Williams-Sonoma
2.9 of 5 533 reviews
www.williams-sonomainc.com San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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Xmas help short term employment

Holiday Help Cashier (Current Employee)
Providence, RI (US)

I have been working at Williams-Sonoma part-time for less than a year

Prosgreat discount for employees with company

Conslow salary just over minium wage

Advice to Senior Managementneed better training and experience

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Beware of false promises

Seasonal Sales Associate (Current Employee)
Lone Tree, CO (US)

I have been working at Williams-Sonoma part-time for less than a year


Pros: Great discount - especially for people who love cooking using… Cons: Hired as a seasonal worker with the promise of 35 hours per week during season with possibility of… Advice to Senior Management: Don't over-hire with false promises of hours and actually TRAIN… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Top-Heavy in salaries; unrealistic and conflicting expectations at store level.

Assistant Manager (Current Employee)
Pittsburgh, PA (US)

I have been working at Williams-Sonoma full-time for more than a year


Pros: Discount. High-end customer (client) base, which requires creative service issue… Cons: Hourly managers do not get 40 hours, yet salaried managers get bonuses. Inequitable expectations. In order… Advice to Senior Management: Shave top management (DM's and above), and increase pay to the employees who actually work day-to-day with customers (clients). Invest in computer systems (we… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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