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Biffa Reviews

Updated 25 Mar 2020

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2.8
42%
Recommend to a Friend
71%
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Biffa Chief Executive Officer Michael Topham
Michael Topham
27 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great company to work for, who fully support employee engagement and have everyone’s best interests in mind(in 4 reviews)

  • "Supportive culture, ambitious plans, a senior team that genuinely listens, great people and fun(in 4 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent company"

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    Former Employee - IT Service Desk Analyst in High Wycombe, England

    I worked at Biffa full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very helpful team who are always there to support

    Cons

    They was great, always had a good experience

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    Biffa2020-02-10
  2. "Excellent service"

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    Former Employee - Refuse Loader in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Biffa full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Early finishes good paying job

    Cons

    Stopped council contract no support

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    Biffa2020-03-25
  3. "Biffa - avoid at all costs"

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    Current Employee - Technology Analyst in High Wycombe, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    None - dreadful management offering no direction

    Cons

    awful company - managers do not tell the truth

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    Biffa2020-03-25
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Looks great in the company magazine"

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    Current Employee - Driver in Warwick, West Midlands, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Biffa full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great workmates very helpful friendly

    Cons

    Power crazy management always looking to disaplin anybody they can

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    Biffa2020-03-17
  5. "Best in Class!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company to work for, who fully support employee engagement and have everyone’s best interests in mind. So many perks and benefits available. Career progression for those who want it and work for it. A real family vibe everywhere you go.

    Cons

    Can not think of one!

    Biffa2020-02-09
  6. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Barlborough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Biffa full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very caring management and seniors, great place to work

    Cons

    Non, the company is great

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    Biffa2020-01-27
  7. "Poor"

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    Current Employee - Depot Manager in Liverpool, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Biffa full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits package makes it bearable

    Cons

    No work life balance, poor senior management team, blame culture

    Biffa2020-03-03
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Inept"

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    Former Employee - Computer Information Systems Analyst in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Biffa full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Lots of positions if your prepared to compromise your standards

    Cons

    Its biffa .amazingly inept

    Biffa2020-01-19
  9. "Absolutely amazing department"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in High Wycombe, England

    I worked at Biffa part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Understanding managers and Head of department - Amazing with individuals who understand have parenting responsibilities - Fun energetic team -

    Cons

    - Salary wasn't the best

    Biffa2020-01-10
  10. "Bullying Slave Drivers"

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    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Biffa

    Pros

    You go home at the end of the day

    Cons

    Unrealistic expectations, which you are vilified for when they aren't met. Culture of bullying for sure. Passive aggression on an almost daily basis. Wages regularly short.

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    Biffa2020-02-13
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