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Nordstrom Reviews

Updated Jun 17, 2019

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3.6
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66%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
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Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
63 Ratings
Pros
  • "Working with the best customer service team(in 664 reviews)

  • "Great company morale employees work as a team to help each other(in 436 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low base pay/ commission is tough because of high returns(in 698 reviews)

  • "Long hours standing and no flexibility in schedule(in 572 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work"

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      Former Employee - Sales Associate 

      I worked at Nordstrom part-time

      Pros

      good pay and good hours. Easy on the job duties

      Cons

      Sale season can be very busy

      Nordstrom2019-06-17
    • "great company, inexperienced management"

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      Current Employee - Commissioned Sales Associate in Houston, TX
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook

      I have been working at Nordstrom part-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Commissioned sales can be lucrative

      Cons

      The management team is young and largely inexperienced

      Advice to Management

      Invest in training your management staff

      Nordstrom2019-06-16
    • "Not too shabby for retail"

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      Current Employee - Makeup Artist in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Nordstrom full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      they like to promote from within and you tons of free product working in cosmetics

      Cons

      you have to work weekends

      Nordstrom2019-06-16
    • "Smooth Interview Process"

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      Former Employee - Processor in Newark, CA
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Nordstrom full-time (Less than a year)

      Pros

      They were able to show me the ins and outs of the work areas and how everything was going to work if I get the position.

      Cons

      There was mandatory overtime too much.

      Nordstrom2019-06-16
    • "Fun working environment with no growth opportunity"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends

        I worked at Nordstrom part-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        - work with amazing people

        Cons

        - no room for growth - all politics

        Nordstrom2019-06-14
      • Helpful (1)

        "Ok for LP experience"

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        Current Employee - Loss Prevention Associate in San Diego, CA
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Nordstrom part-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Excellent training for LP, gets your foot in the door, ok pay, paid time off

        Cons

        No work-life balance, LP is going downhill, no opportunity to promote, not able to get time off due to understaffing, pay caps off at certain amount

        Nordstrom2019-06-11
      • "Good"

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          Current Employee - Maintenance Technician 

          I have been working at Nordstrom full-time

          Pros

          Good place to work,

          Cons

          Not to many cons, work is work :)

          Nordstrom2019-06-13
        • "Easy"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Walnut Creek, CA
          Recommends
          Neutral Outlook
          No Opinion of CEO

          I have been working at Nordstrom part-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Easy, commission based, fast paced, flexible schedule

          Cons

          management, discount, customer base, hard to grow

          Nordstrom2019-06-14
        • "Great!"

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            Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I have been working at Nordstrom part-time

            Pros

            Employee discount is really appealing.

            Cons

            Environment fosters competition - bad relationships among employees.

            Nordstrom2019-06-14
          • "Sales Associate"

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            Current Employee - Sales Associate 

            I have been working at Nordstrom full-time

            Pros

            Learn about designer brands Build clientele Meet and connect with people from all over

            Cons

            You're on commission working at Nordstrom

            Nordstrom2019-06-14
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