Kroger
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www.kroger.com Cincinnati, OH 5000+ Employees

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An ok job to have while in college or high school

Cashier/Bagger (Former Employee)
Elizabethtown, KY (US)

I worked at Kroger part-time for more than 3 years

ProsFlexible hours, great co-wokers, union benefits, raise every 6 months, job is protected by the union, so it's fairly difficult to get fired.

ConsPoor management, crazy work hours, working holidays, union conflicts between managers and employees. There's a lot of favoritism toward certain employees, especially the ones who were relatives or friends of the managers. Due to the union it's almost impossible to get fired, so if they no longer wanted you, they will just cut your hours down to one 4 hour day a week until you just quit. Another downfall to the union was that a lot of employees were extremely lazy as a result because they knew they wouldn't lose their job for doing absolutely nothing, so that would mean the good workers would have to work twice as hard.

Advice to Senior ManagementStop with the favoritism and start rewarding the employees who really deserve it.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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So far I enjoy it

Stock Clerk (Current Employee)
Smyrna, GA (US)

I have been working at Kroger part-time for less than a year


Pros: the company as a whole is a great place to work. It seems with the new interview process a lot… Cons: I have noticed double standards on night shift. When there are rules in place,… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Cashier (Current Employee)
Little Rock, AR (US)

I have been working at Kroger part-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Meet interesting people Fast past Good cooking ideas Cons: maybe standing for 3 hours deal with demanding people Patience with older… Advice to Senior Management: Have a same weekly schedules Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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