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Sport Chek Reviews

Updated 18 January, 2019
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Pros
  • "Great discount, trained sales experience, relaxed atmosphere" (in 50 reviews)

  • "Good discount to purchase items sold by Sport Chek and Atmosphere" (in 37 reviews)

Cons
  • "little room for growth up the ladder" (in 11 reviews)

  • "being part-time means not getting a lot of hours at times during the year" (in 20 reviews)

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  1. "Hard goods"

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

    I have been working at Sport Chek part-time

    Pros

    The employee discount and overall atmosphere. In the middle of the mall so I’m always seeing people I know

    Cons

    Often getting booked on days I say I’m not available and it’s hard to get rid of a shift

    Advice to Management

    Not much, overall happy with management they are all super nice and chill


  2. "Cashier"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sport Chek part-time

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, excellent flexibility, able to easily work around school and sports schedules

    Cons

    can be a little boring when it is slow

  3. "Sales Associate"

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

    I worked at Sport Chek part-time

    Pros

    -Team friendly environment
    -Flexible work hours

    Cons

    -No sick days
    -Hard to get your shift covered


  4. "SportChek Job Review"

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    Current Employee - Full Time Sales Associate in Penticton, BC
    Current Employee - Full Time Sales Associate in Penticton, BC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Sport Chek full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    SportChek is a great place to work with incredibly pleasant and helpful staff, a great working and learning experience as well as an overall happy environment.

    Cons

    SportChek tends to not have enough hours for everyone to work, having hard customers to help and occasional very late night shifts


  5. "Sport Chek Part Time"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Vancouver, BC
    Former Employee - Sales in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Sport Chek part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Awesome boss and flexible hours. Got to work with a bunch of cool people and got to know a ton about shoes

    Cons

    Lots of low motivation and people who didnt care. Some of the bosses of other departments were bad to their employees. Low pay

    Advice to Management

    Hire people who are happy and want to work there, no temp employees who do nothing and sit around all day


  6. "great"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abbotsford, BC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abbotsford, BC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sport Chek part-time

    Pros

    great discount, offer lots of hours

    Cons

    long hours, lots of theft


  7. "Room for advancement, lack of direction"

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

    I have been working at Sport Chek full-time

    Pros

    Room for advancement at rapid pace

    Cons

    Very poor training environment in most stores

  8. "Amazing part time job"

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    Former Employee - Footwear Sales Associate in Charlottetown, PE
    Former Employee - Footwear Sales Associate in Charlottetown, PE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sport Chek part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great coworkers
    Understanding Management
    Easy position
    School/work/life balance
    Family like environment

    Cons

    Hours can be low at times


  9. "sales associate"

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

    I have been working at Sport Chek part-time

    Pros

    love the job its fun.

    Cons

    work a lot with school.

    Advice to Management

    none


  10. "Working at Sport Chek"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Sport Chek full-time

    Pros

    Good employee Discount, good team, down to earth managers.

    Cons

    A good amount of co-workers who don't enjoy doing anything