Canadian Tire Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Jan 24, 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. "A"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Graphic Designer in Toronto, PE

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance in the company

    Cons

    None that is a con for the company

  2. "Solid company to start your career"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Associate Financial Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire

    Pros

    good work/life balance and supportive team

    Cons

    pay is a little bit low


  3. "Good For Beginning of Career"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Product Design Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    -work/life balance respected -very forgiving on mistakes during learning periods -team-oriented work -great health benefits -get to work with a lot of different teams at once

    Cons

    -no significant career growth -big push for you to do more each year without real rewards

  4. "Great culture here"

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Category Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Great culture and work life balance. Lots of responsibility and accountability in many roles

    Cons

    Poor compensation compared to market. If you are coming in expecting to change the world, go elsewhere

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  5. "Great Environment"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Manager, Learning in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Good people. Good work/life balance.

    Cons

    It's a big company which makes it less agile than smaller counterparts.

  6. "Great organization with good worklife balance"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, Employee centric

    Cons

    Low Pay, Could do better in employee engagement

  7. "Good"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Employee - Cashier in Oshawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Employment all year round and work life balance.

    Cons

    Only a few shifts per week and 4 hour long shifts.

  8. "overall good experience"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Former Contractor - Business Analyst in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire for less than a year

    Pros

    good environment, great benefits and work life balance

    Cons

    no professional growth career wise

  9. "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

  10. "Overall a very good company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cyber Security Analyst in Winnipeg, MB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    work-life balance benefits work culture office locations great fo new tallent

    Cons

    Comparatively lower salaries than average from my understanding.

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