Pros: occassional free lunches/dinners, success sharing, tolerable hours (close latest 10pm)
Cons: a lot of standing around
A typical day at work includes; Maintaining the cash registers, light cleaning and restocking, fast and providing fast and friendly customer service. Promoting company credit, and Sales (Kitchen/Hardware/Plumbing/Lumber/Garden/Electric). Slow-paced (alot of standing around)-[Located in Ludington, MI]
What i learned: Increased Patience. But also, I – more... learned quite a bit about Garden Center (flowers [species], fertalizers..etc)
Managment; Seeing as this review is public, i will say that managment is not terrible, but they are bored (you are watched). But, some of them are fair.
Co-workers; Most of my co-workers are wonderful, bright and fascinating people - all at different stages in thier lives, and on thier own journeys. Getting to know each of them has been a gift.
THe hardest Part of the Job; Standing around (I don't mind working 8 hours - But i'd like to WORK 8 hours, and there's often times where you see 2 customers an hour ~ Not enough customers)
the most enjoyable part; It's leasuirly. Other then my back pain (from standing in one spot on cement floors) - im not too bad off. – less