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Coles Reviews

Updated 22 March 2019
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  • "Good pay when studying full-time" (in 95 reviews)

  • "Great environment with flexible hours" (in 61 reviews)

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  1. "Great first job and more"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Good Benefits
    Fair pay
    Good training
    Good career progression

    Cons

    Sometimes working with people who don't want to be there


  2. "General review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Coles full-time

    Pros

    Easy work
    Hours available morning and evening
    Variety of work if desired

    Cons

    Lack of communication
    Have to move for a formal promotion

  3. "Team member"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Darwin
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Darwin

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

    Pros

    Good teamwork environment and good paid for me as a student.

    Cons

    No cons. Good experience and I have learnt a lot.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  4. "night fill captain dairy department"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Coles part-time

    Pros

    flexible hours for uni students

    Cons

    Managers just bark orders down the line until it reaches us

    Advice to Management

    Directly communicate rather than go through several people


  5. "Great first job, stayed throughout uni"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Supervisor
    Former Employee - Customer Service Supervisor
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Coles part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility of being at a large company and having many coworkers.
    Reliable with pay and hours.

    Cons

    Some coworkers are a bit rude/bitter, but easy enough to avoid.
    Managers can be rude sometimes, but I've been lucky.


  6. "casual employer review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    very flexible
    nice management
    alright work environment (co workers)
    pay is pretty good

    Cons

    repetitive job
    mundane
    no job growth


  7. "4"

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

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    best team member working in good people

    Cons

    to work with some manger

  8. "good part-time job"

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    Current Employee - Team Member
    Current Employee - Team Member

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

    Pros

    Good team members and great work environment

    Cons

    stressful during short staff and extensive physical work


  9. "Great Team, Lousy Morale"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Meet Great people
    Relatively Easy work

    Cons

    Badly managed
    Poor Communication
    Poor treatment of management


  10. "Good place to work and grow"

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

    I worked at Coles full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent pay, friendly employees
    good benefits for employees

    Cons

    Nothing to share about coles

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work