Greggs Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 21, 2021

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Greggs CEO Roger Whiteside
Roger Whiteside
655 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good team work, lots of overtime(in 157 reviews)

  • "All ok Staff discount and paid breaks(in 99 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Very early starts can be as early as 5am(in 79 reviews)

  • "Long hours Sometimes no one has staff(in 77 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Best Company to work for if you are looking for flexibility and good relations.

      Jan 21, 2021 - Senior Team Member in Reading, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very Flexible. Friendly Team. Generous pay and staff discount (50%).

      Cons

      Can get very busy and requires to be on your feet for long hours. The job is mostly task based and can get repetitive.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Very good

      Jan 16, 2021 - Senior Sales 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      50% discount, flexible hours, progression,

      Cons

      At time long hours when it's really quiet

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      Jan 13, 2021 - Manager in Cheltenham, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing company to work for and great staff members.

      Cons

      Long hours over the weekend.

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good part time job

      Jan 12, 2021 - Team Member 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good bonding nature between staff

      Cons

      Long hours and not great

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good job during studies

      Dec 14, 2020 - Team Member 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great discount on food friendly Active

      Cons

      long hours of standing strong smell

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good for progression

      Dec 4, 2020 - Shop Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good opportunities for progression Fantastic pay Supportive colleagues and management

      Cons

      Long hours and early starts

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Fab

      Oct 29, 2020 - Team Member 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good food, good team shifts good

      Cons

      long hours but days off

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Lovely place to work

      Oct 20, 2020 - Supervisor in Glasgow, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great colleagues, profit share, progression

      Cons

      Poor pay, long hours, very early starts

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work for

      Sep 30, 2020 - Team Member in Bournemouth, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Colleagues Great Pay (Above minimum) Great managerial staff

      Cons

      Long hours Customer can be rude (but as long as you have great colleagues, they make you feel better)

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Heads up

      Sep 27, 2020 - Assistant Manager in Manchester, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good staff lovely managers love it

      Cons

      Long hours long hours ok

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