Waitrose & Partners Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 27 Dec 2020

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Waitrose & Partners Managing Director Rob Collins
Rob Collins
683 Ratings
Pros
  • "Nice culture friendly staff good pay flexible hours(in 385 reviews)

  • "Good benefits staff discount across Waitrose and John lewis(in 215 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours sometimes finishing late(in 85 reviews)

  • "Limited opportunities to progress particularly if you work part time(in 65 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assisstent in Stourbridge, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Love my job, love the team I work with

    Cons

    4am starts and long hours

  2. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Waitrose Supermarket Assistant in London, England

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    Friendly work environment and management.

    Cons

    Long hours and tough work


  3. "good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Shopfloor Assistant 

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    good to work at if your student

    Cons

    long hours if your studying

  4. "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Assistant- Sales Floor 
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Management are very helpful and friendly

    Cons

    Long hours can be difficult

  5. "Relevant Work"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Milton Keynes, England

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners full-time

    Pros

    Lovely People. Great Pay. Lovely food. I thoroughly enjoyed my time working at waitrose

    Cons

    Long hours. Management are clueless. They werent able to understand that i had real life committments

  6. "great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England

    I have been working at Waitrose & Partners part-time

    Pros

    nice people and management friendly

    Cons

    long hours, and tiring work

  7. "Good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Store Assistant and Cashier in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners for more than a year

    Pros

    The staff in the shop are great people to work with. There is a sense of belonging and you also get a 25% off discount on John Lewis and 20% discount in Waitrose.

    Cons

    There might be long shifts and you work long hours on your feet.

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  8. "assistant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    good pay nice people grid

    Cons

    boring long hours didn't get bonus

  9. "Waitrose Nights"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shop Assistant 

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

    Pros

    Good job, good pay, good social

    Cons

    Bad social life, long hours, back hurting

  10. "waitrose employee"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Waitrose Supermarket Assistant in Shaftesbury, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Waitrose & Partners for more than a year

    Pros

    great place to work with many opportunities available. great benefits! understanding of my other employment

    Cons

    long hours and the pay isnt great

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