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"Inventory Control"

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Former Employee - Stock Controller in Exeter, England
Former Employee - Stock Controller in Exeter, England
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Western Power Distribution full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

I worked for WPD for 11 years in Exeter I worked for SWEB originally then they split it in two halves. I always loved working for WPD and had great work colleges. The company was always good to me with flexi time when I had my kids etc. And the management was always excellent and very supportive.

Cons

WPD has since taken over the Midlands and WPD has gone right down hill. One thing goes in one area but not in another they all have their own rules with no consistency. I wouldn't want to work for them now but unfortunately my poor husband still does. He now works in the Midlands he doesn't get any of the management support or back up. Management don't seem to want to take on any responsibilities a whole different company now totally different. I am very surprised that Mr R Symons has let this happen.

Advice to Management

You need to set out rules and regs and set them company wide. West Midlands seem to make it up as they go along. No longer the highly thought of company I used to know!

Other Employee Reviews

Other Employee Reviews

  1. Helpful (2)

    "What benefits?"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    None, terrible company to work for

    Cons

    Many, pretty much everything apart from the pay


  2. "Job satisfaction"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cardiff, Wales
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cardiff, Wales
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Secure job work varies from day to day

    Cons

    Treated differently to other colleagues doing the same job

    Advice to Management

    Use clocking system for time keeping

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