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12 JCB employees have compared their jobs on Breakroom. Find out what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

  • 6.5/10

    Welder

    • £30,000 per year, working a 39 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. Proper sick pay
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team
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    July 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Welfer

    • £15.07 per hour
    • 25 or older

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Not stressed

    Best thing

    Money

    Worst thing

    Hard work

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    June 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Tester

    • £15.07 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Worst thing

    Management

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    June 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Manufacturing

    • £15.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Proper sick pay

    Best thing

    Some satisfaction

    Worst thing

    Working noons

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    June 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Assembly

    • £11.25 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Watching the machine transform as it is built

    Worst thing

    It's agency and we are disposable

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    June 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Operative

    • £15.88 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Not working lots of extra hours
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    June 2020
  • 6.7/10

    Programmer

    • Manages people
    • £40,000 per year, working a 46 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    June 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Fork lift truck driver

    • £14.00 per hour
    • 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. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. Not treated with respect

    Best thing

    The pay

    Worst thing

    The pressure

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    May 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Production operative

    • £15.00 per hour
    • 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. Not enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    May 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Assembly line worker

    • £15.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Stressed
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    March 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Service engineer

    • £14.00 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Working lots of extra hours

    Best thing

    Plenty overtime

    Worst thing

    Outside

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    February 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Assembly

    • £15.07 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Finishing early on a Friday

    Worst thing

    Management

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    February 2020