Safeway
2.8 of 5 875 reviews
www.safeway.com Pleasanton, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great first job out of high school. Learned a lot.

Helper Clerk (Former Employee)
Spokane, WA (US)

I worked at Safeway part-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat place to gain experience.

ConsPretty much everyone in the store makes minimum wage.

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Good working environment. Needs better pay. Medical benefits nice.

Meat Clerk (Current Employee)

I have been working at Safeway part-time


Pros: It is a union job, so your rights are protected. i.e.. Getting… Cons: The coorporate policies are disconnected from reality. For example, you need to fill out safety observations where you comment on another employee working safely. It… Advice to Senior Management: Upper management needs to spend more time in stores rather than just coming up with new policies.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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safeway breaks labor laws daily by forcing hourly management to work thru breaks and lunches

Assistant Manager (Current Employee)
Denver, CO (US)

I have been working at Safeway full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: used to be stability! (people have to eat). its all about dividends to stockholders and bonuses to upper level management. you have… Cons: its all about dividends to stockholders and bonuses to upper level management. you have to fight to get paid time off and if… Advice to Senior Management: re-structure and get rid of the dead weight holding this company back and staff the stores like competitors do. secret shoppers… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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