ALDI
3.2 out of 5 stars.
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Stressful

Very stressful place to work. Shifts can start at 6 am and very often they give you very short shifts, sometimes only 4 hours so you have to wake up before 5 and travel just to do this short shift.

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3.0 out of 5 stars for Work/Life Balance
3.0 out of 5 stars for Salary/Benefits
3.0 out of 5 stars for Job Security/Advancement
3.0 out of 5 stars for Management
3.0 out of 5 stars for Culture
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Not supportive and uses you

I worked at aldi for about 4 months and I was told that They don’t need me anymore because I don’t meet the probation standards, I was good at the register but I was slower at running load because they never got me to do it, I was always sitting at the register I only did the load running like 7 times in 4 months and they expected me to perfect it. I hurt my back/hip at work and they did not consider that and still expected me to perform my best even though it was ongoing pain. They use employees for 3 months and fire them at the end of probation period and hire new ones when they need to and that’s why aldi is always short staffed with 3 people running the store, they pay you 2 dollars more than other stores and make you work to the bone for it.

Pros

Good staff

Cons

Not supportive, expect to much
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Fast paced & demanding

While I was employed here, from the gecko you were pressured into knowing everything in store & what to do. Now if you slip up example being not fast enough, watch out. I had a very demanding DSM who would push me til I nearly collapsed of exhaustion, & this is normal to them.I was constantly pushed, wasn't allowed to talk to customers. Constantly put down.You will not have a family balanced life.

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Co workers

Cons

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Full paced work place

Great work place, Aldi keeps you on your feet at all time making sure everything is perfect inside the store. The co-workers that I worked with personally were some of the best people i have every met before, they were always there to help you when you needed it. The worst part of my job was being looked down upon, yes i had just started a new job but when i did my job i did it to the best it could be done. But once i had finished it someone would always go back and do it again
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Based on 10,592 reviews

Ratings by category

2.8 out of 5 stars for Work/Life Balance
3.7 out of 5 stars for Salary/Benefits
3.1 out of 5 stars for Job Security/Advancement
2.9 out of 5 stars for Management
3.0 out of 5 stars for Culture

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