Australia Post Reviews

Updated 7 Jun 2021

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Australia Post Managing Director and Group CEO Christine Holgate (no image)
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134 Ratings
Pros
  • "standard good environment work life balance(in 52 reviews)

  • "Good pay compared to other places for university student looking for a job or someone fresh out of high school(in 34 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours in working every day(in 10 reviews)

  • "At EFOY Senior Management decided to cap an uncapped scheme that cost high performers dearly(in 10 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good culture

      31 May 2021 - Senior Developer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good working culture, relax and caring

      Cons

      change of upper management can cause delay in things

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Lots of Opportunity

      7 Jun 2021 - Finance Business Partner in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Big company, room to grow, lots of opportunity if seeking

      Cons

      Regular change limits continuity of implementation

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Review

      22 May 2021 - Postal Services Officer in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Certainty to keep job. When you got permanent, they will try their best to keep you keep the job.

      Cons

      Take quite a long time to get from part time to full time

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Large org that connects to real people

      12 May 2021 - Business Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Postal services has been around for over 200 yrs - and through evolution, is still providing essential services to all Australians. There are diverse opportunities at Post from delivery to Identity technicians; lots of room to learn and develop.

      Cons

      Recent headlines may have had an impact on the company image - but it doesn't affect people at my level of employment.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Great place

      26 May 2021 - Project Manager in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance; challenging role

      Cons

      Nepotistic; long tenures, stale ideas

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Good work life balance

      20 Mar 2021 - Postal Delivery Officer (Motorcycle) in Bathurst
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Work a little outside and a little inside -Ride around for most of the day -Able to get out into the community -Fairly relaxing culture in some work centres (it's not the same everywhere) -The pay is reasonable for what we do, could be better though.

      Cons

      -PPE can be lacking for a job where it can rain heavy on you for 3+ hours a day, sometimes in cold weather/snow -The can be a lack of teamwork and consistency in leadership and work practices. -Repetitive job.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work

      20 May 2021 - Product Manager in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance, interesting projects

      Cons

      Low risk appetite, speed to action

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Place to Work

      16 May 2021 - Parcel Sorter 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly coworkers, lots of opportunities for overtime

      Cons

      It can be tiring, especially during peak periods

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      PDO

      4 Jun 2021 - Postal Officer in Melbourne
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Early start and finish, don’t work public holidays or weekends

      Cons

      Outside in all extremes, junk mail

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Toxic Workplace Culture

      1 Jun 2021 - Customer Service Consultant in Brisbane
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice offices and good location

      Cons

      Internal hiring practices are biased and favour friendships/connections over experience

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