B&Q Reviews

Updated Sep 24, 2021

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3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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Graham Bell
316 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay for students or adults(in 102 reviews)

  • "Good benefits 20% staff discount and other online companies(in 71 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "I worked at b&q for a number of years until I couldn’t take it anymore(in 72 reviews)

  • "Long hours and sometimes physical workload - but worth it(in 34 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Solid employer

      Sep 18, 2021 - Sales Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Training on the job, supplied uniform, career development and good job security. Regular overtime offered.

      Cons

      Part time hours are rarely fixed, making routine or finding subsidiary work difficult.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      Sep 22, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good team Growth opportunities Discount Card Holiday Personal Development

      Cons

      Often short staffed Huge workload at times

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Best entry retail jobs

      Sep 22, 2021 - Kitchen Design & Sales in Crawley, West Sussex, South East England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Employees get are treated well. Salary schemes. Great Holiday 6.5 weeks. Good uniform supplied. Versatile team.

      Cons

      Can be long days on your feet. Make sure you have some good shoes.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good employer

      Sep 16, 2021 - Office Administrator in Carlisle, England, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good working conditions and incentives

      Cons

      My job being made redundant

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great team at former store

      Sep 15, 2021 - Customer Advisor in Hereford, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly team will treat you as family

      Cons

      Some management skill is lacking on occasions

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Customer advisor

      Sep 16, 2021 - Student in Huddersfield, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great people to work with

      Cons

      General public can be very needy

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      B&Q review

      Sep 16, 2021 - Customer Advisor 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice staff, nice place to work

      Cons

      can't think of any cons

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      nice place to work

      Sep 14, 2021 - Seasonal Customer Advisor in Farnborough, Hampshire, South East England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      flexible and good discount avaliable

      Cons

      long hours, no chairs at tills

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good benefits

      Sep 13, 2021 - Deputy Manager in Sheffield, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great benefits, encouraged progression and diversity

      Cons

      Some senior management liked to have a bit of a power trip

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Company

      Sep 14, 2021 - Customer Assistant in Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales, Wales
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      20% staff discount after 3 months of working here.

      Cons

      Not very flexible with working hours.

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