A company that takes pride in their core values
Grocery Associate Team Leader (Current Employee) – Glastonbury, CT – April 6, 2016
Whole Foods Market is a company that prides it's self on their contributions to society. They contribute to their own foundations such as, Whole Planet, and Whole Kids, as well as more known like the Whole Trade Foundation.
When it comes to employment, Whole Foods is part of fortunes top 100 company's to work for, and has been for many years. Employees are treated with kindness, and respect on an unprecedented level. Upper leadership (management), is beyond supportive, in efforts to ensure satisfaction among the team.
Daily anguish is unfortunately unavoidable, due to the nature of the business. You will occasionally have an uncomfortable confrontation with a customer, or team member, but will not impede on your overall satisfaction with the job.
As a leader, we have catered lunches for out meetings, Team members can sample product to familiarize themselves with the product, Very relaxed workdays, little stress presented from upper leadership.
Benefits are comparable, retirement plan could be better.