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  • 8.2/10

    Stock assistant

    • £8.80 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Enough training
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
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    August 2020
  • 2.7/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not treated with respect
    2. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
    3. Unsafe workplace

    Best thing

    Friends

    Worst thing

    Everything else

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    August 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,900 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Customer fulfillment assistant

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Freedom when driving

    Worst thing

    Money

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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Store manager

    • Manages people
    • £35,500 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    July 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Manager

    • Manages people
    • £17.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Stressed
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    July 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Delivery driver

    • £9.05 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Driving

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    July 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Customer fulfilment assistant

    • £10.36 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Stressed
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Being outside

    Worst thing

    The way it’s run as an operation

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    July 2020
  • 1.8/10

    Customer advisor

    • Manages people
    • £8.08 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not enough training
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    July 2020
  • 7.2/10

    Picker

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Enough training
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    July 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Customer service advisor

    • £8.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    My coworkers

    Worst thing

    Just a number, under valued

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    July 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Warehouse operations

    • £11.66 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Proper sick pay
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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Trading manager

    • Manages people
    • £33,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Dealing with stock
    Educating people
    Training people

    Worst thing

    Dealing with people

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    July 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Delivery driver

    • £9.25 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. No paid breaks
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    July 2020
  • 9.5/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.85 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Easy to change shifts

    Best thing

    The people (staff).

    Worst thing

    Nothing

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    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Stressed
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    July 2020
  • 3.1/10

    Customer service assistant

    • £8.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    June 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £31,000 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    June 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Customer adviser

    • £8.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. One week notice of their shifts
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    June 2020
  • 9.3/10

    Customer service assistant

    • £8.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Treated with respect
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    June 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Delivery driver

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    April 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Customer fulfillment

    • £8.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Freedom

    Worst thing

    Uncertainty about getting enough hours

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    April 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £11.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    March 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Not enough training
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    March 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Customer Fulfillment Assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Consistancy, good colleagues, local to where I live.

    Worst thing

    Rate of pay
    Holiday time off does not reflect hours worked

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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Cfa

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Enough training
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Driving

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    March 2020
  • 9.3/10

    Delivery driver

    • £10.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. No unpaid extra work
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    March 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Stockroom assistant

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    March 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Store Manager

    • Manages people
    • £33,400 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    3. Stressed
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    March 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Machine operator charge hand

    • Manages people
    • £12.00 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Bad for people with caring responsibilities
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Guaranteed hour, close to home

    Worst thing

    Long hours poor management

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    March 2020
  • 5.0/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Stressed
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    February 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Storeman

    • Manages people
    • £8.50 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Not enough training
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    No leadership, place the blame mentality

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    February 2020
  • 4.5/10

    Assistant

    • £8.54 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks
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    February 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Responsible colleague

    • Manages people
    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Not enough training
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    February 2020
  • 3.1/10

    Trading support manager

    • Manages people
    • £17,000 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Bad for people with caring responsibilities
    3. Hard to take holidays
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    February 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    February 2020
  • 2.8/10

    Sales associate

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not enough training
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Bad for students

    Best thing

    January - no customers

    Worst thing

    Christmas shifts

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    January 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £10.25 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Enough training
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts
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    January 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Manager

    • £18,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    The manager

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    December 2019
  • 4.6/10

    Customer service advisor

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    December 2019
  • 7.4/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks
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    December 2019
  • 7.4/10

    Fulfilment operative

    • £8.64 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid breaks
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Canteen

    Worst thing

    Heavy stuff

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    November 2019
  • 7.2/10

    Customer Advisor

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    November 2019
  • 6.4/10

    Customer assistant

    • £7.80 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Nice people

    Worst thing

    Low staff numbers

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    November 2019
  • 8.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • Manages people
    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    People

    Worst thing

    Customers

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    November 2019
  • 8.7/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    November 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £12.00 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Stressed

    Worst thing

    No respect

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    September 2019
  • 4.9/10

    Customer advisor

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Stressed
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Customers

    Worst thing

    Lazy people

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    September 2019
  • 5.9/10

    Customer service advisor

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 18–20 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Making friends

    Worst thing

    Having to do all roles within the store

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    September 2019
  • 5.2/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.50 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Working lots of extra hours
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    September 2019