Canadian Tire Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 20, 2021

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Canadian Tire Chief Executive Officer Greg Hicks
Greg Hicks
180 Ratings
Pros
  • "Opportunity to move around and try different things, profit sharing, employee discount(in 117 reviews)

  • "Good work life balance in the company(in 99 reviews)

Cons
  • "Very demanding depending on the department for a minimum wage job(in 63 reviews)

  • "need longer breaks for long hours(in 38 reviews)

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  1. "Former Employee"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Administration in Brampton, ON

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Profit Sharing, Benefits etc. Great team mates.

    Cons

    Long Hours. Weekend Work. Angry Customers.

  2. "Retail"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Manager in Waterloo, ON

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Staff discount, fast paced, Canadian company, locally owned

    Cons

    Long hours, inconsistent scheduling, hard to strike work-life balance


  3. "Great experience."

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Employee - Manager in Victoria, BC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Lots to learn and room to grow.

    Cons

    Long hours with low comparative pay.

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  4. "Bad management"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Merchandising in Bolton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    People I worked with were nice

    Cons

    Management. Pay. Favouritism. Long hours

  5. "Good Environment and Development"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Marketing Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good opportunities for career development to move from analyst/consultant to an associate manager or senior consultant. Culture can vary depending on the division, but for the most part it is welcoming and kind.

    Cons

    Can work long hours Pay is lower than average for the industry Hard to see movement opportunities past Associate Manager.

  6. "Good work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Cashier 
    Recommends

    I worked at Canadian Tire part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good management and easy work

    Cons

    need longer breaks for long hours

  7. "Great place to grow as an employee"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Service in Georgetown, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    A wonderful place to grow as an employee Upper management are good people to work for They make it easy to work your way up in the company

    Cons

    Long hours and shifts Working weekends

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  8. "Customer Service Representative."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    nice managers, friendly staff, flexible hours

    Cons

    long hours, low pay, irrate customers

  9. "canadian tire manager"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    good people make it fun

    Cons

    Long hours. not much of growth

  10. "Good place with friendly people"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Amherstburg, ON
    Recommends

    I worked at Canadian Tire part-time

    Pros

    Great employees and managers. Enjoyed my time there.

    Cons

    No benefits, long hours, and rude customers

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