Openreach

Openreach is a broadband and telephone maintenance company.

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Openreach job reviews

  • Best thing

    Job variation, hours, benefits, pension,

    Worst thing

    Communication within the company

    9.8

    Openreach Employee, February 2022

  • Worst thing

    Being bullied by senior managers to make thier stats look good

    1.4

    Openreach Employee, February 2022

  • Best thing

    Team mates

    Worst thing

    Unfortunately the understanding of upper management and pay

    9.0

    Openreach Employee, February 2022

  • Best thing

    Manage own workload and working with good people.

    Worst thing

    Glass ceilings, lack of progression, favoritism on progression, politics, excessive redundant safety checks, lack of empathy from senior staff and management.

    4.5

    Openreach Employee, December 2021

  • Best thing

    No two days the same

    Worst thing

    Work pressure

    4.1

    Openreach Employee, November 2021

  • Best thing

    People I work with

    Worst thing

    Un realistic work load

    2.8

    Openreach Employee, August 2021

  • Best thing

    Everything w

    Worst thing

    Cold and rain

    9.4

    Openreach Employee, May 2021

  • Best thing

    The hours and pay

    Worst thing

    The unnecessary pressure

    4.7

    Openreach Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Meeting the public, and fixing their issues

    Worst thing

    Dealing with internal processes to achieve fixes on the day

    1.7

    Openreach Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Freedom of being on the road

    Worst thing

    Lack of understanding from management

    9.0

    Openreach Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Working in different places

    Worst thing

    team calls and doing safety checks when the are not needed

    9.7

    Openreach Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Being out on the road working somewhere different every day.

    Worst thing

    Working outside in the winter months

    9.6

    Openreach Employee, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Freedom to plan your own day, company vehicle, tools supplied, great pay, sick pay, great bonuses. Very flexible shifts.

    Worst thing

    Sometimes workstack can be unrealistic but you can always ask for an assist.

    9.8

    Openreach Fibre jointer, March 2021

  • Best thing

    It’s rewarding

    Worst thing

    Working in the weather

    10

    Openreach Employee, March 2021

  • Best thing

    I’d still say it’s not a bad place to work

    Worst thing

    Communication between departments

    9.2

    Openreach Engineer, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Meeting people and being outside

    Worst thing

    Snow and having to lay the ground.

    9.9

    Openreach Network engineer, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Job satisfaction when I solve a problem

    Worst thing

    Pressure when struggling on a job

    9.9

    Openreach Employee, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Hours and work

    Worst thing

    Getting wet

    9.8

    Openreach Telecommunications engineer, February 2021

  • Best thing

    Pay, benefits, easy job

    Worst thing

    Politics, processes, favouritism, no progression

    6.2

    Openreach Employee, January 2021

  • Best thing

    Learn something different every day

    Worst thing

    Weather

    10

    Openreach Service engineer, January 2021

  • Best thing

    Variation of work

    Worst thing

    Working outside

    9.4

    Openreach Service engineer, January 2021

  • Best thing

    The role itself is fantastic, also the company as a whole looks after you if you get sick. But one of the main benefits is the employees broadband

    Worst thing

    The expectations of the general public can sometimes be really high and sometimes can feel a little under appreciated for how much hard work that goes into keeping the country's broadband and telephone services running

    9.9

    Openreach Engineer, December 2020

  • Best thing

    easy. good money. nice to be outside. fun. good exercise. funny sometimes

    Worst thing

    management. constant process changes.

    9.6

    Openreach Engineer, December 2020

  • Best thing

    Keeping people connected

    Worst thing

    External weather

    9.8

    Openreach Precision test officer, November 2020

  • Best thing

    It’s amazing

    Worst thing

    Having enough experience

    9.9

    Openreach Service delivery engineer, November 2020

  • Best thing

    Every days different

    Worst thing

    Working out doors

    9.9

    Openreach Engineer, November 2020

  • Best thing

    Autonomy

    Worst thing

    Things beyond my control

    9.6

    Openreach Engineer, October 2020

  • Best thing

    Working on your own and alll over

    Worst thing

    Weather

    9.5

    Openreach Engineer, October 2020

  • Best thing

    No two days are the same

    Worst thing

    Working in all conditions

    9.5

    Openreach Engineer, October 2020

  • Best thing

    Receiving night allowance.

    Worst thing

    Working on the rain and snow

    9.9

    Openreach Cabler, October 2020

  • Best thing

    Weekends

    Worst thing

    Working in the rain

    8.5

    Openreach Engineer, September 2020

  • Best thing

    Not commuting in personal vehicle. Free uniform

    Worst thing

    Disrespect

    1.1

    Openreach Customer service engineer, September 2020

  • Best thing

    On your own

    Worst thing

    Lack of facilities. Workload

    3.3

    Openreach Customer service engineer, August 2020

  • Best thing

    3 day week

    Worst thing

    Work planning

    9.9

    Openreach Telecommunications engineer, May 2020

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