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3.5
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66%
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72%
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John Durkan
269 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay compares to other supermarket(in 107 reviews)

  • "Great environment with flexible hours(in 65 reviews)

Cons
  • "may involve politics within team members(in 47 reviews)

  • "Long hours, unpredictable roster lack of communication(in 44 reviews)

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  1. "Great job, Great people"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant in Brighton, Victoria
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Coles part-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Some jobs are quite chill and get to hang with people all shift (in deli department at least)

    Cons

    people not pulling their weight

    Coles2019-05-18
  2. "Coles Part Time Experience 2016"

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    Former Employee - Team Member in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Coles part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly work environment and my manager was understanding.

    Cons

    The shifts could get lengthy sometimes

    Coles2019-05-16
  3. "Good Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Coles part-time

    Pros

    - Friendly and supportive team - Relatively good pay - Flexible roles across the store - Reward good work

    Cons

    Sometimes hard to get shifts as a casual team member.

    Coles2019-05-14
  4. "Night fill"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hobart

    I have been working at Coles part-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Good pay Good as a starter or student

    Cons

    Less hours Politics Ethics and values

    Advice to Management

    Work life balance Cultural and values

    Coles2019-05-12
  5. "manager"

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    Current Employee - Boss in Gold Coast
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Coles full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    good pay and excellent conditions

    Cons

    have to work even on lunch brakes

    Advice to Management

    no work hard

    Coles2019-05-10
  6. "pay"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Brunswick
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Coles part-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Great Management, long hours on shifts

    Cons

    low pay, minimum wage would be better if it was higher

    Coles2019-05-09
  7. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Good team environment and great manager

    Cons

    Not enough hours on casual basis

    Coles2019-05-09
  8. "Good place to work if you have other commitments."

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    Current Employee - Store Assistant in Newcastle
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    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Coles part-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours . Plenty of work available for competent individuals.

    Cons

    Management is often poor. The company doesn't care about employees.

    Coles2019-05-21
  9. "Shifts"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Good pay and easy job

    Cons

    Not enough shifts which got irritating.

    Advice to Management

    Should be more interactive and keep a watch out for all workers.

    Coles2019-05-05
  10. "Night Filler"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Great work environment The job is easy work

    Cons

    Late hours can be tough at times

    Coles2019-05-01
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