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productive workplace
Sales Associate/ Stock (Former Employee), Toronto, ONOctober 20, 2014
Great environment overall , I loved coming to work everyone brought a positive attitude day in and day out.
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fun workplace
Sales associate (Former Employee), eaton center torontoOctober 18, 2014
Pros: making new friendséclients
Cons: long hours low compensation
this position was sufficient to maintain sales experience, i was making the company over 50k a month in sales and not getting compensated for it properly. the politics and rules for retail isnt anything i want to work for
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Easy job
QC (Current Employee), Montréal, QCMay 30, 2014
Pros: you get 50% off
Cons: you do not get a break if you work 5hrs or less
Nice working environment although management and staff can be superficial.
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Fun and exciting.
SALES ASSOCIATE (Former Employee), Toronto, ONApril 28, 2014
Deal with new clients on a regular basis. Must meet a given weekly sale goal. Prizes for highest in sales. Great team. Great Canadian Company.
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A Quality Company to Work For
Assistant Store Manager (Former Employee), Niagara Falls, ONNovember 29, 2013
Pros: opportunities for quick advancement, reasonable salary
Cons: hard to balance job work/life, job security
Job is fun, work load is reasonable and for the most part as long as self-motivated, can be enjoyable. Management always had my back when making decisions for the store. Some associates did not appreciate the challenge to meet the company standards and abide by policies and procedures.
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Fun, productive workplace
Canada LTD Employee (Current Employee), Robson & BurrardAugust 11, 2013
A typical day at work includes receiving boxes, unpacking boxes to sort what goes on the floor, maintaining the standards of the stockroom, transferring items out of the store to other locations, receive/file paperwork.
While working with Roots for several years, I have had the pleasure to gain experience with: quality of customer service, handling – more... the cashier, gained experience in my strong organization skills, learnt to work in a fast pace environment with effective time management skills. It's very important to get along with your co-workers, and to have open communication with each other. – less
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Fun Place
Sales Associate (Former Employee), TorontoJune 25, 2012
Pros: 50% discount on expensive clothing
Cons: you don't get an allowance to buy your work clothes.
A typical day would start out with me entering the shop and cleaning the store whilst awaiting for the daily deliveries to arrive. I would receive, sort and put away the shipment of merchandise. Once I had finished I would then go out on to the shop floor and help sell the product. I enjoyed working there because the management team was fun and a pleasure – more... to work for. I learnt a lot about myself, how I'm able to manage people and good ways to sell a product. The job did become hard when it was a peak period as I would receive 80 boxes of merchandise. – less
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awsomeplace
assistant manager (Former Employee), calgary,abMarch 13, 2012
Pros: amazing management
roots gave me a chance to learn everything in the store.i have handled from customer service to managerial level stuff without any hesitations the top management is very supportive as well.
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Environnement de travail agréable
Associée aux ventes (Former Employee), MontréalFebruary 5, 2014
L'environnement de travail est agréable, l'équipe de gestion est compréhensive et n'hésite pas à le faire savoir lorsqu'elle est contente du travail effectuée.