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Do they give good vacation time during the summer? Looking to take 5-7 days off consecutively but only once.


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Yes 5-7 day for special vacation and it isn't necessary take all of them in one week (spread days


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Vacation time needs to be booked many months in advance or you won't be approved. We have a lot of people who get several weeks of vacation per year, and you have to book around them. I have never been able to use up my allotted vacation time.

Answered - Food Merchandiser (Current Employee) - Lethbridge, AB

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Yes they do. Most times yes, but some special occasions.

Answered - Beauty Advisor Seasonal (Former Employee) - Shediac, NB

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They are extremely understanding for taking vacation days as long as you book these days a month prior before scheduling has been set up!

Answered - Cashier (Former Employee) - Stratford, ON

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No. I told the manager months ahaead of time and made multiple requests on the work website but i did not hear anything back.

Answered - Cashier/ Merchandiser (Former Employee) - Cambridge, ON

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Yes they do give vacation

Answered - Merchandiser (Food Captain) (Current Employee) - Ottawa, ON

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Yes, at least the management at my store allows booking off consecutive days

Answered - Cash Supervisor (Current Employee) - Winnipeg, MB

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