What is it like to work at Kent Building Supplies?

3.3Work/Life Balance
2.8Salary/Benefits
3.3Job Security/Advancement
3.1Management
3.3Culture
4.0
Great place to learn and grow if you work hard
Written by Assistant Store Manager (Former Employee) from Halifax, NS on 30 March 2018
I had great opportunities with Kent, but worked hard to earn every one. The co-workers are the best part of the job. I really enjoyed the chances I had to meet wonderful people around the Maritimes. The individual store managers are over-stressed and underpaid. The upper management is quite disconnected from the store staff.

The most recent pattern - more ... of hiring and promoting only young white men is disconcerting. The opportunities for advancement for women and minorities are almost non-existent. With the recent acquisition of Central Building Supplies, there have been a few more opportuni ... - less
Prosgreat peers and good growth opportunities
Conspay scale, DMs, focus on promoting men, lack of diversity
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