For the MST team at my store we all take our break and lunch together, at the same times every day. Understand that MST is modeled after Home Depot's MET (merchandising execution team) and the concept was that instead of paying a third party to stock a shelf or do a reset, MET would do it instead. Cutter & Buck Packable Jacket 1517445. As a manufacturer rep who’s talked to a lot of MST DM’s lately, they’re getting slammed with tons of resets and not enough hours/MSA’s to do them. The entire MST program needs to be fixed to anticipate freight flow. I'm not sure if this is company wide but at my store our reset blackout is coming and all the msts will be doing is downstocking and helping departments. Of course there are rude customers and things will go wrong but for the most part the workday is payed back and stress free. What is the best part of working at Lowe's? Receive Lowe's Zone email news and offers. Lowes is over 120 years old! They have also been down stocking when there is no rest going on. I just don't see the new ones doing much. You’re probably familiar with it. What tips or advice would you give to someone interviewing at Lowe's? MET folks are herded through the store, directed by their handheld devices from bay to bay, and are under tremendous pressure to "service" upwards of a 1,000 bays per week. The thought of even “servicing” bays around the store isn’t even possible. Now, my Department has two CSA's to cover 15 hour days, 7 days a week. $44.95. They cant manage the projects so they try to manage what we do now. Working there was hard with the managers , not very helpful or nice but other than that the co workers are cool to work with and a very easy job to do. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. $24.95. Then there is the favorite MST, the Managers like, the one who runs the entertainment on break. If you were in charge, what would you do to make Lowe's a better place to work? Operating costs may not be under control for some time but unlike JCP, Lowe's can afford the changes for the time being. The season has not started but is already a diaster. Close. JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. what i want to know is the actual protocols for bays. It's all on purpose. $24.95. I was just about to make an MST RANT THREAD but this program is fucking garbo management wise atm. You’re probably familiar with it. If vendors had a clue they would pull out now. Very rude, expects you to be an expert with no training or zebra majority of the time, no real support other then having to do it yourself. Adidas Quarter-Zip Pullover 1446144. Then there are the stand around talking personal issues with boys. Categories Categories. MST is now changing to mostly service. Today, Lowes offers much more than just menswear. MyLowes Sign In. You fill out these service sheets about what you did in the bay. For Lowe’s corporate purchases please go to Lowe’s Spend Management System which is only accessible through Lowe’s internal network. $34.95. Part time employees leave at 9. What bothered me the most was that instead of working the 10hour shifts, I’d be there most days for 12-14hour. $21.99 $36.95. Those blue shirts are Merchandising Service Teams (MST) and they are actually Lowe’s associates serving customers in a different way. Sign Up. Find work shirts at Lowe's today. What is a typical day like for you at Lowe's? Family like atmosphere. As a proud Australian icon, Lowes continues to offer well-made clothing at affordable prices. I love putting in a lot of dedicated time to my jobs because I eventually hope to move up and stay for years. My interview at my local store started with "you're overdressed" as I was in a dress shirt, dress pants and a vest. Bucket Sun Hat 1517478. Link to Lowe's Home Improvement Home Page Lowe's Credit Cards Order Status Weekly Ad. Sort By Featured. If it's not costing us hours that could be more red vested people on the floor, then zero issues. The 2 MSAs who used to be PSAs are awesome. Dorfman Pacific Patriotic Ball Cap- Putty. It is hard to explain everything that can go on in a lowes store.