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Typically a couple of weeks. You apply online, they call you for an interview and you come in to interview with the HR manager. That person will then send you on to interview with a department manager of whichever department you applied for or which one they feel like you would be a good fit. Then, if that manager likes you he/she will have you meet the store manager. From there on that basically means you got the job and you just have to wait for new hire orientation. So overall the process should be a week or two

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My interview i had to interview with 2 managers and showed me around and said they contact me monday

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I used to look forward to coming in and help my team make their goals, since I’m a manager that’s what is expected. But being a small store it’s hard for majority of my team to even sell enough to make commission.

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Hours depend on the needs of the business. If you sell well, are a team player, show up on time and don’t ask to leave early, and take initive instead of waiting for a manager to tell you what to do you will eventually become an allstar and open majority of your shifts

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Almost everything!! Being a manager is OD stressful since you have to manage a team, make sure you get your managerial tasks properly done, AND make your sales goals. The pay is VERY SH*TY IF YOU HAVE BILLS and it is INCONSISTENT.

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Tha toxic managers that they hire and keep that don’t know anything about retail! Having to make rediculous sales goals when business is soooo slow which in Natick is everyday! Think twice about working here. Most people stay cause of the health benefits. That’s it! You can’t go anywhere in this Co. they just tell u so.

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Flexible with the ability to grow your business.

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Accumulation of PTO is equal to how much you work more you work the more pto you make

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Healthcare and dental for full time employees only, profit sharing and 401K

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When in training or classroom work, you will get paid your hourly rate. Once you are selling on the sales floor AND as long as you are making your sales goal, you will receive commission. It is strongly recommended that you make your goal because it is ALWAYS higher than what you hourly rate will be. So my advice, SELL SELL SELL and you’ll be fine

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