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Productive and fun place
Customer Service Associate (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ON21 September 2017
Productive and fun place to work
Good Environment
Job Description:
~ Support store management to facilitate the completion of all store
level tasks through agility, physical strength, use of PPE, stamina,
visual acuity, proper lifting techniques, hand-eye coordination,
climbing, manual dexterity in different working conditions.
~ Replenish products and supplies to ensure stock availability and
display at all times
~ Update store management regarding customer requests and vendor
related concerns, processing customer sales and orders using cash
register
~ Maintain safe and secure working environment on the sales floor
and assisting store patrons with exceptional customer service.
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FUn Work place
Customer Service (Front-end) (Current Employee) –  Sarnia, ON20 September 2017
• Provide above average customer service to new and retaining customers
• Maintain basic product/department knowledge to respond to customer inquires
• Process cash, debit and credit card transactions with efficiency and accuracy.
• Follow all company policies and procedure at all times
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Needs improvement
Customer Service/Return Desk (Current Employee) –  Calgary, AB20 September 2017
Everything was great until management lost focus on keeping staff happy and started to focus on just customers. Became a very hostile work environment.
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Nice place to work
Head cashier/Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) –  Abbotsford, BC19 September 2017
It was a fun place to work. Everyone was great to work with. The hours were a hard a little hard on the commute with the traffic and weather. I learned a lot of new things and they have a good training process.
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fun
Loader/Unloader (Former Employee) –  London, ON19 September 2017
this pace is was super is fun and is good and managers are good and staff are good and work is good and the job is easy and fun and there isnt anythung bad
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Worst HR dept ever
Sales Associate (Current Employee) –  Hamilton, ON17 September 2017
The HR department is the worst I've ever seen, its like they haven't got a clue on how to do their job. If you want to be treated like a dog, this is the place for you.
Pros
None
Cons
Rarely work the same shift 2 days in a row
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fellow associates were good to work with and had good training
Vault associate (Former Employee) –  Thunder Bay, ON13 September 2017
Associates and management at Lowe's were very helpful during and after orientation. My training was well planned and easy to maintain in a well organized format. My hours of work did not however fulfill my needs.
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Good place to work if you don't have a life
Head Cashier (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ON12 September 2017
Decent place to work if you're in school and need the money. Long hours and no fixed schedule makes it hard to have a life outside of work. People and customers are nice to work with.
Pros
Salary is good
Cons
No fixed schedule
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Great Environment
Part-time Sales Associate (Former Employee) –  Greater Sudbury, ON11 September 2017
The typical day at Lowe's is one that will never stop moving, if you want to be busy.
Working in any department, especially seasonal, there is a lot of movement throughout the building. You will definitely get your exercise for the day, but you will hardly know you're doing so. The staff are friendly and inviting. The customers continue to come in with questions big and small, and at all times you can be learning with customers if you don't know about a product. This is easily a physically demanding job with just running around, but also one that will have time flying bye for you.
Pros
Great staff & Management
Cons
Little down time
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Lowes is a really fun working place
Customer Service Representative (Current Employee) –  Hamilton, ON9 September 2017
I love to do work at Lowes because my coworkers are really helpful and i love to interact with customers.
work environment is really cool
working for various departments is a fun job and i learned new things everyday
Pros
free lunch on festivals
Cons
less working hours
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bad place to work.
Load puller (Former Employee) –  Kingston, ON7 September 2017
It was a horrible experieance, I dont recommed anyone to work for Lowe's until they take care of all the lazy people in this company. Could have been a great place to work if everyone worked as a team and helped one another.
Pros
was a fulltime Job
Cons
Horrible lazy staff
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Great Team Atmosphere
Customer Service Representative (Current Employee) –  Windsor, ON1 September 2017
A great team atmosphere. Its like working for a family. Lots of helpful co-workers and great management team. They go above and beyond to make sure the employees are happy and taken care of.
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Great work atmosphere
Customer Service Representative/Cashier (Former Employee) –  Vaughan, ON30 August 2017
Had a great time at Lowes! Management was awesome they treated everyone like kings. Felt at home great place to work for anyone looking for a sales/cashier position.
Pros
long lunches and fun staff
Cons
long hours for part time
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summery
Customer Service Associate & Cashier (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ON30 August 2017
working here is a good experience especially if you are new and want some job experience. Lowes is flexible with your school schedule and personal life.
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Decent place to work
Area Product Service Manager (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON29 August 2017
My time at Lowe's was up and down. It was very dependent on the location. As far as retail goes the compensation was fair but like all retail jobs the hours are not conducive to any type of work life balance or general health.
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Cheerful place to work
Seasonal Cashier (Current Employee) –  Pickering, ON16 August 2017
Lots of friendly co-workers, clean and neat environment, lots of training provided, emphasis on customer service and providing a happy experience for customers.
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Productive and interesting workplace
Customer Service Associate (Current Employee) –  Nanaimo, BC14 August 2017
Typical day at work:
- Fast paced
- Time sensitive online orders

What you learned:
- Able to operate forklifts
- How to count inventory

Management:
- Fun, easy going

Workplace culture:
- Relaxed but customer focused
Pros
Staff events
Cons
Full time availability
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Not a job you would want to keep very long.
Receiver / Stocker (Former Employee) –  Whitby, ON14 August 2017
Good people to work with ( co-workers ). Communication from all levels of management is very poor. Very high turnover in my department. No shift premium for overnight shift.
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Great Community
Manager (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON11 August 2017
Good place to work for the most part, there are room for improvements but overall a good place. The management is sometimes stifled by red tape but they try their best.
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Made good friends out of coworkers
Customer Service Associate (Former Employee) –  Prince George, BC11 August 2017
i'll miss the people but management needs work and they talked lots of me getting to stay at the beginning but obviously that didn't happen. was really hoping to move departments but instead got laid off after my contract ended.
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