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Costco Wholesale Overview

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Issaquah, WA (US)
10000+ employees
1976
Company - Public (COST)
Retail
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Sam's Club, BJ's Wholesale Club
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 ... Read more

Costco Wholesale Reviews

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Costco Wholesale President & CEO Craig Jelinek
Craig Jelinek
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  • "Very good pay"

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    Former Employee - Night Merchandiser in Montreal, QC
    Former Employee - Night Merchandiser in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The pay was awesome and they paid 4$ more on Sundays! Also, they give you a free card so you can buy stuff and do groceries

    Cons

    Mostly older employees, no real team bonding . Also they should give a grocery rebate for their employees, we deserve it and they make a fortune from their sales

    Advice to Management

    Every Costco location should have a Chief Happiness Officer to make sure everyone is having a good time, while working very hard

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Costco Wholesale Photos

Costco Wholesale photo of: Costco Sign located at "The District", Tustin California (Photo thanks to Flickr user greenwenvy08, available under by v2.0)
Costco Wholesale photo of: Costco in Montgomery, AL
Costco Wholesale photo of: Restocking the isles
Costco Wholesale photo of: Food Court
Costco Wholesale photo of: Depot
Costco Wholesale photo of: Exterior
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Costco Wholesale Interviews

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    Merchandiser Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Laval, QC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeks. I interviewed at Costco Wholesale (Laval, QC) in November-2016.

    Interview

    Claire et honnete un poste saisonier et ne vous font aucune promesse a la fin du contrat c'est un travaille qui bouge sui demande besucoup d énergie l'ensemble des tâches sont bien decrite leurs attentes possibiliter qui peuvent s offrir a nous pour le future ! Si nous somme selectionner pour 2 ieme et 3 iemes entrevues pour ma part ma 1 ere etait avec 2 gerants de plancher et une troisieme avec leurs superieur

    Interview Questions

    • Mise en situation Comment reagirais tu si un employer te fais faire tout le boulot et se la coule douce   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Costco a son bareme de salaire alors pas de negotiation

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Costco Wholesale Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award - Top 50 Large Companies, Glassdoor, 2014
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