Report: #546455

Complaint Review: Kirby Vacuums operating under Superior Systems

  • Submitted: Mon, December 28, 2009
  • Updated: Mon, December 28, 2009
  • Reported By: maria — arvada Colorado United States of America
  • Kirby Vacuums operating under Superior Systems
    6771 Miller Street
    Arvada, Colorado
    United States of America

Kirby Vacuums operating under Superior Systems is a farce. Arvada, Colorado

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I answered an ad for employment; went to the interview; was told I didn't get the job & then later was called in for unpaid training.   Was told that I would have to give demonstrations on the Kirby vacuum system and that all calls would be prearranged for me. 

 As the week progressed I was told the Customer Service Dept. who made the appointments was let go and I'd have to do my own calls.  I only had to do 60 demos in a month and would get paid $2200 at the end of one month...if I was unable to complete 60 but had at least 30, I would be paid half the salary  

 I was to make my own appointments by calling and asking if a demo could be done on one room in the house, and if they would give some can goods for the needy.

  Well I didn't make the 60 demos, but did over half of them, but now was told I would receive nothing for my time, gas...working hours were 10am to 10pm...

I thought that since this was the Kirby Vacuum cleaner that I was selling, and it's been around for years, that I certainly wouldn't have been deceived like this.  I know there are other reports like this and I think someone needs to get this type of employment practice stopped--people need jobs and don't need to waste their time on scams like this!  

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