Working at Penneys: company overview and reviews

Penneys
Penneys
4.0
238 reviews
Penneys ratings
4.0
Average rating of 238 reviews on Indeed
3.7Work-life balance
4.2Pay & benefits
3.6Job security & advancement
3.5Management
3.7Culture
Headquarters
Mary St, Dublin
Employees
10,000+
Revenue
Unknown
Industry
Retail

Popular jobs at Penneys

 Average salarySalary range
Sales Assistant
2 salaries reported
€15,000
per year
€7,500-€23,000
Salary satisfaction
93%
of the employees are satisfied about their pay
Based on 225 reviews

Penneys reviews

Overall reviews at Penneys

4.0
Retail Assistant Manager | Limerick | 30 Oct 2019
fast paced
Very fast paced work environment promotion prospects ok I have enjoyed my time with the company but opportunities at my current level are limited at present
3.0
Customer Service Representative | Swords, County Dublin | 3 Dec 2018
Productive fun
Good place to work, Good benefits and shift work. management is very very nice. would recommend it to anybody in college in need of a job. good contracts
3.0
Senior Retail Sales Associate | Cork | 9 Jan 2018
fast-paced work enviornment
Fast-paced but unchallenging work environment with decent pay. Worked with other students with similar interests which makes the job more enjoyable. Learned exceptional customer service skills.
4.0
Cashier/Sales | Navan, County Meath | 5 Jul 2017
Productive
I enjoyed working hear. It was an easy commute walking distance from my home. I enjoyed costumer care and being part of a team. It was great experience.
ProsMeeting new people
ConsLong hours
4.0
Cleaner | Dublin | 21 Sep 2015
Fast paced environment.
Managing a team of 23+ staff Take overall responsibility of the site and ensure staff arrive on time and are appropriately dressed Closely manage and monitor standards of cleaning in respect of all areas Client site ensuring CCS standards are consistently met
5.0
Customer Service Representative | Dundrum, County Dublin | 2 Nov 2016
Retail Ireland Goods and Services
We offer a diverse range of products, stocking everything from baby and kids, to womens, mens,home ware,accessories,beauty products and confectionery.
5.0
Customer Service Representative | Dundrum, County Dublin | 2 Nov 2016
Senior Sales Assistant
We offer a diverse range of products, stocking everything from baby and kids, to womens, mens,home ware,accessories,beauty products and confectionery.
4.0
Sales Assistant | Dublin | 12 Feb 2019
fun
easy day to day learned the basics of merchandising management o.k really good atmosphere in the store hardest part of the job Easter and Christmas the people
3.0
Sales Assistant | Swords, County Dublin | 9 Nov 2014
Good staff and managment. Nice place to work.
-Mixed hours(mornings, evenings & weekends) -Good co-workers. -Improved communication skills to deal with customers and co-workers. -Good pay. -Opportunities to progress within the company. -Opportunities to work abroad.
5.0
Sales Assistant | Santry, County Dublin | 8 Jan 2020
Good to work for
Good to work for , good pay but should be increased for what you do. It can be stressful at time's but it can be satisfying aswell. Love the interaction with the customers especially the older one's.

Questions and answers about Penneys

Why did you leave your job at Penneys?
Asked 21 Mar 2017
Belittld by certain managers in front of customers and other staff Members. One rule certain staff members that were able to get away with things. If your there more than 10 years your sorted with management and get nice hours, great time off, anything less and your the runt of the litter!
Answered 4 Oct 2019
I was treated so unfairly by management and because i didn’t feel the need to explain the fact i have dyspraxia in my interview i was accused of being a liar and put on probation
Answered 7 Sep 2019
How long after applying does penneys let you know if you have an interview
Asked 5 Dec 2017
I take me 2 weeks to be call for an interview.
Answered 10 Oct 2019
I got the interview on the Thursday and by Saturday I heard back that I had gotten the job
Answered 18 Apr 2019
How are the working hours at Penneys?
Asked 23 Mar 2017
I worked during the Christmas period, the hours I was receiving were generous and suited me as they worked round my college timetable. Occasionally I would be offered the chance to work extra hours if I wanted to.
Answered 11 Jul 2019
Terrible requesting hours are out of the question and no swaps or swoops as the called them for some reason
Answered 17 Jan 2018
How should you prepare for an interview at Penneys?
Asked 6 Mar 2018
Read up on the company's manufacturing site in the far east
Answered 11 Feb 2019
Show your personality, be polite, answer to the beat of your ability
Answered 19 Sep 2018
Are all retail assistant positions advertised as Tempory and then if they are happy with you, does your contract become permanent?
Asked 17 May 2017
Yes , i hope for permanent contract
Answered 11 Oct 2019
Yes , temporary is about 3 months then if they decide to keep you on it will become permanent
Answered 25 Jul 2017