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3.7
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(based on 516 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
3.6
Way You Work
4.0
Work Setting
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"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
Tool Rental Technician

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like the great people and customer service. I like going to work and getting to take apart machines and solve problems."

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

"Don't be afraid to step out of your comfort zone to get ahead and help the customer."

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

"I dislike management. There are too many under-trained and overpaid people in the higher-ups who do not know what goes on in the lower ranks."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Give everyone a cost of living increase. Give upper management more training in the departments and computer systems."

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

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I liked the people whom I worked with day-to-day and whom I supervised."

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

"Be sure you get something from them also. They have no problem not working with you."

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

"Management doesn't respect you. Your hard work is not valued, and you put in a lot more than you get in return."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Treat the people who work for you with the same respect you feel that you deserve."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Assistant Store Manager
in Columbus, OH

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"Every day was different. I liked the entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to think outside the box to drive sales."

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

"This company has plateaued, and there are not many opportunities for career advancement. The management is very poorly trained."

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

"It can be very cut-throat and sexist, with favoritism over real hard-working talent."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Care and listen to the employees. Get out from the office and earn your money."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Sales Representative
in Biddeford, ME

"Home Depot refinded my understanding of building with training."

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"Every day there are different people to meet, each person with a new project and challenges to overcome."

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

"Learn every department so you do not feel lost in your day-to-day. Challenge yourself to find out-of-stock items."

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

"I dislike the struggles of bringing larger construction contractors with a very limited stock on lumber."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Empower everyone with the control to grow the business and learn what matters to everyone on the staff."

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 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Technical Lead
in Atlanta, GA

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I like improving my technical skills and programming."

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

"Evaluate on the attitude of the person and technical skills."

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

"My dislikes are: non-flexible, unplanned deliveries, long meetings, and last night works."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Focus on people skill, people attitude, and software process."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Sales Associate
in Pineville, NC

What do you like about working at Home Depot?

"I get to solve problems and see the appreciation on the customers faces when I do well."

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

"Make sure you talk to someone about advancement and bonuses."

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

"Cutting through the tape for the sake of common sense becomes a little nerve-racking."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"When you know you have found good employees, treat them like they are valued."

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