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Lowe's Reviews

Updated Jul 18, 2019

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69%
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Lowe's CEO Marvin Ellison
Marvin Ellison
983 Ratings
Pros
  • "good pay for part -time; receive holiday pay as a part-time employee(in 1204 reviews)

  • "Lots of good benefits stock option(in 917 reviews)

Cons
  • "If you go full time they will make you have open availability(in 597 reviews)

  • "Less hours if part time which sucks(in 537 reviews)

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  1. "Smooth."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lowe's part-time

    Pros

    Great co-workers and management help when needed.

    Cons

    Process’ could be smoother but otherwise no complaints.

    Lowe's2019-03-26
  2. "Good company"

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      Former Employee - Head Cashier 

      I worked at Lowe's part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Lots of hours, worked with good people.

      Cons

      Pressure to up sell products

      Lowe's2019-07-08
    • "Great job"

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      Current Employee - Flooring Sales Specialist in Windsor, ON
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Lowe's full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Good place to learn and grow

      Cons

      Poor scheduling work to many late nights when theres no customers

      Advice to Management

      better scheduling

      Lowe's2019-07-18
    • "Lowe's"

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      Former Employee - Appliance Sales Specialist 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Lowe's full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      People are good Pay was reasonable

      Cons

      Management Terminated without cause after Short Term disability

      Advice to Management

      People are human

      Lowe's2019-07-16
    • "Ok, lack of leadership"

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      Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Lethbridge, AB
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Lowe's full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Full time job but not much else

      Cons

      Lack of opportunity, wouldn’t hire other distant family members by policy but then hired a brother and sister

      Advice to Management

      Already changed management multiple times so they see what’s going on

      Lowe's2019-07-08
    • "Fun but Okay hours and Pay"

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      Current Employee - Head Cashier 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook

      I have been working at Lowe's full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Working with friends and getting to know your team

      Cons

      No set schedules, shift is always changing, pay is low

      Advice to Management

      Lowe's should pay more instead of giving minimum wage and expecting more from people. High turnover as workers are always replaceable

      Lowe's2019-06-20

      Lowe's Response

      June 27, 2019Human Resources

      We’re sorry to hear of your disappointment with the pay/benefits Lowe's offers. We're always looking to improve our offerings to our employees as we consider them to be our greatest asset.

    • "Pretty Food Experience So Far"

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      Current Employee - Cashier in Barrie, ON
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Lowe's part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Good work environment, pay is alright, customers can be pretty good, okay employee discount

      Cons

      Management can be overwhelmed at times, rude, surly customers occasionally, pay alright, training could be improved

      Lowe's2019-06-11
    • "Overall a good place to work"

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      Former Employee - Loader 

      I worked at Lowe's part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      -Good safety standards. -Fun environment. -Nice people.

      Cons

      -Needlessly confusing operating system. -Tiring position.

      Lowe's2019-06-07
    • "Overall a good place to work."

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      Current Employee - Department Manager Lowes in Edmonton, AB
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Lowe's full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Good co-workers. Reasonable expectations most of the time.

      Cons

      Need more staff. Better, more consistant communication would be nice.

      Advice to Management

      Get some new technology... FAST. Your competitors are way ahead of you.

      Lowe's2019-05-24
    • "Lots of learning"

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        Current Employee - Supply Chain Analyst in Mississauga, ON

        I have been working at Lowe's full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Friendly motivating leadership growth work life balance

        Cons

        Didn’t face any during my term

        Lowe's2019-05-21
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