Company Menu
24%
40%
27%
8%
1%
3.7
Average Rating
(based on 527 Home Depot Review Ratings)
Company Culture
3.7
Growth Opportunities
3.4
People You Work With
4.3
Person You Work For
3.9
Rewards You Receive
3.5
Support You Get
3.7
Way You Work
4.0
Work Setting
3.8
Advertisement
"Home Depot is a good job that I worked at for over 5 years. The management treats you with respect and gives you what you need to do your job."
Posted 5 years ago in Ozone Park, NY
Store Operations Manager
in Oceanside, CA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"It has been great."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Work smart and have high standards."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"More upward mobility and more challenges are needed."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Continue to focus on the customer."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Operations Manager
in Miami, FL

"It was great at the beginning, but throughout the years it went into decadence."

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"Home Depot is a well-known, well-established company. I liked the benefit package."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Do your best; it is a great company to work for."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"There was not enough support from the upper management in terms of the resources available to do the job."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Provide the resources necessary to complete the job."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Department Manager

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I liked being good at the job, and fellow associates whom you develop friendships with."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Just read the value wheel and give them all the BS. If you dance the dance, they will eat it up."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"The pay sucks and the customer wins over the employee at all cost. We are paid to accept rudeness and be crapped on all day, and then at the end, say it was just our job. Sorry, this is bad for the world; it's like giving a dog a treat when it craps on your floor."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Fire a lot of people, change management, and pay more."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Maintenance Associate
in Tracy, CA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like the hours and the close proximity to my home."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be a team player, and express how much family means to you."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"The position I have does not utilize my skills, as I would like to contribute more."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management seems to have a good grasp on listening to the employees."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Accountant
in Marietta, GA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I liked the people I worked for and with. The company really knows how to take care of its people."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be kind and friendly. Walk the store before your interview."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"I disliked the hours. I do not like working nights and weekends."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"None. I feel the company is very well-run. The CEO is visible in the stores and cares for his people."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Finance Manager
in Atlanta, GA
Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 1 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Company Culture 1 / 5
Way You Work 1 / 5
Sales Associate
in Niles, IL

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"While the tasks are simple, I always come home from work feeling like I did something valuable. Also, my experiences with customers are wonderful nine times out of ten. My managers respect me and I can talk to them."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"A genuine interest in people and solving problems their way more often than yours will take you far. This job also fits perfectionists, as you will spend a large portion of your time rearranging products and making sure all products are lined up on the shelf."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"Store meetings and pep talks are repetitive, and secret shoppers are supposedly grading us constantly on a myriad of SOPs."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Communicate policy changes and strategy to the entry-level employees, especially those who directly concern them."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Supervisor
in Pittsburgh, PA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"My likes are: engaging with the customers, company goals are clearly set, and the 40-hour work week."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Put yourself out in sight of management if you want to be promoted."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"For being in a managed facility, managed decisions are not followed up on."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would suggest better engagement with associates and being focused on the job. Do not ignore problems."

Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Department Supervisor
in Klamath Falls, OR

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like my customers and taking care of people. I like having a job."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Apply somewhere else. This place is a mind suck and they don't care about you."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"The store manager is an egomaniac and pathological liar who sleeps with young female associates."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Listen to the department supervisors, and hold people accountable for their behavior."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
Flooring Specialist
in Avon, MA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like the challenges it provides and the knowledge gained from working there."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It can be tough. Just help people as best you can, and if you don't know the answer find someone who does."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"The communication isn't great. The leadership team is inconsistent. The hours are terrible."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would suggest clear and concise communication. Give everybody a task, and be consistent."

Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 2 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Operations Manager
in Orange, CA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like the fast-paced work environment, employee relations, and ability to drive profits through creative marketing and merchandising."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"The Home Depot is a great company to work for, with advancement opportunities through hard work and dedication."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"I dislike 14-16 hour work days and double shifts. At times I was called in while on vacation."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Conduct day-to-day operations in a manner that supports a work/life balance."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Sales Associate
in Saint Louis, MO

"I enjoyed my time with the company. The financial rewards were not adequate."

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I enjoyed working with the public, and designing and creating new additions to their homes."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"The pay was sub-par for my knowledge and abilities."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"This company was well-run from a corporate view, and the people were very nice to work with."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Store Manager
in Los Angeles, CA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like the consistent challenges with new projects throughout the year. I like being a leader and able to educate and train the new talents ahead for the future of the company."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"You must be a smart and hard worker available seven days to work, and not be afraid of learning new products on a daily basis."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"My dislikes are: must be able to know the best and worst of the business, not able to give the real talent a chance to grow in position, and changing management too soon."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Communicate in a more positive, constructive way. Identify the strength and weakness of the individual talents (not a quick fix for staffing)."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
District HR Manager
in Bakersfield, CA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like the company's core values. I like the position it holds in the industry. I like the working environment."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be professional and be prepared to take apptitude and customer service tests."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"I dislike the rotating shifts and holidays that the hourly associates work."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Manage more by walking around instead of from behind a desk."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Department Supervisor
in Allen Park, MI

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"It's a challenging, fast-paced environment that can be very demanding, but yet it has it's rewards."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Fight for the pay you are worth now, and try to get as much as you can."

What don't you like about working at Home Depot?

"I get no freedom to manage my business. I got all the expectations with no direction, yet I'm held accountable if I do not deliver the results, but I got no recognition for my good ideas and great performance."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would be recognizing my employees for their jobs with better wages."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
We noticed that your web browser is outdated!

Update your browser to have a more positive job search experience.

Upgrade My Browser

×