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Brakes job reviews

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  • Best thing

    Large company with good organisational ability who are well on top of health and safety. Vehicles very well maintained and procedures in place to prevent incidents. Intense training programme .

    Worst thing

    The new scanning system which made a physically demanding job even harder and will eventually lead to drivers leaving

    6.5

    Employee, April 2021

    • Β£32,600 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
  • Worst thing

    Expect to much from you

    3.7

    HGV driver, March 2021

    • Β£10.60 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Decent pay

    Worst thing

    Hard work and bad management

    4.5

    Warehouse operative, March 2021

    • Β£25,000 per year, working a 39 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Working from hone, great team

    Worst thing

    Pay, workload, no progression

    5.2

    Customer support advisor, March 2021

    • Β£8.81 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    I did love it although it was demanding

    Worst thing

    Long hours no communication

    5.5

    Administration, February 2021

    • Manages people
    • Β£28,800 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Wages

    Worst thing

    No knowing from one day to the next

    2.2

    LGV driver, January 2021

    • Manages people
    • Β£28,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Staff sales

    Worst thing

    Just being a number

    3.6

    HGV driver, January 2021

    • Β£26,500 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Freedom

    Worst thing

    Not knowing when you will finish for the day

    6.1

    Driver, December 2020

    • Β£22,400 per year, working a 44 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Monday to Friday, weekends off,workmates that help you out

    Worst thing

    Getting away late in the mornings,having to load your own lorry and reloading the lorry after night shift have made a mess of it to stop you having damaged goods

    7.0

    Hgv driver, September 2020

    • Β£28,800 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Meeting new people

    Worst thing

    Early starts

    5.9

    Driver, September 2020

    • Β£28,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Wages

    Worst thing

    They just see you as a number

    3.0

    Loader, July 2020

    • Β£12.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Staff shop

    Worst thing

    Bullying style management lack of leadership

    3.3

    Warehouse operative, May 2020

    • Β£19,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older