Save-On Foods Reviews

Updated May 21, 2020

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3.4
60%
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Save-On Foods CEO, Managing Director, President, & Chairman Jim Pattison (no image)
Jim Pattison
139 Ratings
Pros
  • "Positive work environment and good benefits(in 26 reviews)

  • "Save-On has really flexible hours if you book them in advance-- I even knew people who routinely had one specific day off(in 22 reviews)

Cons
  • "Minimum wage pay with hundreds of hours for each(in 26 reviews)

  • "This is the same for becoming full time(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "I am very cooperative and polite ."

    5.0
     

    I have been working at Save-On Foods

    Pros

    I love to do customer service

    Cons

    Dark with New people every day

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    Save-On Foods2020-03-08
  2. "Fun environment"

    5.0
    Current Employee - General Clerk 

    I have been working at Save-On Foods part-time

    Pros

    The environment and the management team

    Cons

    Salary and less recognition of work

    Save-On Foods2020-05-20
  3. "Nice place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - General Clerk 

    I have been working at Save-On Foods part-time

    Pros

    - grocery discounts for employees - nice management

    Cons

    - some customers come be difficult but mostly it’s very pleasant

    Save-On Foods2020-05-18
  4. "Good for a grocery store"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Produce Clerk 

    I worked at Save-On Foods part-time

    Pros

    make good friends, unionized, good pay

    Cons

    there are politics, and people who have been there for longer get paid more even if they dont work as hard

    Save-On Foods2020-05-08
  5. "Good place to work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Delta, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Save-On Foods full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff who are helpful

    Cons

    Work is repetitive and tiresome.

    Save-On Foods2020-05-22
  6. "Beware."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Save-On Foods part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, job security, some coworkers are great to work with.

    Cons

    Bad coworkers, management not always supportive, can be a toxic environment

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    Save-On Foods2020-05-18
  7. "Good people to work with, hard to get hours"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier/Costumer Service/Ecomm in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Save-On Foods part-time

    Pros

    - get to work with awesome coworkers - sometimes free food

    Cons

    - hard to get hours, super seniority based and the company is always looking to cut hours - there is an expectation to get a lot done with not a lot of time to do it

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    Save-On Foods2020-05-16
  8. "First Job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - E-commerce in Richmond, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Save-On Foods part-time

    Pros

    Easy job, lots of benefits.

    Cons

    Graveyard, nothing else beside that!

    Save-On Foods2020-04-29
  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Service Specialist in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Save-On Foods full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay, colleagues, benefits and work environment

    Cons

    Shift hours, heavyweights, that's it

    Save-On Foods2020-04-23
  10. "Fine PT job for high school/University"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Burlington, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Save-On Foods part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    steady hours and usually more than MW due to the union.

    Cons

    You get dealt with a lot of crap from people who want to power trip on you. mgmt and customers. no backing or support from customers.

    Save-On Foods2020-05-06
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