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Updated 19 February 2018
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Pros
  • Positive work environment with good team members (in 57 reviews)

  • Great team work, diversity and positive work environment (in 29 reviews)

Cons
  • Bank of Hours system (time in leiu) as opposed to overtime (in 32 reviews)

  • Not enough invested in developing the team members and training them up to work across several different areas (in 37 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Team Member/Cashier in Busselton
    Former Employee - Team Member/Cashier in Busselton
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bunnings Warehouse part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Lots of benefits. Friendly people. Either teenagers or 40yr Olds

    Cons

    Gossipy work environment in the front end sometimes.


  2. "team member"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bunnings Warehouse part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Other staff were really nice and friendly.
    Good discounts. Generally good hours

    Cons

    Sometimes when they were quiet they would send you home.
    As a casual worker shifts would decrease dramatically in winter


  3. "great company"

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    Former Employee - Hand Stock in Cairns
    Former Employee - Hand Stock in Cairns
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bunnings Warehouse full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    definitely atmosphere , people, mostly everything (not lying but stupid glass door making me do this to read other reviews -.-)

    Cons

    not a lot of cons which is good

    Advice to Management

    keep doing you


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  5. "Great Employer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Bunnings Warehouse full-time

    Pros

    Take good care of employees.

    Cons

    Very stuck in their ways, hard to make changes to improve the system.


  6. "Relaxed worked environment, employee focussed but slow career progression."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Reputable brand, staff discounts, retail leader.

    Cons

    Slow (sometimes non existent) career progression.

    Advice to Management

    Recognise degrees and education and try and make the organisation less bureaucratic and more flexible in nature.


  7. "G4 leader"

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    Former Employee - G4 Leader in Thomastown
    Former Employee - G4 Leader in Thomastown
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Bunnings Warehouse full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Discounts, 2 hr long lunches

    Cons

    Bank of hours, culture all smoke and mirrors, you get promised the world and get nothing

    Advice to Management

    Stop the bullying, harassment and back stabbing and start supporting your team members


  8. "Team member"

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    Current Employee - Team Member in Newcastle
    Current Employee - Team Member in Newcastle

    I have been working at Bunnings Warehouse part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great team members and customers good rate of pay

    Cons

    Bank of hours and temperature in the building


  9. "Team member"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Flexible, great culture, understanding and inclusive

    Cons

    heavy workload, tough conditions(no aircon)

    Advice to Management

    continue the great work and ensure hours are reasonable for employees


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Good foundation laid for future opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Team Member
    Current Employee - Team Member
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bunnings Warehouse full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great team culture and vibe

    Cons

    No acknowledgment for hard work and BOH

    Advice to Management

    Review required


  11. "Team member"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bunnings Warehouse part-time

    Pros

    friendly team, flexible hours and pretty good pay for retail

    Cons

    you may get put in roles you dont want


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