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Stock controllers

Wincanton

6.7

Not currently hiring

What do people say about working as a stock controllers at Wincanton?

  • Best thing

    I dependent work

    Worst thing

    sexism inequality

    2.5

    Wincanton Stock controller, February 2021

What do other people say about working at Wincanton?

  • Best thing

    I know what shifts I'm doing all year

    4.1

    Wincanton Employee, February 2022

  • Best thing

    I get out of house for 9, hour's

    Worst thing

    Sweeping up

    7.3

    Wincanton Employee, January 2022

  • Best thing

    Pay Rate and Hours

    Worst thing

    Unsupportive management and unachievable expectations

    4.2

    Wincanton Employee, December 2021

  • Best thing

    Good pay
    No to much pressure

    Worst thing

    It can be cold in winter

    9.9

    Wincanton Employee, December 2021

  • Best thing

    The hours

    Worst thing

    Boring and repetitive

    7.3

    Wincanton Employee, November 2021

  • Best thing

    Good Team Spirit

    Worst thing

    Salery & Higher Management

    7.7

    Wincanton Employee, November 2021

  • Best thing

    Staff shop

    Worst thing

    Not being appreciated

    2.6

    Wincanton Employee, October 2021

  • Best thing

    It's not too much heavy work

    Worst thing

    There is no worst things

    7.0

    Wincanton Employee, August 2021

  • Best thing

    Meeting new people and money.

    Worst thing

    Not getting enough support on your department.

    8.6

    Wincanton Employee, August 2021

  • Best thing

    Probably the pay

    Worst thing

    High pressure environment. Poor and sometimes even bullying management, treated like a robot.

    7.3

    Wincanton Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    My collegues

    Worst thing

    Disorganisation & not enough equipment to use to do our job or that the equipment we are expected to use is not fit for purpose

    2.5

    Wincanton Employee, July 2021

  • Best thing

    If you work quick, don't take breaks you could have a earlier finish.

    Worst thing

    Unfair distribution of routes, blame game mentality, one rule for one and one for another, rules and health and safety ate just for the sack of a tick box exercise.

    1.1

    Wincanton Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    I have the hours I want and the company has a great welfare team

    Worst thing

    Not being able to take holidays when we want

    8.8

    Wincanton Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    Pay and scheduled hours. I work 6-2 and it suits me perfectly.

    Worst thing

    Weekends off are rare. No time off at Christmas. You have to be in the manager’s little gang to have any chance of progression.

    8.0

    Wincanton Employee, June 2021

  • Worst thing

    Colleagues like to get you in trouble for no reason

    7.0

    Wincanton Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    Job satisfaction and safety

    Worst thing

    Shift time

    9.0

    Wincanton Employee, June 2021

  • Best thing

    I like the job and the people I work with

    Worst thing

    Treated differently to warehouse staff ie: pay and bonuses

    3.5

    Wincanton Employee, May 2021

  • Best thing

    Freedom to delegate the team

    Worst thing

    Very poor communication

    7.8

    Wincanton Employee, May 2021

  • Best thing

    The pay

    Worst thing

    Busy periods can be problematic

    9.8

    Wincanton Employee, May 2021

  • Best thing

    Shift pattern

    Worst thing

    Heavy lifting, working unpaid hours

    1.5

    Wincanton Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Holidays and weekends

    Worst thing

    Management not listening to the workers when they've got plans to change things

    6.0

    Wincanton Employee, April 2021

  • Best thing

    Pay, relaxed atmosphere

    Worst thing

    No direction, no leadership

    9.2

    Wincanton Employee, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Health and safety standards are excellent. Pay is really good and its job and finish. Best job I've ever had.

    Worst thing

    Dealing with members of the public who cant drive a car properly.

    9.9

    Wincanton HGV driver, March 2021

  • Best thing

    Early starts, salary is ok, up to date vehicles.

    Worst thing

    Management, being told I'm going somewhere else at the last minute.

    6.6

    Wincanton Employee, March 2021

  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Lack of support and training

    3.3

    Wincanton Employee, February 2021

  • Worst thing

    The whole job in general.

    1.5

    Wincanton Warehouse operative, February 2021

  • Best thing

    Been there 15 years I know a lot of people

    Worst thing

    Stress

    4.3

    Wincanton Manager, February 2021

  • Best thing

    Pays ok

    Worst thing

    The amount of different jobs you're supposed to be fully acquainted with that you only do once every 6 months or so

    5.5

    Wincanton Admin clerk, February 2021

  • Best thing

    Pay

    Worst thing

    Everything management care about performance even if health and safety rules are broken managers see you as a number.

    2.3

    Wincanton Warehouse operative, January 2021

  • Best thing

    Easy working days, allowed plenty of time as not to have to rush around, paid breaks, polite staff and management

    10

    Wincanton HGV driver, January 2021

  • Best thing

    Other operatives i work with

    Worst thing

    Management not being informed about anything

    4.1

    Wincanton Warehouse operative, January 2021

  • Best thing

    Its all right it pays the bills

    Worst thing

    Unfairness of rotas

    8.0

    Wincanton HGV driver, January 2021

  • Best thing

    Wages

    Worst thing

    Lack of trained personel

    6.4

    Wincanton Warehouse operative, January 2021

  • Worst thing

    Lack of job security
    High staff turnover
    All paid same regardless of skills

    3.2

    Wincanton Stock and admin clerk, December 2020

  • Best thing

    Not being pressured. Lots of time on my own.

    Worst thing

    Lack of communication between employer and contract owner

    9.5

    Wincanton HGV driver, November 2020

  • Best thing

    Pay and working on your own

    Worst thing

    Traffic. Bad planning

    7.5

    Wincanton HGV driver, November 2020

  • Best thing

    Pay, people and overtime availability

    Worst thing

    Strict rates and downtime monitoring and unfair job allocation

    9.4

    Wincanton Warehouse Operative, November 2020

  • Best thing

    Freedom when your out on the road nobody bothers you from the office

    Worst thing

    Bad planing ...other drivers

    9.0

    Wincanton Hgv driver, November 2020

  • Best thing

    Good variety of tasks. Good colleagues

    Worst thing

    Working weekends

    9.9

    Wincanton Warehouse operative, October 2020

  • Best thing

    Work with people from different backgrounds

    Worst thing

    Senior managers

    4.1

    Wincanton Trainer, October 2020

  • Best thing

    Getting paid every 4 weeks

    Worst thing

    The rate of pay for the effort of the job

    6.0

    Wincanton Warehouse colleague, August 2020

  • Best thing

    the colleagues I work with

    Worst thing

    the management
    not listening to the workers

    4.3

    Wincanton Warehouse operative, August 2020

  • Worst thing

    same boring shit for years

    7.8

    Wincanton Warehouse worker, July 2020

  • Best thing

    Low pressure easy work

    Worst thing

    Office staff

    5.5

    Wincanton Lorry driver, July 2020

  • Best thing

    The people I work with

    Worst thing

    Top management butting in

    9.2

    Wincanton Home delivery driver, July 2020

  • Best thing

    Mostly get left to get on with my work.

    Worst thing

    Being told what to do by people that don't know what they are doing.

    6.0

    Wincanton Flt driver, July 2020

  • Best thing

    4 10hr shifts then 3 off

    Worst thing

    Management

    8.6

    Wincanton Lgv driver, April 2020

  • Best thing

    Out and about

    Worst thing

    Too many jobs in one day

    3.7

    Wincanton Hgv Driver, March 2020

  • Best thing

    Working with friends

    Worst thing

    Long hours

    3.4

    Wincanton Delivery driver, February 2020

  • Best thing

    Variety in day today work

    Worst thing

    Unsteady hours

    1.0

    Wincanton HGV driver, December 2019