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ALDI Reviews

Updated 17 Jan 2020

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3.4
55%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
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ALDI  Jason Hart
Jason Hart
134 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay for the hard work provided(in 530 reviews)

  • "They offer great pay and benefits(in 431 reviews)

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  1. "Aldi CSA"

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    Current Employee - Corporate Trust Analyst in Sheffield, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay and experience along with good atmosphere

    Cons

    Worked hard and expected to be able to be very versatile

    ALDI2020-01-15
  2. "Hard work for great rewards and benefits"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Loughborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great pay, supportive team, simple lines of communication throughout.

    Cons

    Anti social hours, work/life balance can be touch to maintain.

    Advice to Management

    More time should be taken to appreciate staff's individual strengths.

    ALDI2020-01-17
  3. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Peterborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Job security is almost guaranteed

    Cons

    Relentlessly increasing targets. Moving every year and extremely challenging

    Advice to Management

    If you want an easy ride, don't even apply

    ALDI2020-01-12
  4. "Great employer"

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    Current Employee - Store Assistant in Derby, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Streamlined, clear and good communication. Lots of opportunities to gain variety of skills.

    Cons

    Some anti-social hours expected.

    ALDI2020-01-10
  5. "Difficult but rewarding"

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    Former Employee - Store Assistant in Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at ALDI full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great introductory salary, friendly co-workers, never a dull moment

    Cons

    Strict performance targets, extremely fast paced work environment, especially during peak seasons

    ALDI2020-01-09
  6. "Fantastic facilities"

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    Current Employee - Deputy Manager in Neston, North West England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Really clean facilities Secure parking Always paid on time and correct Good rate of pay Trustworthy colleagues Positive environment

    Cons

    Lack of opportunities for progression Everybody is disposable Lots of micro-management AMS (Aldi Management System) is like a script and the bible. You are paid well to follow the script rather than use your experience.

    ALDI2020-01-05
  7. "HGV driver"

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    Current Employee - Hgv Driver in Darlington, North East England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay no nights out

    Cons

    Management are rubbish never allow hollidays

    ALDI2020-01-14
  8. "Corporate Hubris"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Exeter, England
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very rewarding work, generally great staff at store level

    Cons

    Non - flexibility from corporate managers, no support when needed

    ALDI2020-01-13
  9. "Great money but difficult job"

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    Former Employee - Retail Store Assistant in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at ALDI full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great money and good opportunities for progression

    Cons

    Constant pressure and managers frown on taking breaks which you are legally entitled to.

    ALDI2020-01-12
  10. "Store Manager"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager Trainee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Salary Great opportunities Schedule known in advance

    Cons

    Long hour shifts Work life balance is comprised

    ALDI2019-12-25
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