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Canadian Tire Reviews

Updated 13 November 2018
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Stephen Wetmore
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Pros
  • "Great work-life balance during my employment" (in 59 reviews)

  • "Profit sharing, great culture, flexibility" (in 87 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance doesnt always work lut" (in 19 reviews)

  • "It's the typical minimum wage job" (in 35 reviews)

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  1. "Solid employer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Good discount at major banners, Christmas box (gifts), lots of team building events + contests, well managed

    Cons

    Not sure if salaries are keeping pace with industry


  2. "Dirver"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Good hours, long days but short weeks

    Cons

    Management is so overwhelmed & over worked they cannot be expected to provide full proper support where needed.

    Advice to Management

    Hire more management, so job expectations are not all one one or very few people.

  3. "Good place work."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Brand Consultant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Brand Consultant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Huge organization that will get you to learn alot.

    Cons

    At times it could get difficult to navigate yourself around the organization

    Advice to Management

    Orientation programs for new employees


  4. "Cashier"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier
    Current Employee - Cashier
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The profit share is good.

    Cons

    Low rate like minimum wage


  5. "Project Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Interesting projects to work on. Home office was a great location.

    Cons

    Senior management doesn't trust employees. Lots of red tape and decision making slow. Expectations are not realistic.

    Advice to Management

    Work at your pay band and let the employees to do there jobs.


  6. "Canadian Tire at Eaton Centre"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good and Friendly co-workers, Understanding Senior Management, Employee Discount upon date of Joining (depending on Canadian Tire Location), Free Food during special occasions

    Cons

    High Theft incidents in Store, lots of Hobos in and out of the store, Salary increment, Uniform is paid by the employee through Salary Deduction.

    Advice to Management

    Invest in Surveillance Cameras, Hire more matured employees.


  7. "Advisor"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, corporate culture, colleagues, interesting programs

    Cons

    hierarchical, takes a long time to get anything approved

  8. "Supervisor"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Canadian Tire full-time

    Pros

    Great discounts on great merchandise

    Cons

    Too much turnover daily or annually


  9. "Decent place to work at"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canadian Tire part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Easy job, nice coworkers, good location,

    Cons

    Terrible management, rude customers, lots of standing and lifting

    Advice to Management

    Fix your management


  10. "I am good at my job"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Catharines, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Catharines, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canadian Tire part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I am very happy to work for Canadian company

    Cons

    It is very hard to find some cons when Canadian Tire is trying to fix any issues as soon as possible.

    Advice to Management

    I am very lucky to have the best management


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