Are you getting a good deal at work?
Compare your job to find out

John Lewis & Partners

97 job reviews

7.2/10
What is this?

John Lewis & Partners job reviews

97 John Lewis & Partners employees have had their jobs rated on Breakroom.

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

See reviews matching:

  • 8.9/10

    Product specialist

    • £11.22 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. Enough training
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Team

    Worst thing

    It

    Find out more
    October 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Technician

    • £13.15 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Unsafe workplace
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Sunday off

    Worst thing

    No over but other partner get it and heavy lifting

    Find out more
    October 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Operations

    • £9.15 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    Find out more
    September 2020
  • 9.5/10

    Catering assistant

    • £9.54 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Safe workplace
    Find out more
    September 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Delivery installer

    • £12.96 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Pay

    Find out more
    September 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Customer delivery driver/technician

    • Manages people
    • £14.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Easy to take sick leave
    3. Not treated with respect
    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Selling

    • £9.27 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Not enough training
    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £14.97 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. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    My team

    Worst thing

    Not sure. Maybe the feeling that the company isn't doing as well as we'd all like right now...

    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 8.0/10

    Operations partner

    • £9.99 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    The team I work with

    Worst thing

    It's retail, things are getting harder. The workload had more than doubled since I started. Too many managers who don't speak to each other so you end up doing work then changing it because a different manager tells you to.

    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Lead partner

    • Manages people
    • £14.85 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Easy to take sick leave
    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 6.4/10

    Hgv driver

    • £12.85 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 working lots of extra hours
    3. Hard to take holidays

    Best thing

    Freedom - here's your keys there's your way bill, cya tonight
    Most people go out their way to help others
    Respected company name

    Worst thing

    Managers who are up themselves
    Old run down equipment
    Traffic
    The public as a whole
    Extreme Unsocial hours
    Unhealthy lifestyle
    Lack of social life

    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Operations

    • £9.80 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £10.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Easy to change shifts
    3. Proper sick pay

    Best thing

    Meeting people supporting new starters

    Worst thing

    Some customers

    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 4.7/10

    Operations partner

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Stressed
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.36 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Worst thing

    Most things

    Find out more
    August 2020
  • 5.8/10

    Customer service advisor

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    Find out more
    July 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Selling assistant

    • £9.93 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take sick leave
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Working weekends

    Find out more
    July 2020
  • 8.9/10

    Lead technician

    • Manages people
    • £14.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Missing goods

    Find out more
    July 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Operations partner

    • £9.12 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. Doing unpaid extra work
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts
    Find out more
    July 2020
  • 7.0/10

    Administration and compliance manager

    • Manages people
    • £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. Easy to take sick leave
    3. Not enough training
    Find out more
    July 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Selling partner

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Easy to change shifts
    Find out more
    July 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Selling

    • £10.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    Low paid

    Find out more
    July 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Selling partner

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Merchandiser

    • £9.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Proper sick pay
    3. Get proper breaks
    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Skilled warehouse operative

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Unsafe workplace
    3. Hard to take holidays
    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Specialist

    • £10.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Easy to take sick leave
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Some of the staff

    Worst thing

    Managers

    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 10.0/10

    Partner

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Enough training
    3. Treated with respect

    Best thing

    People

    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £32,200 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take sick leave
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    I enjoy the hustle and bustle of my work and developing my team to achieve more and showcase their talent

    Worst thing

    Head office expectations of which they do not actually realise what we are going through.

    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 9.5/10

    Shop support

    • £13.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Not stressed

    Best thing

    The hours, people and my boss.

    Worst thing

    Nothing

    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Technical support partner

    • £10.05 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Not enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The job is exciting and every day is different

    Worst thing

    The management in the store don’t seem to know what they are doing and have no interest in listening to anyone

    Find out more
    June 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Store assistant

    • £9.56 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take sick leave
    2. Stressed
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    Discount and availability of stock

    Worst thing

    Poor management and treatment of employees on a rota basis

    Find out more
    May 2020
  • 6.8/10

    Supermarket assistant

    • £12.30 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. No unpaid extra work
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Great colleagues

    Worst thing

    Night shift

    Find out more
    May 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Warehouse assistant

    • £9.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Subsidies in canteen

    Worst thing

    Fluctuations in shifts each week

    Find out more
    April 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Tehnician

    • £32,000 per year, working a 41 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Get proper breaks
    3. Stressed
    Find out more
    April 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Delivery driver

    • £15.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Treated with respect
    3. Doing unpaid extra work
    Find out more
    April 2020
  • 8.8/10

    Product trainer

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Recommends their team
    3. No paid breaks
    Find out more
    April 2020
  • 8.2/10

    Selling Assistant

    • £9.34 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    My rota

    Worst thing

    Boredom

    Find out more
    April 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £10.41 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Treated with respect
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    I get weekends off

    Worst thing

    People I work with

    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 6.6/10

    Hgv driver

    • £32,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. No paid breaks
    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Catering assistant

    • £9.58 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Enough training
    3. Doing unpaid extra work

    Best thing

    Safe

    Worst thing

    Pay

    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 5.5/10

    driver installer

    • £12.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Stressed
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    getting paid

    Worst thing

    managers are bad

    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Team manager

    • Manages people
    • £6,000 per year, working a 16 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Proper sick pay
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. No paid breaks
    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 8.5/10

    Assistant

    • £10.31 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Easy to take sick leave
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Sales assistant

    • £9.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress

    Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Not enough staff

    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 7.4/10

    Flooring estimator

    • £11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to change shifts
    2. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    Find out more
    March 2020
  • 8.3/10

    Sales assistant

    • £10.01 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Paid breaks
    3. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    The people i work with

    Worst thing

    Short staff

    Find out more
    February 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Customer support / Bureau de change

    • £9.05 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. Enough training
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    Varied tasks. Meeting people

    Worst thing

    To much to do, not enough staff

    Find out more
    February 2020
  • 7.9/10

    Shop assistant

    • £9.45 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. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks
    Find out more
    February 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Partner

    • £10.66 per hour
    • 34–44 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. Two weeks notice of their shifts

    Worst thing

    The unsocial hours

    Find out more
    February 2020
  • 6.5/10

    Warehouse assistant

    • £9.09 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Enough training
    3. No paid breaks
    Find out more
    February 2020