Posted April 14, 2015 by

Costco Wholesale Corporation Voted #29 in Best Places to Work Survey

Costco Wholesale logoIt is important to most of us that we enjoy our work but difficult to know when you’re looking for a job whether we’ll be happier working for one employer versus another. A great way to know if an employer offers a great place to work is to ask the people who know the organizations best — their employees. For the past seven years, Glassdoor has awarded its Employees’ Choice Awards to honor the 50 best places to work.  For 2015, the 29th best place to work was Costco Wholesale Corporation.

Costco Wholesale Corporation offers various merchandise to its members only warehouse club.  Originally known as the Price Club founded in San Diego, California in July 1976, Costco’s headquarters are located today in Issaquah, Washington.  As the second biggest retailer in the United States, Costco’s is the third biggest retailer worldwide and is the biggest membership warehouse club chain in the U.S..  There are around 186,000 employees at Costco.

Why work at Costco Wholesale Corporation?  You will be part of a company that enjoys serving people, while being challenged and getting opportunities to succeed.  You can also bring your energy into a fast-paced environment that focuses on teamwork.  Some other reasons to work at Costco include:

  • Personal and career growth
  • Friendly and supportive work environment
  • Stability
  • A workplace focused on ethics and obeying the law

If you are interested in working at Costco Wholesale Corporation, you can start off with employment at their warehouses, depots, and business centers.  Some of the various career opportunities include the following:

  • Accounting
  • Buying
  • Graphic Arts
  • Human Resources
  • Information Systems
  • Journalism
  • Legal

In addition, the company welcomes veterans searching for job opportunities.

Sources: Glassdoor, Wikipedia, Costco Wholesale Corporation

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