Hudson's Bay Company Reviews

Updated Feb 28, 2021

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3.3
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221 Ratings
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  • "All we hear about is "why didn't you open a credit card last month" or when will you(in 135 reviews)

  • "Long hours/ Average/under pay/Poor Morale/Outdated Infrastructure/High Stress(in 42 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Hudson's Bay Company part-time

    Pros

    - great managers - good discounts - excellent company culture

    Cons

    - the pay was not very competitive

  2. "Great manager and friendly coworkerse"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Hardware/Housewares Sales Associate in Richmond, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hudson's Bay Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers Great manager Ways to get recognition for hard work and excellent customer service Very flexible schedule changes

    Cons

    None as I remember back then


  3. "Part-time"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Material Handler 

    I have been working at Hudson's Bay Company part-time

    Pros

    good place international workplace environment

    Cons

    tiring, the crowd for learning something

  4. "Great coworkers"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hudson's Bay Company full-time

    Pros

    Friendly staff, discount, perks, challenging

    Cons

    shift work, holidays working, sometimes customers are rude

  5. "Working as a Sales Associate"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hudson's Bay Company part-time

    Pros

    Very chill job depending on managers Big Store Nice employees

    Cons

    Rude customers Management can be poor at times

  6. "Great Job"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cosmetics Counter Manager 

    I have been working at Hudson's Bay Company full-time

    Pros

    Nice management depending on which location you're at. Great discount on clothes. Fun people.

    Cons

    Cold in the winters in the store. Customers complain too much and will return almost anything even without a receipt.

  7. "great place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Buyer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hudson's Bay Company full-time

    Pros

    good working environment, friendly people.

    Cons

    long hours, directives not clear sometimes

  8. "Marketing"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Marketing 

    I have been working at Hudson's Bay Company full-time

    Pros

    great people to work with, challenging time to work in retail but learning a lot

    Cons

    overworked and undercompensated. not a lot of room for growth

  9. "Footwear department"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hudson's Bay Company part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good working environment, good exposure

    Cons

    Less people scheduled for every shift

  10. "great department"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Cosmetics Counter Manager 

    I have been working at Hudson's Bay Company full-time

    Pros

    cosmetics is a great department to work in. vendor partners are amazing

    Cons

    management is not the greatest

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