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Ross Stores Reviews

Updated 22 September, 2017
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Ross Stores CEO Barbara Rentler
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  • inflexible work / life balance (yes it's a typical 9-5 but doesn't really leave room for WFH or half days to attend to personal matters) (in 83 reviews)

  • but if its part time hours you want you'll be ok (in 172 reviews)

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  1. "sales"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Rivers, MB
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Rivers, MB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ross Stores part-time

    Pros

    very good customer service in here

    Cons

    I think everybody need to work here

    Advice to Management

    be good


  2. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Managers are helpful in pushing you to learn.

    Cons

    Can be stressful at times.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing.


  3. "The work was fine..."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ross Stores full-time

    Pros

    -The schedule was great for summer.
    - The stock work was fast and fun and the team had great energy
    -The work environment was very relaxed

    Cons

    -Terrible managment
    -There were several cases of harassment that were never properly handled
    -The team lead was discriminatory and upper management let it slide
    -unwilling to work with schedule change they knew would happen months ahead of time.

    Advice to Management

    Please listen to your employees when multiple of them are reporting being harassed instead of ignoring it. That would be great thanks.


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  5. "A stressful place too work"

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    Current Employee - Backup Area Supervisor in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Backup Area Supervisor in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ross Stores full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay and awesome benefits

    Cons

    Not enough people to do the jobs

    Advice to Management

    More payroll


  6. "Good Place"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ross Stores full-time

    Pros

    Good Hours, good business, fair compensation

    Cons

    very timeline driven, hard to get promoted quickly


  7. "What ever job"

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

    I have been working at Ross Stores part-time

    Pros

    Associate discount, easy job, friendly co workers

    Cons

    Barely any hours, too much work and little time.

    Advice to Management

    Give people more hours and give us proper time to finish all duties.


  8. "Open and Flexible"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Ross Stores part-time

    Pros

    Very positive store atmosphere with flexible schedules and a positive manager and co-workers.

    Cons

    Always expect the workers to take the initiative.


  9. "Cashier"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ross Stores part-time

    Pros

    Great people , flex hours

    Cons

    They didn't keep any seasonal hires


  10. "Store Protection Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Store Protection Specialist in Santa Cruz, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Store Protection Specialist in Santa Cruz, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ross Stores part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    They are flexible with your schedule.

    Cons

    Depends on your location. If it's in a sketchy neighborhood, good luck.

    Advice to Management

    They need a pay raise for all the stuff they have to deal with.


  11. "Sales associate"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Kyle, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Kyle, TX (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ross Stores part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Works with my school schedule and the job isn't all that difficult. I love all my managers!

    Cons

    Customers have to be the worst part. They tend to think less of ross employees, I guess because it's a discount store..

    Ross Stores Response

    19 Sep, 2017

    Thanks for your feedback. We're happy that the flexibility Ross creates has allowed you to continue your education while working! Despite the flexibility and good management teams, your right that... More


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