Waitrose & Partners Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 20 Jul 2020

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Waitrose & Partners Managing Director Rob Collins
Rob Collins
572 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good holiday allowance(in 309 reviews)

  • "Good benefits staff discount across Waitrose and John lewis(in 196 reviews)

Cons
  • "Stacking shelf’s for long hours can be very tiring(in 61 reviews)

  • "a lot of responsibility for a part-time job(in 58 reviews)

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  1. "Good for students"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Waitrose Supermarket Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Hire young people, decent pay

    Cons

    long hours and repetitive work

  2. "Great Place To Work For"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Twickenham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great managers, good investment in staff wellbeing,

    Cons

    Long hours are often expected


  3. "Overall good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supermarket Assistant in London, England

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great first job Management rewards hard work

    Cons

    Stacking shelf’s for long hours can be very tiring

  4. "Good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Sales in London, England

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Really nice staff happy place

    Cons

    Long hours And tiring tasks

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  5. "It was okay"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Farnham, South West England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Timesheets and shifts were organised - Contracted hours were fair - Managers accessible to talk to when needed - Clean work environment - Easy to get overtime

    Cons

    - Very boring and long hours on feet - Close to minimum wage - Progression is very slow - Repetitive - Unrealistic expectations

  6. "Fun but hard"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Server/Waiter 

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Fun, staff are great and friendly

    Cons

    Long hours, hard work, lots of drunks

  7. "Customer service"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Bristol, England

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    To be a parner at waitrose

    Cons

    Early starts and long hours at night

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  8. "good student job/first job"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Supermarket Assistant 

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners full-time

    Pros

    decent pay, employee benefits, friendly

    Cons

    long hours and short breaks

  9. "Treat you very well"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service 

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good treatment, Flexible, Nice colleges, easily taught jobs

    Cons

    Long hours but with fair breaks

  10. "Gruelling work but good pay"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Night Stocker 

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    If you like being on your feet go for this

    Cons

    Long hours and short breaks

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