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Olathe, KS

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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. "Department Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Department Manager in Olathe, KS
    Current Employee - Department Manager in Olathe, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Fast paced, learn to work with customers, and alwats learning new things daily.

    Cons

    You may not always get to leave when you would like


  2. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Olathe, KS
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Olathe, KS
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Walmart full-time

    Pros

    Worked a lot in computer related jobs

    Cons

    Low wages - no advancement in computer related jobs

    Advice to Management

    Hire higher quality employees

  3. "Ok...."

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate in Olathe, KS
    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate in Olathe, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good people working
    Good Benefits
    PTO
    10% Employee Discount

    Cons

    Management doesnt like
    - Doing their jobs
    - Assisting Customers
    - Helping you the worker
    -They get mad when you ask for help frequently

    Advice to Management

    Do a better job. Have a good attitude toward employees and let them know you appreciate them. Stop being rude.


  4. "Department manager in ladies wear"

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    Former Employee - Management Trainee in Olathe, KS
    Former Employee - Management Trainee in Olathe, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walmart full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    I loved working at walmart, management was awesome and down to earth... loved my job and helping customers find what they need .. i love the challenges and benefits

    Cons

    Sometimes the stress was overwhelming, sometimes customers are rude and kids are wild, sometimes not being aprreciated for the work you've done,

    Advice to Management

    Be more open to your employees and give them credit for their work and be sociable to all employees, not just your friends or crowd, never talk to an employee in front of customers or other workers if they've done something wrong, take them to the office and shut the door.


  5. "Low pay!"

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    Current Employee - Stocking in Olathe, KS
    Current Employee - Stocking in Olathe, KS
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great team, I had a good supervisor, who was very supportive and helpful training

    Cons

    low pay, no real benefits


  6. ""Overnight Stocker""

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Olathe, KS
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Olathe, KS
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Being able to buy food on break was the best thing to me.
    The old lady's make good coffee

    Cons

    Shift is 10 to 7, You're there for 9 hours, Only get paid for 8, If it takes you 8.5 hours to complete your section the manager will go back in and change it to 8 because "we don't offer overtime".
    Unpaid break.
    I applied for part time but they gave me full time including weekends.

    Advice to Management

    Don't be rude to new employees when the whole problem is that you have a lack of overnight employees. C'mon fam. 157th st Olathe, Kansas Supercenter


  7. "walmart"

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    Former Employee - Produce Sales Associate in Olathe, KS
    Former Employee - Produce Sales Associate in Olathe, KS
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    1 hr lunch and you will learn whole lot of experience while working there

    Cons

    none at all everything was good

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Been there since may of this year as a cashier."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Olathe, KS
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Olathe, KS
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    It's a job and a paycheck

    Cons

    No room for advancement if ur not in a click or have family working there

    Advice to Management

    Promote the ones that are helping ur company grow


  9. "I have learned a lot about merchandising and enjoy it a lot."

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Olathe, KS
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Olathe, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    They are willing to work with you on the hours you are available to work.

    Cons

    The only con I have experienced is the low pay the sales associates receive.

    Advice to Management

    Pay a living wage. Great company to work for


  10. "Pretty good"

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    Former Employee - Asset Protection Manager in Olathe, KS
    Former Employee - Asset Protection Manager in Olathe, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walmart (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Plenty of flexibility for family

    Cons

    Goals are at times unreasonable and unachievable

    Advice to Management

    Listen to the associates, ultimately the shareholders will get what they want.


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