JYSK Reviews

Updated May 7, 2021

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3.8
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JYSK Chief Executive Officer Ludvik Kristjansson
Ludvik Kristjansson
29 Ratings
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  • "wish my head office trainer would have completed properly(in 7 reviews)

  • "Poor management - manager doesn't know how to schedule and discipline his employees(in 7 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Great Company!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Corporate Employee in Coquitlam, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JYSK full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for, free lunches, team activities and anniversary bonuses. If you are looking for a rewarding career with a company that cares about their employees JYSK is the one. Hard work and dedication will bring you success!

    Cons

    Decisions are made too fast sometimes.

  2. "Working at JYSK"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier in Kingston, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at JYSK part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Management is awesome. They have a good understanding between management and employees. It is like a family. Definitely a delight to work there. Hours are good and the management is very flexible with hours.

    Cons

    Retail is a physically demanding job. Staying active all the time.


  3. "'s okay"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Customer Service in Coquitlam, BC

    I have been working at JYSK part-time

    Pros

    Good bonuses, mangers are nice, friendly coworkers

    Cons

    Break too short, work hours bad

  4. "Nice and easy entry level job"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Vancouver, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at JYSK part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible shift availability for part-time. Hiring often. Good job for students.

    Cons

    Hard work is not recognized or rewarded enough, minimal training, 30 minute breaks, simple brick-and-mortar stores with little to no innovation.

    JYSK Response

    May 4, 2021Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Thank you for your feedback. We are always striving to make the workplace an engaging environment for all of our Colleagues. If you have any specific feedback for us, please reach out to hr@jysk.ca.

  5. "A Good Company To Work For"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Medicine Hat, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JYSK full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The company treats you fairly, respects you and treats loyal employees well.

    Cons

    None that comes to mind.

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  6. "Idk"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nanaimo, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JYSK part-time

    Pros

    Super nice, buy us food and order us pizza

    Cons

    Don't have much protective gear

  7. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Duncan, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good environment, good management team, good salary, flexible

    Cons

    Great company to work in

  8. "okay"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Whitby, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at JYSK full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good for high school students/first-time employees

    Cons

    no benefits, managers, long hours

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    JYSK Response

    May 4, 2021Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Thank you for your feedback. We are always striving to make the workplace an engaging environment for all of our Colleagues. If you have any specific feedback for us, please reach out to hr@jysk.ca.

  9. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Coquitlam, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fun environment, constant progress, high standards

    Cons

    Still establishing itself to Canadian customers

  10. "Growing company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Operations in Coquitlam, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JYSK full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Takes commitment to its Colleagues seriously.

    Cons

    They could improve communication to stores.

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