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5.6

The Works

The Works job reviews

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  • Best thing

    I work with a good team. There is job security at the moment

    Worst thing

    Hours model has recently changed, leaving very tight on staffing. Having to work far more full weekends than I used to

    7.0

    The Works Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    My co-workers and I have a good dynamic

    Worst thing

    Travel, no reimbursement, unclear instructions

    3.8

    The Works Employee, June 2021

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  • Best thing

    Close to home
    Caters to many different retail sectors

    Worst thing

    Constantly moving the shop to keep up with head office request

    7.6

    The Works Employee, May 2021

  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Dealing with angry customers

    6.5

    The Works Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Guaranteed hours

    Worst thing

    Head office set tasks on top of the general tasks needed

    7.3

    The Works Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    I am allowed to get on with my job.
    I am respected and well thought of.
    My team value each other

    Worst thing

    Taking in delivery can be hard work

    9.3

    The Works Store manager, February 2021

  • Best thing

    Not far to travel and can travel the country coveting stores

    Worst thing

    Constantly changing lay out and not enough time to give promotion a chance to work

    6.7

    The Works Assistant manager, January 2021

  • Best thing

    Fits around school

    Worst thing

    The company is so focused on money they forget staff are human beings

    3.7

    The Works Sales assistant, December 2020

  • Best thing

    Team, lots of holiday
    can put a personal touch to store

    Worst thing

    Expectations vs salary
    Pay as a whole

    6.7

    The Works Store manager, November 2020

  • Worst thing

    Feel like not given enough training

    2.9

    The Works Sales assistant, August 2020

  • Best thing

    Meeting customers

    Worst thing

    Pressure for add on sales, reward cards, shoplifters, no proper staff room.

    5.9

    The Works Sales assistant, August 2020

  • Best thing

    People, customers and Processing deliveries and counting stock

    Worst thing

    workload and micromanagment from asm and head office

    3.7

    The Works Supervisor, July 2020

  • Best thing

    Great perks and great team. Friendly managers and shifts go fast.

    Worst thing

    Low pay and hours.

    6.1

    The Works Sales assistant, July 2020

  • Best thing

    Fairly easy going

    Worst thing

    The terrible pay

    1.7

    The Works Assistant manager, July 2020

  • Best thing

    the discount

    Worst thing

    poor management, poor communication. Feeling unsafe

    2.6

    The Works Sales assistant, July 2020

  • Best thing

    The team members.

    Worst thing

    The stress of being customer facing and the size of our store.

    6.5

    The Works Shop assistant, December 2019