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How are the working hours?


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It all depends, I currently range from 25-32 weekly. I’m a consistent seller, and I have an open availability so I expose myself to more hours.


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From personal experience, Fossil's managers are incredibly flexible with their scheduling and will personally work with you to ensure that you feel comfortable with the hours you are given.

Answered - Sales Associate (Current Employee) - Houston, TX

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Hard to get a full 8 hours or full time.

Answered - Sale Associate (Former Employee) - New York, NY

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I worked 45-50hrs per week on average but my boss worked probably 70+.

Answered - NPI Planner I (Current Employee) - Richardson, TX

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They were good although, when it came down to working a summer schedule they became greedy with hours and only allowed me to work sixteen hours.

Answered - Sales Associate (Former Employee) - Commerce, CA

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Related questions (more answers below):

As a GM (if there are open leadership positions on your team) the hours can be long, as you are required to accommodate for the missing leader on your team (which could mean opening to closing shifts by yourself - long days). However, this drives the importance of networking and growing your team members. Otherwise, the hours are as typical as any retailer/business... you tend to work more during holiday hours/peak times.

Answered - Store Manager (Former Employee) - Cincinnati, OH

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20-40 flelxible

Answered - Cashier (Former Employee) - Las Vegas, NV

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Usually five/six hour shifts with a 15/30 minute break respectively

Answered - Sales Associate (Current Employee) - New York, NY

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Good part-time hours

Answered - Cashier/Sales Associate (Former Employee) - San Marcos, TX

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40 plus hours, but no more than 45

Answered - Store Manager (Current Employee) - Houston, TX

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