British Airways Reviews

Updated Dec 3, 2021

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3.4
59%
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74%
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British Airways CEO Sean Doyle
Sean Doyle
152 Ratings
Pros
  • "Can travel the world with staff travel and good life work balance(in 252 reviews)

  • "Great as you get travel benefits(in 83 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "At times you need to work long hours(in 59 reviews)

  • "You are just a number to the company(in 51 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good and the bad

      Nov 29, 2021 - Mixed Fleet Cabin Crew in Heathrow, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Staff travel is good . Lovely staff

      Cons

      Tiredness. Hard shifts. Long flights

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company to work for

      Dec 3, 2021 - Ground Operations Agent in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Shift pattern and workload is bearable compared to other companies

      Cons

      Manual Handling is crucial in this role

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Very fair employer

      Dec 2, 2021 - HR- Consultant in Heathrow, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Career progression opportunities, good training, very diverse workforce

      Cons

      Too slow to respond to market changes

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      I like it

      Dec 2, 2021 - Team Leader in Newcastle, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefits, interesting work, travel

      Cons

      work life balance not the greatest

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Flight attendant review

      Nov 30, 2021 - Cabin Crew Member in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Worldwide knowledge, multicultural, diversity and inclusion

      Cons

      Jet lag, no weekends off, missing important family dates

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great careers

      Nov 25, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Travel the world Meet new people Decent pay

      Cons

      Not many but can’t always get time off

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great company to work for

      Nov 25, 2021 - Customer Service Representative in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Travel Flexibility Local Variety Sociable Made good lifetime friends

      Cons

      Shift work Long hours Car parking distance

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      B1 LAE

      Nov 23, 2021 - Licensed Aircraft Engineer in Heathrow, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of opportunities to progress

      Cons

      Expensive place to live which degrades salary.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good perks

      Nov 21, 2021 - Licensed Aircraft Engineer in Heathrow, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The Pension is really good

      Cons

      The Management is very poor

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Nov 20, 2021 - Manager in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good prospects and treat well

      Cons

      Nothing I can think of to be honest

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