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Poor working cash registers
Cashier (Former Employee), Dartmouth Crossing, NSApril 23, 2014
Cons: no recognition
Put up with garbage scanners!!!!!!! No customer service in the store. Employees have no idea about the products that Canadian Tire sells. Training wasn't very good.
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Typical storefront duties
Customer Service Representative/ General employee (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONApril 21, 2014
worked as a cashier on most days, some days i would have to restock shelves and clean up around the store and gas stations.
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Fun time at Canadian Tire!
Cashier (Former Employee), Guelph, ONApril 21, 2014
Pros: long lunches and good co-workers
Cons: no cons.
A typical day at work would be getting to work 15 minutes early and getting my self ready like going to the bathroom, wash hands etc. and then do what I have to do during the work time and then get things done close or after I am done work and then go home. What I learned is do your best and make work fun. Management is awesome. Three to four managers – more... and always there when you needed them. My co-workers always made my day and fun during the busy or slow day and got along with them always and still friend with them. The hardest part of the job was counting the money after my shift was over because there was so much money after the end of the day.My most enjoyable part of the job was co-workers, customers and the managers who help us. – less
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A nice place to work
Sales Associate (Former Employee), Brampton, ONApril 17, 2014
Typical day was from 5-9
Stocked the shelves and bait etc also during the winter months we had a lot of people skate sharpening. Most enjoyable part was my co-workers, no moment was a dull one.No real hard parts of the job
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Great part time job
SALES ASSOCIATE (Former Employee), woodbridgeApril 16, 2014
Pros: great employes fun working environment
Cons: not always enough hours
Great company fun working environment recommended for a part time job.
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Canadian Tire
Customer Service Representative/Cashier (Former Employee), Toronto, ontarioApril 15, 2014
Canadaian Tire is an amazing company to work for. Great people and great costumers.
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Productive and Fun Work Place
Sales Associate (Former Employee), Strathmore, ABApril 14, 2014
Pros: social events and special lunches for birthdays
Cons: little staff in each department
A typical day at work would consist of stocking product, helping customers both those in the store and those on the phone. We would have to do stock adjustments for product we could not find in order to get new stuff ordered so customers could buy the product. Every week on Thursdays we would get sale labels for the products that were going to be on – more... sale for the next week, so we would take down the old sale labels and put up the new ones.

What i learned about was customer service and merchandising because I worked in the sporting good department and would have to do seasonal change over, from winter to summer sports. I learned how rewarding delivering customer service can be to people and how important it is in increasing sales and also in loss prevention.

The management was helpful to some extent in the training process and task management duties and checking on the staff.
My co-workers on the other hand were helpful and hardworking. If anyone needed help with something we were all willing to pitch in and help one another.

The hardest part was probably merchandising because if something got discontinued you would have to re-organize the other product to take up the now empty space.

Most enjoyable part was helping people and seeing them appreciate the hard work you're doing for them. – less
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Canadian Tire
Auto Service and Auto Parts (Former Employee), Cornwall, ONApril 13, 2014
Working in the Auto Service. Was fun the people I met were great and the customers as well.
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decent workplace
Logistics (Former Employee), Brampton, ONApril 12, 2014
Pros: few chill employees that were easy going, got good hours
Cons: long hours but worth it though, distance to work from home was hectic
From day 1 i knew there were going to be ups and downs the place was like a mood swing, nice on some days and a hooligan the next. I've seen and learned a lot that in Canadian Tire it not just got me experience but common skills i would like to project in the future
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good stability for those who want it,work for it
MANAGER HARDWARE/DUTY MANAGER (Former Employee), edmonton, caplilanoApril 10, 2014
Pros: generally flexable for work schedule
Cons: never regular days/shifts eg open one day close next, then open again
after a short time regulars become family
learned lots as there is on line teaching with lots of good info
met lots of good customers who looked for your advice when ever they came in. each store owner/dealer operated so each store has different feel.
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Working with Canadian Tire was a great place to work,
Sales Associate (Former Employee), Spruce Grove, ABApril 9, 2014
Job and Personal life was well balanced, management made accommodations so i could be home in the evening with my family. The staff and management was very compassionate about the positions and assisted the employees with their inquires in a timely manner. I enjoyed working with my team in the sports department, they were very helpful when i needed – more... assistance – less
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Productive and organized workplace
Sales Associate (Former Employee), Athabasca, ABApril 9, 2014
Working at Canadian Tire is really fun, I have learn so much.
My Day to day job requires:
*Stock shelfs
*Help Customers
*Keep the department that work in clean at all time
*Show leadership.
The management staff were good some memebers could inprove more
the team that i worked with over the years "4" year now are great, if someone shows leadership and – more... respect a person with give back the same level to you – less
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its a fun place with lots of different things on the go
warhouse ,shipping/ reciving (Former Employee), Wetaskiwin, ABApril 8, 2014
Pros: to work bye ur seft at times
Cons: long hrs with no rest
when there is a truck in the morning we unload it and recive it and do the totes and but stock away and help with things on the floor i have learned how things run in a retail store and how to deal with people in a good way the hardest part of the job is unloading a truck that's very small stuff with lots of cube the staff is the fun to work with
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Productive
Cashier (Former Employee), Barrie OntarioApril 8, 2014
Good cashier training, postive envrionment and happy co workers
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safe workplace and helpful owner
cashiers / cash balancer (Former Employee), Whitehorse, YTApril 7, 2014
Pros: if you are a top cashiers they give a gift certificate as well
Cons: with complete hours
kind and understanding owners fun workplace with a profit sharing
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Great work environment and staff
Automotive Parts Representative (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONApril 7, 2014
Pros: work environment, friendly coworkers, flexible scheduling
Cons: pay, late night shifts, advancement opportunities.
If your a student looking for part time work, Canadian Tire is a great place to work. With flexible scheduling, and great co-workers, it is easy to maintain both work and school.

However, if you are seeking full time employment, the pay is very minimal and you are expected to do a lot of work for that money. Of course this is the same at any retail – more... establishment. – less
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fast past work
Casual Sports (Former Employee), Dieppe, NBApril 7, 2014
Pros: working in a department that i had a lot of knowledge
excellent customer service, stock shelves, some warehouse work
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The boss was not supportive
Customer service, cash count, cashiere (Former Employee), Vegreville, ABApril 7, 2014
He did not let you take sick days off, he did not care at all about the employees.
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Rewarding and challenging opportunity, fast paced retail enviroment.
Auto Parts Manager (Current Employee), WinnipegApril 7, 2014
The staff is great to work with, team work and joint responsibility.
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Good Place
Sports department associate (Current Employee), Charlottetown, PEApril 6, 2014
Worked in sports, helped customers and kept the shelves stocked, very flexible hours

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