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Dobbies job reviews

11 Dobbies employees have had their jobs rated on Breakroom.

See what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

  • 5.2/10

    Restaurant expert

    • Manages people
    • £8.45 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Like my work friends

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    August 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Horticulture manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    People, managing team, working with plants

    Worst thing

    General manager, head office sending in too much stock

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    August 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Customer service assistant

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    Have a reasonably good team at the minute

    Worst thing

    Target selling, cameras on you all the time, poor manager of section. None stop

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    August 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Customer advisor

    • £8.72 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. One week notice of their shifts
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    August 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Catering team leader

    • Manages people
    • £18,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Stressed
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    July 2020
  • 1.5/10

    Deputy manager

    • Manages people
    • £23,000 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doing unpaid extra work
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Discount

    Worst thing

    Treated poorly and not with respect

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    April 2020
  • 3.5/10

    Customer assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Hard to take sick leave
    3. Hard to change shifts
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    March 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Customer assistant

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Stressed
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The amount of work expected

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    March 2020
  • 8.4/10

    Pet expert

    • £7.70 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    I'm in control of my own department and I know that my opinion is heard and taken on board

    Worst thing

    Certain members of staff lack the get up and go attitude and drag there workload behind and therefore onto others

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    February 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Restaurant assistant

    • £8.65 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Some Staff are lovely and its busy

    Worst thing

    Youngsters that don't do anything except mess about and are to slow.

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    February 2020
  • 2.4/10

    Warehouse assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not enough training
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    December 2019