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Woolworths (South Africa) Reviews

Updated 23 May 2019

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Found 114 reviews

4.0
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85%
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81%
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Woolworths (South Africa) CEO Ian Moir
Ian Moir
38 Ratings
Pros
  • "great team, flexible hours, great support(in 6 reviews)

  • "(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "(in 4 reviews)

  • "Heaps of pressure, Short of Budget to do task, Need to do long hours 11-12 if your are on Salary:((in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Woolworths (South Africa)

    Pros

    Good managerial support and pay

    Cons

    Water Cooler jokes could be better

    Advice to Management

    Keep putting your faith in your staff

    Woolworths (South Africa)2018-10-06
  2. "Woolworths team member experience"

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    Former Employee - Team Member in Bankstown
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Woolworths (South Africa) part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly staff Flexible hours Easy and simple work

    Cons

    Minimal breaks Repetitive work Difficult to career progress

    Advice to Management

    Allow for a more breaks

    Woolworths (South Africa)2018-09-17
  3. "Not bad"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Woolworths (South Africa) part-time

    Pros

    They are pretty good guys

    Cons

    They can expect too much from one person sometimes.

    Woolworths (South Africa)2017-10-13
  4. "Best first job"

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Gladstone, Queensland

    I have been working at Woolworths (South Africa) part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly and helpful staff I was always able to keep up with school work when working

    Cons

    Not a lot to put here really

    Woolworths (South Africa)2017-10-11
  5. "Customer Service Team Member"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Woolworths (South Africa) part-time

    Pros

    flexible, easy hours, nice team, positive environment, work-life balance

    Cons

    managers can be annoying, rude customers, managers can be bossy, low pay, low hours

    Woolworths (South Africa)2017-10-04
  6. "#1"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Woolworths (South Africa)

      Pros

      A Good place to work

      Cons

      If you don't hustle you get stuck

      Woolworths (South Africa)2017-09-26
    • "It's good"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Woolworths (South Africa) part-time

        Pros

        It's got great pay and great bosses

        Cons

        Rude customers but that's retail for you

        Woolworths (South Africa)2017-09-11
      • "Good company"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Woolworths (South Africa) part-time

        Pros

        Good people fun to work with great atmosphere

        Cons

        Unpredictable hours normal stuff for this type of work

        Advice to Management

        Keep all the stores up to date some things in ours are starting to look taky

        Woolworths (South Africa)2017-08-19
      • "Don't Recommend"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook

        I worked at Woolworths (South Africa) part-time

        Pros

        Working with young people is a pro.

        Cons

        Supervisors, manager, very boring and repetitive, very rude customers.

        Woolworths (South Africa)2017-09-03
      • "Excellent place to work right"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Woolworths (South Africa)

        Pros

        - high pay - great people - good career opportunities

        Cons

        Not many down sides, great place

        Woolworths (South Africa)2017-08-18
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