future.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - WalMart Overnight Stocker in Mobile, AL
    Current Employee - WalMart Overnight Stocker in Mobile, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The pay is pretty good. You get two breaks and a full hour lunch.

    Cons

    trying to finish 7 hours worth of work within 3 hours

    Advice to Management

    no w


  10. "Walmart is a good place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Overnight Stocker in Mobile, AL
    Current Employee - Overnight Stocker in Mobile, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Friendly staff, good environment, and easy job.

    Cons

    Not many cons working here.

    Advice to Management

    Believe in your employees and push them forward.


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