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Review averages

  • 115 employees say

    Excellent (38)
    33.04347826087%
    Good (30)
    26.086956521739%
    Satisfactory (23)
    20%
    Subpar (24)
    20.869565217391%
    3.24
  • 49 applicants say

    Excellent (15)
    30.612244897959%
    Good (13)
    26.530612244898%
    Satisfactory (11)
    22.448979591837%
    Subpar (10)
    20.408163265306%
    3.03

Company summary

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Giant Eagle strives to be a best place to work in the eyes of the nearly 36,000 individuals who work in our stores, pharmacies, warehouses and in our corporate offices. At Giant Eagle, you'll have the opportunity to develop a real career with countless opportunities for you to grow with us.

The way we conduct business and treat one another – our Team Members, customers, community members and valued partners – defines what the Giant Eagle culture is all about. 

Numbers

Employees

10,001+ employees

Company info

Who we are

Products, services

Specialties

retailer, grocery, gourmet foods, supermarket, convenience, gas station, pharmacy

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Company outlook

The way we conduct business and treat one another – our Team Members, customers, community members and valued partners – defines what the Giant Eagle culture is all about. We ask ourselves two things each day: Is this the right thing to do? Is this good for our business? By making ethics and integrity priorities at Giant Eagle, we can all be proud of the work we do.

There is something special about the retail business, and we love it that way. We feel at home here. Everyone at Giant Eagle has the freedom to share their thoughts about what we could do different, and how we can better serve our customers and our colleagues. In fact, that’s what Our Common Purpose is all about: Together, we improve people’s everyday lives and well-being.

Benefits

Our Team Members enjoy safe and friendly workplaces that offer several benefits plans specific to Giant Eagle stores, warehouses and corporate offices. Depending on your role and location(*), you might qualify for all or some of the following benefits:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Plans
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Company-Paid Pension Plan
  • Company-Paid Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Short & Long-Term Disability
  • Team Member Assistance Program
  • Domestic Partner Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Adoption Benefits
  • Paternity Leave
  • Vacation Buy Program & More

Giant Eagle was selected as one of the 2012 Healthiest Employers in Western Pennsylvania by the Pittsburgh Business Times in recognition of our commitment to Team Member Health and Wellness. Our innovative “Live Well” program supports your goals for becoming the best you can be – for yourself, your family, your fellow Team Members and your community. Voluntary initiatives include:

  • Wellness Profiles
  • Biometric Screenings
  • Tobacco Cessation Courses
  • Nutrition & Weight Management Classes
  • Personal Dietary Counseling
  • “Gym Perks” Discounts of up to 60%
  • Corporate Gym with Personal Trainers

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Location


  • 101 Kappa Drive
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15238
    United States

For applicants

Videos

Giant Eagle® — The History of Giant Eagle Supermarkets
Giant Eagle — Careers

What we offer

What is special about working for us?

Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle is one of the 40 largest family-operated companies in the US and operates Giant Eagle, GetGo and Market District stores. As we continue to grow and expand, our commitment to our core values and the well-being of our Team Members, customers, and our communities is as strong as ever. We listen to what you have to say and do everything we can to provide a safe, caring, family-oriented environment. 

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How would we describe the company culture?

Our common purpose is to improve the everyday lives and well-being of our customers and Team Members. We do this by staying true to our Core Values:

  • Be Kind: We go out of our way to treat each other and our customers with care and respect.
  • Think Team: We love working together as a family.
  • Step Up: We take every chance to make ourselves and our company great.
  • Work Smart: We root out waste, work together and push ourselves to win.
  • Live Well: We want everyone to live a healthy, balanced life.

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What else should applicants know about us?

Finding a new career with advancement opportunities is closer than you think. Giant Eagle® is a place where careers can grow! Whether you choose to develop your talents or discover a new specialty, Giant Eagle, GetGo and Market District have so much to offer.

 As we continue to grow and expand, our commitment to our core values and the well-being of our Team Members, customers, and our communities is as strong as ever.


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Reviews for Giant Eagle

Reviews - What employees say

3.24 Employees say
3.03 Applicants say
  • 16.Nov 2017
  • Employee
Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
2.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
3.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00
  • 16.Nov 2017
  • Employee

Work-Life Balance

Not very good about employees with issues at home


Review averages

  • 115 employees say

    Excellent (38)
    33.04347826087%
    Good (30)
    26.086956521739%
    Satisfactory (23)
    20%
    Subpar (24)
    20.869565217391%
    3.24
  • 49 applicants say

    Excellent (15)
    30.612244897959%
    Good (13)
    26.530612244898%
    Satisfactory (11)
    22.448979591837%
    Subpar (10)
    20.408163265306%
    3.03

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