Costco Wholesale Overview

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  • www.costco.com
  • Issaquah, WA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1976
  • Company - Public (COST)
  • General Merchandise & Superstore
  • $10+ billion (USD)

CompetitorsSam's Club, BJ's Wholesale Club
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Costco Wholesale is the largest wholesale club operator in the US. The company operates more than 590 membership warehouse stores serving some 64 million cardholders in 40 US states and Australia, Canada, Japan, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South Korea, Taiwan, and the UK, primarily ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2020(#20), 2018(#20)

Costco Wholesale Reviews

4.1
80%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Craig Jelinek
Craig Jelinek
4,619 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 3 years

"Great place to work for"

Nov 24, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Deerfield, IL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good Benefits including share buying

Cons

Hierarchy is quite difficult to climb. you need 30 years
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Diversity & Inclusion at Costco Wholesale

4.0
(2283 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Costco Wholesale?

...Depending on the warehouse there is often a culture of gossip, cliquishness and bullying towards newer employees, acting on such violations is not really a priority for local management and gets swept under the rug....Read More

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Costco Wholesale Interviews

Experience
Positive71%
Negative12%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online71%
In Person16%
Employee Referral9%
Difficulty
2.5
Average
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  1. Overnight Stocker Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    They do a set of 3 interviews, escalating from manager to supervisor and then to assistant general manager. If you are lucky they will do all three interviews in one day but it can also be a multi day process. There will also be a drug test.
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    What does great customer/member service look like to you?

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Costco Wholesale Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500Fortune2015
  • Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award - Top 50 Large CompaniesGlassdoor2014

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Costco Wholesale FAQ

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Does Costco Wholesale offer massages?

...Good pay and free food all day once a week....

May 5, 2020

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