Thrifty Foods
Happiness score is 57 out of 100
3.7 out of 5 stars.
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About the company

  • Founded
  • Company size
    1,001 to 5,000
  • Industry
    Retail & Wholesale
  • Headquarters
    Victoria, CA
  • Link
    Thrifty Foods website
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Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 334 reviews and is evolving.



Clerk in Victoria, BC
on 30 July 2022
The people were very nice work was easy and schedules were open but staffing issues made things troublesome and the pay is very low for todays economy.
Cashier in North Vancouver, BC
on 19 July 2022
Good people
I liked the people I worked with. The managers were always quite understanding and always did their best to accommodate everyone. That being said, it was still minimum wage and the hours were never consistent unless you asked for it a few times.
Cashier/Customer Service in North Vancouver, BC
on 7 July 2022
stressful, fast paced
rude customers, disorganized management, kept changing the schedule without alerting employees. wasn't paid time and a half even though I worked holidays. coworkers were nice though.
Bakery Clerk in North Vancouver, BC
on 2 July 2022
Very stressful environment
People constantly quitting. One person is usually having to work two positions with minimum wage or just slightly above. Management doesn’t listen and doesn’t care. Will very much guilt trip you into not taking vacation time.
Clerk in Quadra
on 15 June 2022
Not bad for a first job or while going to school.
The job can be stressful depending on which store you work at but if you get a slow store expect very little work and boring shifts. The job itself is whatever but if you can get good managers like I did then you are set in terms of scheduling and time off.

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Interview insights

Insights from 272 Indeed users who have interviewed with Thrifty Foods within the last 5 years.

Average experience
Interview is easy
Process takes about a day or two

Interview questions

Tell me about yourself, what would you do if a customer _ , what would you do in _ situation (depends on department), what your availability is like

Shared on 18 June 2022

Basic interview questions like name a situation that was stressful and how you dealt with it.

Shared on 15 June 2022

What would I do if a customer came walking in the store and looked at me What would I do if I seen a customer looking for something

Shared on 15 September 2021

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