Compare Co-op vs Scottish Water BETA

See how working at Co-op vs. Scottish Water compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Co-op vs. Scottish Water. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Co-op

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Scottish Water

Employee Ratings

  • Scottish Water scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2021 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 71 reviews)
Scottish Water employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.6
Scottish Water employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.2
Scottish Water employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.8
Scottish Water employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.4
Scottish Water employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Co-op Ceo Steve Murrells
84%
84%Steve Murrells
CEO Approval
Scottish Water Ceo Douglas Millican
98%
98%Douglas Millican
Scottish Water employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Scottish Water employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Scottish Water employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Co-op employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Co-op has 2,301 more total submitted salaries than Scottish Water.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant233 Salaries
£9/hr
Team Leader108 Salaries
£9/hr
Manager15 Salaries
£35,073/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative4 Salaries
£21,144/yr
Team Leader7 Salaries
£41,798/yr
Manager1 Salaries
£54,014/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Co-op.
  • "Agile working" was the most mentioned Pro at Scottish Water.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Co-op.
  • "Public sector" was the most mentioned Con at Scottish Water.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 126 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 71 reviews)
Pros
"Agile working"(in 8 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 63 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
"Public sector"(in 7 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"10 May 2021

Former Employee - Team Leader

I worked at Co-op part-time for more than a year

Pros

Membership discount is great for staff.

Cons

No significant cons in the role.

Advice to Management

Make staff aware of their shifts earlier.

Current Contractor - Customer Service Advisor

I have been working at Scottish Water for less than a year

Pros

Flexible hours with decent pay and overtime opportunities

Cons

Can be stressful when busy

Job Postings

Co-op has 423 more recently posted open jobs than Scottish Water.