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73 Questions

How much PTO does pharmacist start with?

Asked on July 11, 2018 by an anonymous user

Answer #1 from March 6, 2019 by a current employee

Unknown

Answer as an employer

How would you rate the pay in the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from May 27, 2018 by a current employee

Excellent

Answer #2 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Good pay and benefits.

Answer as an employer

Does the company pay holiday and Christmas bonuses?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 10, 2018 by a current employee

Yes

Answer #2 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

Holiday pay and yearly bonuses for salaried employees

Answer #3 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

No bonuses for employees.

Answer as an employer

Are there currently open positions in marketing or PR?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Not at the moment.

Answer as an employer

Any valuable tips for the job interview?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Be authentic and show them tjat you really want the job

Answer as an employer

Do employees feel like they're being paid fairly?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Some do some don’t

Answer as an employer

Does the company have multiple locations and if so, can I switch between locations within the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Yes

Answer as an employer

How easy is it to change your career within the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

It's pretty easy, you just have to talk with the right people.

Answer #2 from March 23, 2019 by a former employee

no options given when I was hurt on the job.

Answer as an employer

How is the image of the company in your opinion?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

The image is great and it is a great place

Answer #2 from April 2, 2019 by a former employee

Not good at all

Answer as an employer

How would you describe the company culture?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Everyone gets along and has strong work ethic

Answer as an employer

In which ways does management take employee feedback into account?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Sometimes good sometimes not as good

Answer #2 from March 6, 2019 by a current employee

Verbally

Answer as an employer

What opportunities for further education do I have? Is there tuition assistance?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

There is

Answer #2 from April 5, 2019 by a current employee

If there is tuition assistance then I've never heard of it.

Answer as an employer

What's the pay like here?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Well, they are hiring for more than they pay their current employees who have been there for a long time.

Answer as an employer

Do you have a cafeteria?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

No

Answer as an employer

How is the company perceived by outsiders?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

I believe it has a fairly good report with outsiders.

Answer #2 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

I believe most people perceive Kroger as a great company, employees and customers.

Answer as an employer

How long did it take between application and first contact by the company?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

More than a week.

Answer #2 from April 5, 2019 by a current employee

1week.

Answer as an employer

How much does a junior employee make in the different departments?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

Not sure about what other people are paid

Answer as an employer

How old is the staff on average?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

40

Answer as an employer

How would you judge the work-life balance? Do you have enough time for family and friends?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

I don't have time to mingle. I work 50 hours a week and have 3 children.

Answer as an employer

What do you like the most here and where is room for improvement?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

I love everything about my job

Answer as an employer

What types of topics have you talked about during an interview?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

I haven't had an interview for over 20 years

Answer #2 from March 15, 2019 by a former employee

You don’t get interviewed for new positions hiring from within is a complete lie there

Answer as an employer

What's the salary here for someone just starting their career?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

11.00 an HR. Or 25k a yr

Answer #2 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

You will start at minimum wage and will yearly receive a raise. Joining the union help ensure a good raise.

Answer as an employer

How are employees treated?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

They are treated well, with no bias

Answer #2 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

Unfair and underpaid

Answer #3 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

It depends on their immediate boss. Some bosses are real jerks, but some are sweet.

Answer as an employer

How do you like it here compared to previous jobs?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

I love it. I've never had a serious problem that my managers haven't been able to work around.

Answer #2 from March 15, 2019 by a former employee

Bad Kroger management are the most vindictive people I’ve ever met

Answer as an employer

Is working overtime contractually regulated?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

Not sure, but they are very strict about it.

Answer #2 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

No.. Its depends on regulation basis

Answer as an employer

What are your experiences with the application process?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

The application process was easy.

Answer #2 from March 23, 2019 by a former employee

FBI/CRIMINAL RECORDS CHECK

Answer as an employer

What benefits and perks can you expect here and are they just for full-time positions or are they offered to all employees?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

They are for all employees

Answer #2 from March 23, 2019 by a former employee

part-time employees are nill, if you get a PT position you will pay WAY more for your health insurance

Answer as an employer

What does the company do to keep employees engaged?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

Employee appreciation week

Answer #2 from April 2, 2019 by a former employee

Not sure

Answer as an employer

How can I best prepare for an interview?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

Bye talking to someone who is in the position that you would like to be, bye actually researching the position and having a realistic expectation of what the job entails rather than deciding what you think it should be

Answer #2 from March 23, 2019 by a former employee

There is none. They dont care. Pass the FBI/CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK AND YOUR IN.

Answer as an employer

How do you like it here compared to previous jobs?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

In some ways better than others in other ways much worse

Answer as an employer