Sherwin-Williams

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Sherwin-Williams Reviews

Updated 28 February 2015
Updated 28 February 2015
968 Reviews
3.6
968 Reviews
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Sherwin-Williams Chairman and CEO Christopher M. Connor
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Many opportunities for advancement (in 44 reviews)

  • Great benefits, opportunity for advancement if willing to move (in 67 reviews)


Cons
  • no work/life balance, upper management out of touch with store level (in 43 reviews)

  • Upper management keep putting the wrong people in leadership positions (in 84 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    It's great. The work environment is amazing and the people are too.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Peoria, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Peoria, IL (US)

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams

    Pros

    Sherwin-Williams has a flexible work schedule

    Cons

    The pay is just okay for part-timers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work

  2.  

    Great company, raise process needs to be more fair

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams

    Pros

    flexible hours and good people

    Cons

    Don't get rewarded for hard work

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take care of your employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Atlanta, GA (US)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Atlanta, GA (US)

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams

    Pros

    work life balance, compensation, growth

    Cons

    office, leadership, promotions, employee help

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    training, promotions

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good job, good benefits.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Winder, GA (US)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Winder, GA (US)

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Team Environment, decently flexible schedule

    Cons

    Slight micromanaging from upper management.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Great to be working

    Current Contractor - Owner in Belleville, IL (US)
    Current Contractor - Owner in Belleville, IL (US)

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams as a contractor (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Independence... manage job scheduling....

    Cons

    Gaps in work... losing bids

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Advertising more

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  7.  

    Intern

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Sherwin-Williams

    Pros

    Great company for experience on your resume. Nice people to work with if you are in the right department.

    Cons

    A ton of higher up bosses who think they don't have to do anything because they've been there so long. Vacation days take awhile to build.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Doing a great job

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Intern

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, fun place to work.

    Cons

    Seems like a regular retail/part-time job.

  9.  

    Working Above and Beyond

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams

    Pros

    Decent wages and valuable experience for people both in college and out of college.

    Cons

    Requires you to deal with sometimes difficult clients. But, that is every business. We are involved in sales after all.

    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Valuable Opportunity

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH (US)

    I have been working at Sherwin-Williams

    Pros

    Healthy Culture, Competent Management, Competitive Benefits Package

    Cons

    Landmark towers are nightmares to navigate

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Encourage clear communication

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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