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4.8

McColls job reviews

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  • Best thing

    I enjoy customer interaction and I work with a few decent people.

    Worst thing

    Customers who are rude and impatient when you're trying to help them

    6.1

    Counter assistant, January 2021

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

    Meeting greeting customers. Helping customers.

    2.4

    Sales supervisor, January 2021

    • Β£8.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Team i work with

    Worst thing

    Unsociable hours lack of equipment to do job

    5.8

    Supervisor, January 2021

    • Β£8.87 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The team

    Worst thing

    Head office has no clue how to run a sustainable business

    5.5

    Shop assistant, January 2021

    • Β£8.20 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Mostly lovely customers and really nice work colleagues
    Always opportunities to progress.

    Worst thing

    Pay is low compared to other places
    No sick pay
    Dealing with shop thefts and robberies and the company won't pay for security as they can replace goods but don't think we staff have to deal with it all.

    4.7

    Supervisor, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£8.86 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Choosing own rota

    Worst thing

    Communication from head office
    Maintenance

    8.6

    Manager, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£25,500 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Great to have some interaction with certain customers

    Worst thing

    Head office and upper management don't take into consideration what is going on in individual stores

    4.7

    Supervisor, November 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£8.51 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The customers
    Friendly staff

    Worst thing

    The pay

    8.1

    Sales Assistant, November 2020

    • Β£6.45 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    The jobs easy

    Worst thing

    Lack of staff

    2.1

    Senior sales supervisor, September 2020

    • Β£8.97 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • Less than a year experience
  • Best thing

    Sales assistant si work with

    Worst thing

    Assistant manager never working her contracted hours, taking unpaid leave because she can't be arsed to get childcare despite telling everyone else to get childcare

    3.3

    Supervisor, August 2020

    • Β£8.86 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Works around childcare

    Worst thing

    Not Covid 19 secure
    Not clean
    Disorganised
    Lack of support from head office

    4.2

    Sales assistant, August 2020

    • Β£8.70 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Serving the community

    Worst thing

    Not enough staff budget

    3.6

    Manager, August 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£21,700 per year, working a 42 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    My team

    Worst thing

    . No breaks
    . Lack of rota, very last minute
    . Left to run the store by myself for 8 hrs out of the day and the manager complains that I don't get enough done.
    . No career progression
    . Any reports to head office gets ignored been sending out a report for the last 4 years they keep changing area managers

    3.6

    Supervisor, August 2020

    • Β£8.87 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    working with the public

    Worst thing

    Lone working

    5.1

    Branch manager, August 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£24,000 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The girls who I work with,and it's just down the road from me

    Worst thing

    Most things

    2.6

    Shop assistant, July 2020

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

    Some of the people I work with. And our lovely customers

    Worst thing

    The manager has no people skills, doesn’t take into account childcare issues but yet will leave the store change her shifts if her dog is sick!, oh and she never works her 40 hours she always has to dash off

    3.0

    Store supervisor, July 2020

    • Β£8.69 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Convenient

    Worst thing

    Single manning while doing 2 different jobs

    4.5

    Supervisor, June 2020

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

    Workmates

    Worst thing

    Only ssp when off.
    Wages are crap

    5.5

    Supervisor, April 2020

    • Β£8.78 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Some of the people I work with and some customers.

    Worst thing

    Rota changes more or less every week no notice given your not even asked or contacted if you can do the hours.plus having to be security gaurd and cleaner.

    4.5

    General assistant, February 2020

    • Β£8.21 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Quiet at times

    8.7

    Duty manager, February 2020

    • Β£8.62 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Flexible hours
    Staff are ok
    Customers are friendly
    Shifts are easy not too long or short

    Worst thing

    Upper manager dont have a clue
    We dont get to do our own orders
    Too much stock gets sent in
    Hours are getting cut each month

    3.5

    Supervisor, February 2020

    • Manages people
    • Β£8.36 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Getting to know the community with in the shop, work with a great team .

    Worst thing

    I seem to do everything but not being appreciated.

    5.2

    Senior sales supervisor, February 2020

    • Β£8.36 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
  • Best thing

    Set shifts and friendly members of staff

    Worst thing

    Being spoken down to by members of the public

    5.9

    Supervisor, November 2019

    • Manages people
    • Β£8.37 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience