Rural King
53Below average
3.0
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Work happiness
Scores based on about 263 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
53
Below average
Work Happiness Score
Below average
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
63
Achievement
Average
Do people feel they are achieving most of their goals at work?
59
Appreciation
Below average
Do people feel they are appreciated as a person at work?

Rural King Careers and Employment

About us
Check out our career opportunities at www.RKtalent.com. We are growing at record speed, opening on average 10 new stores each year!

Rural King planted its roots in Mattoon, IL in 1960. Since that time we have added 111+ stores in 13 states (Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee,
 – more... Virginia, and West Virginia). Rural King also owns and operates its own trucking company, 3 distribution centers, and we sell online through www.ruralking.com. We welcome guests, and encourage them to come in and take part in our 55+ years of tradition by enjoying a free bag of popcorn and cup of coffee on us.

We have an outstanding product mix, including everything for your pets and livestock from feed to medications, power equipment, seasonal decor, lawn and garden chemicals, agricultural parts and chemicals, hardware, plumbing, sporting goods including camping, hunting, and fishing, automotive, heating and cooling, clothing, power tools, and pest control.
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What is it like to work at Rural King?

2.8
Work/Life Balance
2.5
Compensation/Benefits
2.6
Job Security/Advancement
2.5
Management
2.8
Culture
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What do employees at Rural King say about culture and work-life balance?

Slow-paced
Fast-paced
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Relaxed
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Collaborative
4.0
They are ok
Written by Cashier (Former Employee) from Evansville, IN on May 26, 2020
A good place to work for your first job.
I always had fun. It was a great job. I didn't have much trouble mist people liked me. I was always for customers.
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What jobs are available at Rural King?

Top work locations
4.3
Rantoul, IL
4.3
Powderly, KY
4.2
Kendallville, IN
4.1
Martin, TN
4.0
Elizabethtown, KY
Most popular roles
4.0
Retail Assistant Manager
4.0
Sporting Goods Associate
4.0
Support Manager
3.8
Store Manager
3.8
Salesperson

Rural King jobs:

What did candidates say about the interview at Rural King?

Interview experience
Based on 178 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 178 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 171 interviews
About a day or two
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