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Kmart is a department store chain established in 1899. It used to be one of the leading off-price retailers, but it had to make big cutbacks over the last few years. It currently operates as a subsidiary of Transform SR Brands. Today, there are nearly 200 Kmart stores across the U.S. If you’re looking to seat a retail career, the company is always looking for great customer service in a retail setting. Find a job in sales, distribution, customer service, or in-store management. Apply for an open position and start your Kmart career.
Kmart offers excellent benefits to its employees including:
- Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
- Life Insurance
- Flexible Spendings Account
- Health Savings Account
- Disability Insurance
- AD&D Insurance
- 401(k) Plan
- Performance Bonus
- Vacation & Paid Time Off
- Paid Holidays
- Sick Days
- Maternity & Paternity Leave
- Family Medical Leave
- Bereavement Leave
- Employee Discount
- Employee Assistance Program
- Mobile Phone Discount
- Professional Development
- Job Training
We currently have 34 open positions across 23 locations spread over 50 states.
Hoffman Estates, Illinois, U.S.
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As a major retailer, we have a responsibility to support the communities in which we operate. Kmart has chosen to focus our support on young people in these communities by funding and raising awareness for programs and organisations that build on their mental and physical wellbeing. Together, with our customers and team members, we want to build long-term partnerships that will help our communities thrive.
Bronx, NY - May 13, 2020
No a long term employment choice.
Kmart is ok if you only want to work for them for a short period. The employees and customers alike are very rude. Nothing that is done above work description is appreciated.
Des Plaines, IL - May 13, 2020
not great it was super boring and paid poorly wouldn’t recommend don’t do itsthe person training good too close to me tbwasb and it paid minimum wage because kmart doesn’t care about its rmployees
Customer Service Representative
Statesville, NC - May 13, 2020
Do not work here!
The work environment is not good, and you are paid minimum wage. So, if you want to get an apartment or rent a house, this job will not make that happen. No job security; high turnover rate; and management does not care one way or the other.
Cincinnati, OH - May 12, 2020
Not fun or worthwhile.
Not a great place to work. Low pay scale for the amount of work you are expected to complete. Poor benefits such as medical and dental plus time off. Not a lot of room for advancement.
Athens, TN - May 11, 2020
Great first job
I loved working here. Great first job to have. The coworkers were great. The work wasn't bad. Pay wasn't great but if you're young and you don't have many bills it's okay.
Human Resource Representative
Manteno, IL - May 10, 2020
Will not get full hours
Would routinely hire people knowing that they probably would not get 40 hours in a week. Management were trying but did not agree with hiring additional people for the 2 days they needed.
Lake Port California, Cashier, Greeter, and Cart Attendant
Lakeport, CA - May 8, 2020
It was just a job
I worked here to help pay for my ffa animals in high school I got treated real poorly by my employees but I didn’t quit because I needed to money and wanted to get out of the house I quit because I was getting ready to graduate and I was also moving to Chico the management was bad as well but I got through it as if it was just another day.
Grass Valley, CA - May 8, 2020
bankrupt corporation with only intentions for profit
Management of this corporation is crooked, loss prevention and HR are horrible. Only encouraged to gain profit, and markups of inventory are 900-1500% on average.
Florence, SC - May 6, 2020
Greet customers Maintain clean and orderly checkout areasIdentifying, researching and resolving customer issues using computer database Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of the shifts
Oxon Hill, MD - May 6, 2020
The job experience is good but it was a bad experience going back to management that didn't respect nor appreciated u. They did show disrespect in the backroom when approached. The workers were more knowledgeable than management of the store than them? Basically it's always their way.
Manteno, IL - May 5, 2020
Company closed warehouse
Bad business decisions . I learned a lot from Kmart. Good and bad . Overall I had a great experience . I’ve had the privilege of working with a lot of great people. I will always cherish that experience.
Overnight Stock Associate
New York, NY - May 4, 2020
Precipitous drop of Kmart
Kmart started as an employee-centered organization but change in management led to an unfortunate yet steady decline in the quality of everything associated with the company.
El Paso, TX - May 2, 2020
I was respected as a person.
I loved that I had support and a boss to encourage me. I learned many different departments and was able to assist in any of the departments. Holidays were big and the team came together to help each other out.
Kearney, NE - April 30, 2020
Job was a joke
Kmart was SUCH a joke! Things were so disorganized and people got away with things that they shouldn't have! They claimed to be diverse yet there was hidden bigotry in the behaviors of workers.
Carson, CA - April 29, 2020
nice place to work
nice place to work at. Very good management and lovely employees. The management takes care of its employees. The work environment is really good and awesome
Lebanon, PA - April 29, 2020
Can’t seem to keep any open.
The managers and owner cared more about money than the well being of customers and workers most of the time. Which lead to them closing down in most locations. For me work was easy cutting boxes open and stocking was enjoyable, I liked moving around a lot throughout my day and would like a job like it.
Customer Service Associate
Bloomington, IN - April 29, 2020
I only work to do the Christmas holiday in the layaway department which was exhausting because it was up a huge flight of stairs. We had to carry the products that were put into layaway up the stairs to keep the products for the customers and when they came to pick them up but we had to carry it all back down. Years later I still have trouble with my knee pain due to the constant need to go up and down those stairs throughout my shift. Location has currently closed since then.
Asset Profit and Protection Manager
Colorado Springs, CO - April 28, 2020
Pros:I enjoyed my type of workmade my own scheduleCo-workersCons:ManagementPay, worked for 4 years never got a raisenegative environmentStores are closed now
Front-End Lead/Key Carrier
El Centro, CA - April 25, 2020
Was a great place to work for
I was always busy and learning something new every day, I enjoyed being part of their team. I was assigned to Menswear dept. where I did Plan o gram set ups. Later I became in charge of the Footwear dept. and also became a Key carrier, which gave me more responsibility. I loved my job.
Rotterdam, NY - April 25, 2020
They are now closed
It was a fast paced, fun environment. The company is now closed. It was a great learning experience. A great store missed by many. Management were very understanding and flexible with hours and pay.
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