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Updated 13 February 2018
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Woolworths Group Managing Director Brad Banducci
Brad Banducci
125 Ratings

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  • Long hours on your feet with very minimal break times to just get some food (in 30 reviews)

  • Long hours little work life balance in retail in general hours can be excessive (in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Replenishment team support manage"

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    Current Employee - Night Fill 2ic in Melbourne
    Current Employee - Night Fill 2ic in Melbourne

    I have been working at Woolworths Group full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work culture and best professional team

    Cons

    Nothing to mention at this point of time

    Advice to Management

    None at this point of time


  2. "Great benefits from unions but some managers are overworked"

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    Former Employee - Store Assistant in Gordon, New South Wales
    Former Employee - Store Assistant in Gordon, New South Wales
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Unions have helped employees get great break rights.

    Cons

    Many managers have 12 hour days because of unrealistic expectations created by previous managers combined with many employees not showing up to work.


  3. "Friendly Enviroment"

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    Former Employee - LINE RUNNER in Truganina
    Former Employee - LINE RUNNER in Truganina
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Woolworths Group part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly Environment
    Easy to find
    Canteen is amazing

    Cons

    Long hours
    Cold environment
    Communication

    Advice to Management

    Look after your staff they make your company


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  5. "Great First Job"

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    Former Employee - Deli Assistant
    Former Employee - Deli Assistant

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

    Pros

    A great place to get into the workforce and gain some life skills.

    Cons

    Can be hard to balance with uni.


  6. "Part-time Produce Member"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Woolworths Group part-time

    Pros

    Good job for uni student needing flexible hours

    Cons

    Senior management is very political and out of touch


  7. "Works Hard"

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    Current Employee - Product Owner in Bella Vista
    Current Employee - Product Owner in Bella Vista
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Woolworths Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Opportunities. Good bonus scheme. Family oriented company.

    Cons

    Hard work with Long hours


  8. "Check out chick"

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

    I worked at Woolworths Group full-time

    Pros

    good flexible hours, and additional hours were always available

    Cons

    managers had inflated egos which sometimes skewed culture

    Advice to Management

    reduce your level of ego to be more relatable to get better outcomes from your team.


  9. "Great way to enter the workforce"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Supervisor in Somerville
    Current Employee - Customer Service Supervisor in Somerville
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Woolworths Group part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Starting Point, Easy to learn and gain confidence within

    Cons

    Little room for Career Advancement


  10. "Nightfill"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Woolworths Group part-time

    Pros

    Discount, Good team environment, Good Pay

    Cons

    Bad Management, Not enough hours to go around for the amount of staff


  11. "good to be gone"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Woolworths Group part-time

    Pros

    minimal brain work needed (not always a pro)

    Cons

    very obvious favouritism and high competition between management


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