How long does it take to get hired from start to finish at Safeway? What are the steps along the way?
I applied a year in advance and had actually forgotten about my application and they called me to set up an interview, after that I was hired and working within a week.
What is the vacation policy like at Safeway? How many vacation days do you get per year?
I didn’t take a vacation because I Thought my team was not going to perform as well if I was not there
Listen to your employees. The cashiers are very important people in your business, they deal with the customers and usually know what is going on in your business. If one of your employees comes to you with a problem with someone in management take them seriously. There is a lot of bullying and harassment that happens in the stores that management tries to hide.
Toxic. Senior staff are being bought out by Sobey's. Sobey's is shutting down 10 locations, and more are expected. Company is actively trying to break the Union. The Safeway brand is on it's way out, so that Sobey's can bring in it's own brand.