On average, employees at JC Penney give their company a 3.8 rating out of 5.0 - which is equal to the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest JC Penney employees are Window Coverings Specialists submitting an average rating of 5.0 and Customer Service Representatives with a rating of 4.6.
"Poor management! Store manager belittles every associate in the store. Associates report it and nothing ever happens. No transfer or promotion opportunities unless you are part of the click. If you put in a complaint there is retaliation."
"I didn't get a lot of training for my job at all. My boss wants me to get all these numbers of credit cards apps and I haven't been trained."
"I have work for JCPenney for 11 years and gained a knowledge of automated equipment in a fast pace and safe environment. I have developed skills to improve and upgrade quality of equipment, Work with operations using their feed back to improve the flow of production. Demonstrated ability to trouble shoot in a safe and timely matter. Work with maintenance tech training of equipment and new installations."
"JCPenney has a poor reputation for hiring and promoting based on personal relationships. There is no loyalty to employees who work long, hard hours."
"It was okay working here. I enjoyed it because I worked with enjoyable individuals."
"I've worked for JCPenney for 3 years and I loved it up until the point that I was laid off. The job wasn't hard for me to do nor was it time consuming. I started off from freelance graphic designing, to a senior web developer. I would love to do something along that line of work to show them they laid off a very valuable asset to there entity."
"Fun place to work at but I get paid very little for the amount of work I have to do there."
"I've worked here for quite a while. I have a new rude manager that is only there for the check and not the employees. I do love working there but I would rather have someone who loves the company and praise their employees and doesn't put them down. The employees work very hard in my store!!"
"Good place to work at and very friendly environment."
"I've been here for 3 years and barely get 25 hrs."
"I love the people I work with, and the environment in which we work is great and productive. As far as direction and future of the company, is dismal at best."
"I worked for JCPenney for 2 1/2 years as an overnight Warehouse Stocker. It is a strong company that is globalized all over 50 states that is known for their brand name merchandise."
"Worked for JCP for 23 years and was let go during the massive layoffs. I was disappointed for the company as most knew the future direction was leading down a poor path with small chance of success."
"I had a great time at JC Penney, the co-workers are extremely helpful and everyone will help you with your training. My only complaint is that sometimes the management is not as organized as it could have been."
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