B&Q

Breakroom Rating
based on 71 responses
6.7/10
  • UK
  • DIY and builders merchants
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Find out what jobs are really like at B&Q…

We’ve surveyed 71 current employees about their job at B&Q. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Stores £8.13–9.24

From 48 hourly employees

  • People get paid every month

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Excellent

Hours

  • This employer mostly uses part time and full time contracts

  • People work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Excellent
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • Most people don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    Not great
  • Most managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    Good
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good
  • Most people find it easy to change shifts

    Good

Benefits

  • Most people get paid breaks

    Good
  • People get proper sick pay

    Excellent
  • People find it easy to book holidays

    Excellent

Workplace

  • Most people feel stressed here

    Not great
  • Most people recommend working with their team

    Good
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Students say this is a good place to work if you’re studying

    Excellent
  • People say this is a good place to work if you care for a child or other relative

    Excellent
  • Most people don’t get enough training when they start

    Not great
  • Most people are given support to progress here

    Good
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Bad