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Travis Perkins

Breakroom Rating
based on 17 job reviews
5.4/10
  • UK
  • DIY and builders merchants
travisperkins.co.uk

Travis Perkins job reviews

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

  • 8.4/10

    Sales

    • £15,800 per year, working a 33 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    March 2020
  • 5.2/10

    Warehouse operator

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

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Bad for people with caring responsibilities

    Best thing

    Hours

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    March 2020
  • 7.6/10

    Yard manager

    • Manages people
    • £26,500 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Enough training
    3. No paid breaks
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    March 2020
  • 5.5/10

    Warehouse operative

    • £25,700 per year, working a 42 hour week
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. No paid breaks
    3. Not enough training
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    March 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Colleague

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    February 2020
  • 1.7/10

    Yard man

    • £11.00 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Stressed
    2. Minimum sick pay
    3. Less than a week’s notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Customers

    Worst thing

    Favouritism uncaring feel like a slave and to much put on my shoulders

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    February 2020
  • 4.6/10

    Team leader

    • Manages people
    • £23,500 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 45–54 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Easy to take holidays
    2. Not enough training
    3. No paid breaks

    Worst thing

    Pressure, short staffed, workload, location, salary

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    October 2019
  • 5.1/10

    Assistant manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,000 per year, working a 44 hour week
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Not treated with respect
    3. Stressed
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    October 2019
  • 9.2/10

    Finance assistant

    • £18,500 per year, working a 38 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Enough training
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    October 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Lorry driver

    • £15.00 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    I am my own boss on the road

    Worst thing

    To many drops in a day

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    October 2019
  • 7.3/10

    Driver

    • £25,000 per year, working a 44 hour week
    • 34–44 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    The staff I work with, The manager and driving a brand-new lorry

    Worst thing

    Overworked for one lorry

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    October 2019
  • 7.6/10

    HGV driver

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Managers change their shifts at short notice

    Best thing

    Meeting people

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    October 2019
  • 7.3/10

    Assistant branch manager

    • Manages people
    • £25,800 per year, working a 45 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Paid accurately
    3. Stressed

    Best thing

    Making money

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    October 2019
  • 5.9/10

    Driver toolhire

    • £9.50 per hour
    • 55–64 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Indepedence

    Worst thing

    Under pressure no help

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    October 2019
  • 8.7/10

    Sales

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The management

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    October 2019
  • 7.6/10

    Assistant branch manager

    • Manages people
    • £26,700 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25–34 years old

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Recommends their team
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    October 2019