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Sales Floor Associate (Former Employee) –  Windsor, ON4 August 2017
worked in many areas helped customers and cashed them out. Hours varied each week. Great staff. Always busy on the weekends. Could use more staff on weekends.
Pros
Flexible hours
Cons
more staff needed
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a very professional worplace with many options
Fragrance department specialist (Former Employee) –  Guelph, ON4 August 2017
it is a place you would work for again if you could, I enjoyed the 3 years there very much from the worplace communication to the management system and so on
Pros
good commission
Cons
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Beaucoup de préférence individuelles
Département de loyauté et catalogues (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC3 August 2017
Réception, traitement des besoins du client. Pour les points, les commandes par téléphone réactivation des cartes et autres tâches connexes.
Pros
Disponibilité des superviseurs et collègues
Cons
Excès de prolongation des contrats temporaires
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Was fun place to work until store closed
Merchandise Flow Associate (Former Employee) –  Regina, SK3 August 2017
was fun place to work until store closed

for the most part it was a superior place to work for

There was no place for advancement

the company wasn't keeping up with the times
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excellent team
Sales Associate - Major Appliances (Current Employee) –  Edmonton, AB3 August 2017
Our store is being shut down. Too bad it has a great team of staff and management. Policies and product are superior
Customer base was fun to work with and educate about the products
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Stay way
Material Handler (Current Employee) –  Port Coquitlam, BC3 August 2017
Management requires you to give up your life for the needs of the business. Only work for 1 day every 2 weeks. They do not care about their employees haven't had a pay raise in 4 years. Only making $13 an hour.
Cons
Short shifts, 1 shift a week
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It's nice company I enjoyed working there
Shipper/Receiver (Current Employee) –  PRS2 August 2017
I like this company because they are very helpful to all of there employees and always stand with us in any type of problems that we have it's very nice environment .All employees are working as a teamwork. All help each other.
Pros
3, 4 times a year
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Low Pay for lots of knowledge - no work
Sales Consultant (Current Employee) –  Abbotsford, BC2 August 2017
Got laid off while on maternity and will get no severance. Terrible people to work for. Made just barely over minimum wage when they cut our commissions
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An alright place to work if they don't go bankrupt
Category/ Buying Coordinator (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON2 August 2017
A good place to work if you live downtown and if they don't go bankrupt in the near future.
They need a new CEO and vision in order to reinvent the company and take it to a new level
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Enjoyable place to work
Customer Service Associate (Current Employee) –  Newmarket, ON2 August 2017
Its like an retail job, youre either on the CSD (cash) or on the floor maintaining it and helping customers.
Great management and excellent associates. Overall I reallly enjoy this company.
Pros
Great Management, nice customers, fun enviroment
Cons
Not alot of hours for part time
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It was a long time ago, I can't remember the details
Work Experience Student (Former Employee) –  Burnaby, BC1 August 2017
I was about fifteen years old in this job placement, I was given busy work most of the time, there were usually only two or three of us working at a time, I don't think the studio was ever very busy.
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Good place to work
PART TIME CUSTOMER SERVICE CLERK (Former Employee) –  Various locations in Ontario1 August 2017
a happy place to work

management tried to encourage and help employees.

flexable hours offered but very little fulltime positions available with Sears Canada. All full time positions were Management related
Pros
flexibility in hours
Cons
No Full time
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Productive Work Place
Sales Associate (Current Employee) –  Hamilton, ON1 August 2017
Typical day at work consisted of obtaining multiple tasks through out the day including : merching, signing, putbacks. Friendly work environment between coworkers and management.
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Honestly Terrible
Sales Associate (Current Employee) –  Mississauga, ON1 August 2017
The management has no care for employees, are not allowed to talk to other associates and speaking about what you think is correct will get you in trouble. You cannot be friendly with your managers as I quote, "we are your managers, not your friends. You have to listen and do your job". Work is doubled because no manager knows what they are doing and you will end up doing the same thing twice because the first time will definitely be wrong.
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Good people with passion and drive.
Business Development (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON31 July 2017
Good company with passionate and driven people. Unstable at this time however. Highly strategic projects that are changing the company from top to bottom. A lot of opportunity to try new and interesting things.
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Always enjoyed coming to work at Sears
Merchandise Flow Manager (Current Employee) –  Saint John, NB31 July 2017
Typical Work Day- work in a fast pace, unload trailer, open merchandise, tag & hang merchandise, serve customer in timely manner, sell merchandise, follow up with my staff on tasks for the day, complete schedules, process returns to vendors.
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good place to work
Senior Sales Manager (Current Employee) –  Oshawa, ON31 July 2017
Very Nice place work I am working since 15 years no issues all is well I iwll recomend sears but during the current situation sears going through I am looking other options :)
Pros
all good
Cons
none
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Bad job Thank God its going under
Merchandise Associate (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ON30 July 2017
Didn't understand what a school schedule meant. Learned how to work independently. Not much direction. Managers were fair but sat in their office too much.
Pros
Nothing
Cons
Everything
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fun place to work
Sales Associate (Former Employee) –  Coquitlam, BC29 July 2017
everything is good, but the hours are not flexible sometimes, but overall the salary is good, very nice coworkers and nice bonuses. the hardest part of the job is working on sundays
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Category Manager
Category Manager (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON27 July 2017
Nice place to work at. You'll learn a lot at the job and there is a lot of potential to grow. the office location is right behind eaton centre which is just perfect.
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